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Sad times for VW camper lovers!

Sadly production of the VW campervan in Brazil is due to cease next year. According to Autocar new safety legislation will force the production of this beautiful vehicle to end.

 

The current VW T2 Kombi being built in Brazil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

End of the road for Volkswagen camper | Autocar

 

“The Kombi, or VW T2 as it is known in Brazil, the only country where it is still produced, will be forced out of production due to new safety legislation coming into force in South America’s largest country. To comply with the new …”(http://www.autocar.co.uk/users/mark-tisshaw)

We’ve always been in two minds at Cornish Campers, as to whether the Brazilian made VW campers are any good compared with the ‘classics’ but one thing’s for sure, 2013 will be the end of 63 years of production and that really is sad.