1959 Volkswagen Microbus | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’59 Volkswagen Microbus that was at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1950 and 1967. The engine of this one is a 1.2 liter flat-4 that produces 36 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This Microbus was auctioned off for $192,500.

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Car of the Day 10/31/18

Today’s car of the day is this Volkswagen Kombi that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. The Volkswagen Type 2 is a van that’s been in production since 1949. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1967 and 1979 (for the US and Europe). The engine of this one is a 1.6 liter flat-4 that produces 60 horsepower and 82 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This van has a top speed of 71 mph.

Car of the Day 6/23/18

Today’s car of the day is the ’67 Volkswagen Samba Bus that was on That 70s Show, and I saw it at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1950 and 1967. The engine of this one is a 1.5 liter flat-4 that produces 53 horsepower and 78 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This Volkswagen was auctioned off for $121,000.