1978 Volkswagen Type 2 User Reviews

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Users ranked 1978 Volkswagen Type 2 against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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    Needed Lots Of Maintenence On It. — The maximum speed for this car that i've been is 62 going downhill. Not so sure about 0-60, probably 15-20 secs. No power steering, quite heavy. It has had lots and lots of repais made to it. Remodelled the interior, few panels on exterior been replaced. I'm recording all the miles that I have done in a petrol tank, to work out the miles per gallon. This car (bus, van) is very fun to drive, everyone smiles and waves at me as I drive past.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Very fun and friendly. Price value goes up each year.

    Cons: 62MPH. Not much HP. Struggles to get up a steep hill.

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    I Love My Van — Performance- None Build Quality- Good (its 32 years old and still not rusted) Appearance- The best looking vehicle around Cost of ownership- Touchy subject!! LOTS AND LOTS Fun Factor- This isn't a sporty van and it doesn't try to be. The fun factor with them it the sheer enjoyment of owning it and making it your own.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: The look on everyones face and you drive by in the sunshine!

    Cons: If you don't like fixing cars, don't buy one !!!!

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    Aircooled Dream's — I love the look, the lifestyle of a low rider VW (not hippies), the roots of what a VW Aircooled engine. The unpowered performance of a 2.0litres with a big 75 hp 4 speeds gearbox. Equip with a bar and a bed in the back seat

    Pros: the best

    Cons: unpowered

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    1979 Volkswagen Type 2 Reviews

    Love It. By Carson

    Performance - It's a Volkswagon Bus, not a McLaren Merc Build Quality - German (= fantastic) Appearance - Green. Green plaid interior with wood grain laminate cabinets. Stainless steel sink. Cost of ... Read More

    Its Not An Every Day Driver By Adam

    its a classic, bad performance, great interior its a great cruising car for just chilling, kick ass sound system, and a great exhaust it sounds so sick it makes muscle cars sound like crap, your al... Read More

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    Vantastic...... By Vikki

    Olive is a 1977 VW T2 and I LOVE her to bits!!!!! She has just been resprayed in VW Brilliant Orange and Pastel White. Everyone says I should rename her but Olive is who Olive is........then again Cle... Read More

    Vw 1977 - Sound Investment By Christian

    Testament to German Engineering, mine is 32 years old still has original engine ok i had to replace the fuel injection, and ive been through a set of breaks or two, but other than that its brilliant, ... Read More

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    Kombi's Rule! By Natalie

    My 1976 Vw Kombi camper van is currently stripped and will be gettng a full restoration. It will be the ultimate camping machine, with awesome home entertainment system, an interesting 50's yet modern... Read More

    Average By Patrick

    It has great aesthetics! But unfortunately ir isnt very reliable s it ill breakdon alot which is pricey.Overall this is a very good car and i loved having one especially because you can sleep in it! A... Read More

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    Such An Amazing 1 Of A Kind Car. So Much Fun To Drive And Be Seen In. By garth03

    great car, looks great, drives great, handles great. sleeps 2 adults and 2 children comfortably. very cheap to run and maintain. it is a very regretful sale, but whoever buys it will be very very happ... Read More

    Clive By Sam

    He was fun! I miss him! Bit slow up hills... or on flat surfaces but he was all good. interior wasn't great but could do loads with it. very indivdual! very comfortable to sleep in even if a bit cold ... Read More

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    Its An Awesome Camper For The Whole Family. By Mike

    Its is great.Its has all the luxuries of home. It sleeps 4 people and has a fridge, sink and a poptop bed attached to the roof. The front top of the Bus also is a luggage rack for any extra things y... Read More

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