Series 7 Episode 3

Series: 7
Episode: 3
Vehicle: 1979 Volkswagen Type 2 T2

Episode 3

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, Recaro leather seats (recycled from the Sierra Cosworth project), 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.


Notes: Originally planned on Series 3 (which became the T3 Transporter project). Sold off-screen to an army major who was serving overseas.