VW 72 Type 3 squareback
2017cc Built by Chico performance
Dyno Sheet 122HP 125TQ@5000RPM
125 E. Santa Clara St. #8
Arcadia, CA 91006
ph: (626) 390-5107
fax: (626) 447-2332
Body Work done by
Caronna Brothers Bodyworks
4 Smithfield Road, SMITHFIELD, NSW 2164
Auto Works Plus Lansvale in Automotive Electrical Services
72 Chadderton Street
Lansvale NSW 2166
(02) 9724 1777
Ugly & Crazy VWs -Worst Car Abortions! 1/2
http://www.SOLARRI.com VW Bugs, Beetle, MiniBus, Ghias, Type 181, Samba,
Vanagon, Eurovan, Frapper, Bay Window Bus, Type 2, all fall victim to love.
There is a special type of love for ones' Volkswagen to make these a
reality. Credit for workmanship and creativity is due for some of these
1966 VW Fastback
I've been working on a 1966 Fastback. Hope you guys like my progress.
*I own no rights to the songs*
ISP West "over the top" exhaust for VW Type 3
The old wheels sold quicker than I expected and the new rear wheels aren't
ready yet, so we're limited to the car sitting on jackstands. Definitely
quieter on the outside than with the merged header and stinger. I can't
wait to see if it is measurably quieter inside the cabin.
VW 1600 motor rebuild - part 4
The final part of this series covering the rebuild of a dual relief twin
port 1600 Volkswagen motor. In this video fitting the fan housing, tinware
and Exhaust as well as a test run.
Type 3 VW's
After going to a few VW shows these are the best of. Some SICK Type 3 VW's.
Restore VW Fastback
This a video log of me and my auto mechanics students restoring my 72 VW
1965 VW Squareback with buried speedo
In board my friend Caps 1965 VW Squareback.Hit 116 mph in one pass and
buried the speedo doing 120 mph in another.1914 cc, Cb Performance 044
Heads,MSD Ignition, FK10 Cam,Pauter 1.4:1 ratio rockers, Exhaust is custom built by Cap using a Corvette
SoCal Bajas Front Range Run Video
This video shows mgirdner and BajaSquared driving VW off road cars on
trails in the front range of the San Bernardino Mountains in Southern
California. Turn up the volume and enjoy the show!
1967 VW Type 3 Fastback: "Inge"
Portland, OR: excellent, nearly all-original 1967 VW Type 3 Fastback.
Third owner, has been with me for nearly 10 years. No rust beyond
superficial surface dings. Pan is 100% solid. Chrome is very good, though
has some minor areas of pitting. Never any sort of major accident (front
and rear are clean), though there is evidence of long-ago passenger side
door repair (done poorly). Glass is perfect. Motor is 98% original and "all
there." Original interior is excellent (no rips / tears; front seats could
use new foams), all correct trim pieces are there, dash is perfect.
Everything works but clock may need attention (regreasing, etc.) Runs,
drives, shifts, brakes wonderfully.
COMES WITH: original delivery papers and early records; original uber rare
*RED TYPE 3 WOLFSBURG FLOORMAT* though it is very well used and has always
had a hole at the heel near skinny pedal; red coco mats, a bit faded;
*extra set of correct Fastback popout window seals* (sourced from a donor
car; not NOS, but very good to excellent condition); original AM radio; NOS
German door seals; NOS Type 3 muffler; seals for turn signals and original
rear turn signal lenses. Also have small box of original parts.
NEEDS: has a slow oil leak on passenger side valve cover; possible new
battery (this one is new but has been driven so infrequently that it
doesn't crank well unless jumped); could use carb tuning or rebuilds and
general tune-up attention; needs new window rubber seals (front and rear);
could use new seals for front and rear trunks (I have one for rear.) I'd
also love to track down some original '67 Type 3 wheels and trim; these
chromies look nice from 10 ft away but the chrome is pretty weak and
starting to rust.
This car is not a show car (yet). It needs to live with a real Type 3 geek,
someone who will care for it and cherish it with the attention and love a
rare survivor like this deserves. I know in 10 years I am going to be very
regretful of this, but right now I do not have the means/time/skills to
maintain this wonderful car like it should be.
[ PS yes, I know I have a typo in one of the last titles... ]
VOLKSWAGEN TYPE 3 VARIANT 1970
This is Helmut my 1970 VW Type 3 Variant. He was in pieces when I got him,
and in the last year or so has been fully refurbished as per the factory