For Sale: 1974 VW Thing with a Buick V8

1974 VW Thing with a Buick V8

This 1974 Volkswagen Thing is for sale in Damascus, Oregon with a current bid of $9,000. Sitting in the back of the vehicle is a 215 ci Buick V8 with a Holley carburetor, Accel HEI Super Coil, and custom headers. Power is sent to the rear wheels through a Type 002 four-speed transaxle from a … Read more

ICON’s Electric VW Thing

1973 VW Thing with an electric motor

Jonathan Ward took ICON’s newest creation and their first electric conversion out for a test drive. The 1973 Volkswagen Thing retains the factory paint but pretty much everything else was upgraded. Wilwood disc brakes and adjustable coilovers are found on each corner. The flat-four engine was replaced with an AM Racing electric motor and powered … Read more