What is the best year VW Westfalia?

Typically, it is wise to stick to the 1986-1991 models only. Every once in a great while you come across a 1983-1985 model that is worthy of upgrading to the newer 1986-1991 systems so it becomes, essentially, as good as the later models. The Vanagon was available in a full camper, and also a simpler “Weekender” model.

What size tires are on VW bus?

VW Bus came stock with 14″ tires.

What size is a Westfalia bed?

Much like Volkswagen and its California Beach, Westfalia created this Kepler alternative in part to comfortably fit in a three-seat rear bench. The smaller length of the van makes it more nimble for city driving and parking. The Kepler Five’s rear bench folds down into a 190 x 110-cm (75 x 43-in) bed.

What size are VW bus wheels?

Now it wasn’t always this way: the earliest buses had 16″ rims. In 1955 VW switched to a 15″ rim and in 1965 the 14″ rim became the standard. Those pre-68 splitwindow buses weighed about 2500 lbs which is comparable to a modern passenger car like a Honda Civic.

What size tires are on a 1971 VW bus?

1971 VW Bus Tires VW Bus came stock with 14″ tires.

What stud pattern is a VW t5?

Volkswagen – Transporter T5 (2003 – 2010)

PCD: 5×120
Center bore: 65.1
Offset: 51
Mounting: Bolt – 14 x 1,50
Wheel torque steel: 180 Nm / 133 ft-lb

How Tall is a VW Westfalia?

Used 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Specs & Features

Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place 49.7 cu.ft.
Ground clearance 8.3 in.
Height 78.3 in.
Length 179.9 in.

Why did VW stop making the Westfalia?

On 28 January 2010, Westfalia-Werke filed for bankruptcy, citing a 40 percent drop in sales. According to the filing, they would like to keep doing business while they restructure. Westfalia was acquired by the Rapido group in 2011.