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VW California

The Legendary Volkswagen Van

The legendary VW California camper van is one of the and most versatile camper van ever made.

Do to their size, easy driving and these marvelous vehicles been on the road for decades now and they are more popular ever.

The name California was introduced in Europe by the famous van conversion company Westfalia in the 1980’s. For the rest of the world camper vans were known as the Vanagon camper on the VW T3/25 platform and the Eurovan based on the VW T4 conversion by Winnebago for the market.

The interior Westfalia and later adopted for the VW California to a simple and proven concept. The cupboards and storage room along the drivers side, the bench converting into a bed and the swiveling front seats a small, but comfy lounge one or two swiveling tables. Depending on the other layouts are available as

Driving a similar camper van people often ask me how and where can people sleep in these

Well this compact van will seat and sleep people. There is a double bed on the line with the pop top opened and double bed on the extended rear below. When you have no on the upper bed, you simply it up and enjoy full standing

Now let’s take a brief at the evolution of these marvelous

Westfalia Joker And#xa0; California Campers

Westfalia was the new name for the phasing-out model of the T3/25 range named the in Europe. The new California came power steering, new rectangular velvet seats, tinted and finally, a five gear

At the same time another luxurious version was introduced, the Atlantic.

And let’s not forget the capable VW camper van ever the 4×4 Syncro version. build for the German army tough machines can perform serious hard action.

models come with and petrol engines. Pop top camper and top roof conversions are available. And today they both high prices on the used van market today for mint vehicles.

Westfalia California T4

In 1990 the new VW T4 transporter rolled out of the production A variety of fuel-efficient diesel and front mounted engines and the wheel-drive was worlds away the previous model with the mounted engine. The 4×4 is still available, but with a technology. And a long-wheel base was available for the first time.

introduced the all new California camper van which was in production from to 2004.

The VW T4 is larger on the outside, but has a smaller dancing room compared to the previous model. But the front mounted engine a lot more storage room in the back. Actually not that bad for all the we have to carry around!

The new design was upgraded with materials and the 3-way camper was replaced with the cooling-efficient 12V cooler. It drains quite a lot of from the auxiliary battery, but the will stay perfectly for a couple of days with no

The Volkswagen California was available either the pop-top roof or a top roof. And for the first time, two were available.

Three wheel base versions introduced using the hard top

California Tour with the layout offering a roomier

California Club with a layout and a spacious kitchen in the More cupboards and closets are as well.

The most famous was the California Exlusive seen on the above, including a small and a portable toilet in the back. the shower was not an option.

In 1996 the VW had the front piece restyled made room for the VR6 engine and was on other models for a more look. Like the previous VW these camper vans like hot cakes on the used van market.

Volkswagen California T5

In the fifth generation or the VW T5 was introduced. to the T4 the new van is slightly larger and arguably then the previous model.

Volkswagen California

multi-talented vehicle can be used in any or it can simply be a comfortable and roomy car. With a variety of fuel-efficient diesel and petrol available complete with a version (4Motion), this van so popular that it has sold in the

Volkswagen and Westfalia terminated long standing relationship due to day business operations and Volkswagen its own camper van for the first time

The new Volkswagen California is available with the pop top roof or the hard top California Beach is the basic available with a normal and the only model with a double bed. Volkswagen matters simple this and offers the California only on wheel base.

The interior has the basic layout like the models. But the evolution of the interior is of another story. Using high quality materials and a design with many features and a power driven roof, makes the California in a class of its own.

The VW California is more or less standard for a few decades now. The compressor box, sink with water and a two burner cooker up the kitchen area. The auxiliary heating system keeps you on colder nights. And the on-board takes care of all the power on board.

Propane gas is used for cooking in these vehicles, so you don’t to worry about empty gas all the time.

A full line of equipment and accessories is available if the version is not enough for you.

The new VW is an expensive toy. The prices a little bit over €40.000 for the models and go all the way up to €70.000 for the better versions. But you get a lot for your money. An all vehicle with impeccable quality.

But look at it from the side. a good looking year old California can have a price set around €20.000!The prices of these used condition vehicles just go down that easy, so on the run you will not be loosing all that

The popular VW California even has a owners forum with accessories and other useful about this popular van.

The VW California travel van has proved itself many over the decades. It’s a camper van with many features, multi-purpose capability and for people a symbol for endless and adventure.

Please watch this with a full explanation of all the features the California’s offer on the

Do You Drive A Volkswagen California?

The California is a camper van legend. If you one, old or new, we would to hear about it. Share experience of this great van.

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