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Specs at a glance

  • Full (massive) Spec List for the Bespoke Early Bay Westfailia
  • Model
    • 1972 Original Volkswagen Westfalia
  • Engine / Transaxle
    • 2.1L Type 4 with Porsche heads and cam
    • Custom air conditioning
    • 091 6-rib Transaxle (heavy-duty; excellent highway gearing)
  • Brakes / Wheels
    • Power Brakes
    • Wide 5 Disc / Conversion Rear Drum setup
    • Back-dated wide-5 lug pattern. Sprint Star Aluminum Rims
  • Suspension
    • Air Suspension (full front/back/side/side with torsion bar safety)
    • Narrowed and Raised front beam
    • Adjustable rear spring plates and horseshoe plates
  • Interior
    • all custom made, but modeled after a 1984 T3 Joker Layout (L-seating)
    • Full custom camping interior
  • Exterior
    • The best parts VW offered on Bay windows added (Swivel seat, Inspection hatch, early body parts for 'The Look', late bay pop top, etc
    • Mango Green and Pastel White
  • Electrical
    • Dual battery, isolated electrical systems
    • 105AMP alternator
    • LED lighting
  • Safety
    • Four, retractable three point seatbelts added
    • Fire Supression System (passive; over engine)
    • Additonal extra fire extinguisher