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VW 23 Window Bus

Posted by Scott

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I saw this on This Isn’t Happiness today and it reminded me of my friend’s brother who used to be way into restoring VWs. He was always talking about “23 Window” buses like they were the holy grail of VW collecting (well, that and a split window Bug). I’ve seen one of these on the street in my lifetime — here in San Francisco — and one restored and sitting in a garage back home in Sacramento. I always wanted one, but at this point I think I’d settle for a new school one with the pop-top and sink and all that.

On another note: I love VW’s old adverts; they were always simple and to the point. They are all over my old Newsweeks from the 60′s, I’ll have to post some up soon.

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Rent says:

July 17, 2009 at 10:12 am

ever since I drove around in high school in my buddies VW Bus, I’ve always been a fan. I’m hoping to one day restore one and mash around town in it! they’re so much fun to drive.