1959 Volkswagen 23 Window Samba Campervan

Lot: 284

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 1.6L 1959 Volkswagen 23-Window 'Devon' Camper manual. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 107 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

The 'Holy Grail' of VW Campers...

  • Very desirable 'Devon Conversion' 23-Window Samba model
  • Supplied new as a right-hand drive example
  • Imported in 2005 from South Africa and lovingly restored to a very high standard
  • Interior finished in as near original specification as possible
  • Magazine featured vehicle
  • Photographic evidence of the build 


Lot Details

Registration: 552 UXL RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1959 Engine size: 1.6L
Make: Volkswagen Odometer reading (miles): 2110
Model: 23-Window 'Devon' Camper MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: 434109

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 107 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Suspension: Bearings:
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Vehicle History

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history