This Volkswagen is for sale?

Thanks to this website designed to bankrupt those of us who love cars, I found out that there’s an absurdly rare Volkswagen-derived car for sale on eBay: a Porsche Type 823, which is just the pedant’s name for a wartime VW wearing a tank costume.

As everyone likely knows, the first cars Volkswagen started churning out in any real numbers weren’t friendly little insect-like people’s cars, but rather military vehicles based on the mechanicals of the Beetle, and definitely fighting on the Wrong Side.

The German counterpart to the Jeep was a car called the Kubelwagen, essentially a Beetle (well, in that era, KdF) chassis with some extra ride height thanks to portal axles and a corrugated, angular body.


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