1962 Volkswagen Kombi

18 02 2012

Beautiful split-window campervan, seen two days ago just outside Christchurch in New Zealand. Registration sticker reads “1962 Volkswagen Kombi”. So kombi may have been the official name for such a campervan at the time. Could be an early Westfalia conversion? I believe those came with just this small fold-up roof in the middle.



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