1967 T2 split screen for sale

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1967 T2 split screen for sale

Post by john54 » Fri Oct 25, 2019 11:13 am

***Price drop*** For sale a 1967 German built, factory right hand drive, 13 window deluxe VW T2 Split screen campervan. Described by Volksworld magazine as “one of the nicest on the planet” £55,950

The bus was featured on the front cover of the August 2017 edition of Volksworld magazine, which included a seven page feature and a centre fold poster of the bus.
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Prior to the Splitty having a full no expense spared nut and bolt restoration,
the bus spent its life in the dry climate of southern Thailand.
The bus was purchased in Thailand then shipped to the UK in 2008.
Due to the fact the Splitty was in an amazing rust free condition, and drove faultlessly, it was the perfect candidate to build a show winning bus.
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The restoration of the bus was carried out by the exceptional craftsmen at Pitt Lane classic car restoration in Winchester UK. They completed the full body and show quality paint restoration on the bus, finishing it off in lovely original VW T2 colour of L31 Dove Blue.

The door cards and side panels are in a traditional deluxe style, with chrome strips, also fully re-manufactured and finished to perfection.
Lying beneath this stunning factory style interior the bus has been fully modernised with the addition of dynomat sound proofing insulation.
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The seating and rock and roll bed have been upholstered with soft luxury leather in a pleasing cranberry shade. Bespoke English oak units are fitted to one side of the vehicle which also comprises a fridge which can be run of the leisure battery or 240v AC through the electric hook up (in engine compartment)

All the cabin windows have roll up blinds held in position by press studs. The front and rear windows have wrap around covers from Bug Eyes.

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The first outing for the freshly restored splitty was to the Volksworld show at the end of March 2017.
The bus received a huge amount attention and positive feedback from the Volkswagen enthusiasts and visitors to the show.
This included the judging panel who awarded it one of their coveted Volksworld top 20 best of show prizes.
The bus then went on to receive a prize for best of show at the National Motor museum’s Volkswagen T-fest in August.
Following the second internal restoration the bus was shown in 2018 at the VW festival held at Harewood near Leeds. Here she was awarded best air cooled on display and also the ultimate award of best in show. Once again she received a great deal of praise and attention from all quarters.
-Full body restoration by Pitt Lane, in Winchester. Headlining and door cards by Bernard Newbury
-Bespoke English oak interior and luxury leather seats and rock & roll bed by Vantrim of Otley
- Bears motorsport gearbox with CE hydraulic clutch kit)
- (creative engineering) rack and pintion steering rack conversion.
- (creative engineering) weed eater front beam, and rear IRS conversion with late T2 rear hubs, adjustable spring plates and Gaz shocks all round.)
-fully re-wired electrics.
-New stainless steel bolts and fasteners attaching every component.
-CSP vented front disc brake conversation CE rear disc brake kit with CE servo. Goodridge braided brake lines, duel circuit master cylinder.
-CE safari front windows with original pop outs side windows all round.
-Retro Sounds Bluetooth, MP3 connectivity stereo with 7 hidden speakers and external Alpine 4 channel amplifier.
-wheels are SSP Fooks alloy wheels with spacers.
-Bug Tech gear shifter.
-New OEM old stock head lights, front and rear indicators.
-CE polished stainless VW badge and CE deluxe bumper and side trims (re-polished by M&M Polishers)
-New OEM bumpers with a show paint job by Ross Packard.
Wolfsburg Performance Type 1, 2007 cc (160bhp) 9:1 compression ratio
Long block spec
• Magnesium crankcase, machined for 90.5mm pistons, clearance for the stroker crank; drilled and tapped for the full flow oil system
• 8mm chrome alloy head studs
• CB performance 78mm forged 4340 chromemoly, nitride coated crankshaft
• Forged, lightened and balanced 200mm flywheel with 8mm down pins
• Berg 36mm forged chrome-moly gland nut with heavy duty washer
• Denzil balanced steel pully
• Kennedy 1700ib stage 1 pressure plate, 200mm heavy duty steel friction disc
• Mahle/KS bearings
• Elring gasket set
• Engle 110 camshaft and wheel
• Stock cam gears
• CB heavy duty cam followers
• CB big mouth pushrod tubes
• CB aluminium pushrods with chrome moly tips
• Scat 1 beam forged 4340 chrome-moly con rods with ARP 2000 bolts
• Mahle forged 90.5 mm striker barrel and piston set, tru arc clips
• WPS/CB performance 044 ported and gas flowed cylinder heads
• 40mm x 35.5 mm stainless steel valves, dual valve springs and chrome-moly retainers
• Bolt together rocker shaft with VW 1:1:1 rocker arms with swivel
• Scat rocker covers and clips
• Genuine early bosh distributor with 010 electronic ignition module
• Berg 26mm oil pump and full flow cover
• Berg 3.5 qt sump and cover plate
• 20W50 HP1 motor oil
• Dual solex 40mm twin choke carbs (Porsche 356/912)
• 12v Porsche 356 37 amp generator
• CSP super completion exhaust system
• CB electric fuel pump with s/s braided fuel lines
• Fram external oil filter
• Mocal 40 row external oil cooler
• Genuine Bosh 12v regulator
• Berg stand with balanced fan
• Full OEM black tinware
• 30hp style fan housing

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