Vehicle: 1979 Volkswagen Type 2 T2
Purchase Price: £2,500
Final Cost After Restoration: £8,465
Final Selling Price: £9,450
Original air date: 18 May 2010
Work Completed: Full body respray from white to metallic orange, upgraded the original 1584cc engine to 1641cc with a twinhead cylinder port, aluminium oil cooler, alternator, new fan housing, twin carburetors, twin port manifolds, new air filters, new exhaust system, new tailgate with a new chrome VW badge, driver door, refurbished Recaro leather seats installed, chrome wheels, door cards, black vinyl interior panels, carpet, front and rear numberplates, front and rear windscreen rubber seals, removed the “eyelids” from the headlights.