Words and tip from Zach: Subaru gas or diesel, Ford ecotec, Tiico, upsized wasserboxer or something else entirely - you choose. Looks like it is either solid sheetmetal or else repainted. Denver shouldn't be too rusty, so at least worth a look. Should clean up well with a bit of elbowgrease (and monkeywrenching on an engine, but hey, the question of swap or wait for what's installed fails is already resolved, no?). Find this 1987 Volkswagen Vanagon Westfalia offered for $6,900 in Denver, CO via craigslist.
This is the full monty of converted pop-up camper junk, and normally these things demand a pretty penny. How hard can it be to get this thing back on the road and start living the Westy life?
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