Volkswagen Pickups - Single Cab & Double Cab

Shortly after developing the Microbus and Panel Van, Volkswagen realized that there was a strong demand for a pickup as well. Based on the same platform as the other transporter models, the Single Cab pickup provided a single bench seat for the driver and 2 passengers up front with a large pickup bed at the rear. Because of the height of the engine's upright fan shroud, the floor of the bed sat higher than other pickups of the era, but this configuration also eliminated the inner fender wells that protruded into the loading area in most other pickups. Finally, to make good use of the space beneath the elevated bed floor, Volkswagen offered optional "tool box" (aka "treasure chest") compartments with locking doors, that were perfect for storing tools and materials safely and out of the weather. One of the most unique features of the Volkswagen pickup was that all three sides of the bed were actually hinged "gates" that could be unlatched and folded down to provide a conveniently flat surface that could be loaded without having to lift the cargo up over the sides of the bed. No other pickup truck in the North American market offered this unique and practical design. Early on, after-market coach builder "Binz" modified Volkswagen Single Cab pickups, by extending the cab area and adding a second bench seat for transporting 3 additional passengers. Although expensive, these "Double Cab" pickups became very popular. Aware of the emerging demand for these "Crew Cab" pickups, by commercial crews of landscapers, builders and other tradesmen, in November 1958, Volkswagen began marketing there own version of a "Double Cab" pickup, and they were instantly successful. Like the Binz "Double Cab", VW's Crew Cab pickup was very similar to the Single Cab, but with an extended cab that housed a second bench seat. Since the Double Cab was built on the same platform as the Single Cab, the pickup bed was shortened to compensate for the longer cab size. Classic Volkswagen Single Cab and Double Cab pickups are as popular today as they were back in the day, because of their great style and proportions, as well as there practicality.

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Rare Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup with Special Wider Bed by Westfalia
1962 VW Westfalia
Wide Bed Single Cab Pickup
VW Single Cab Pickup With Rare Westfalia Wide Bed, Very Cool!
1962 Volkswagen
Westfalia Wide Bed Pickup Truck
Factory Stock Volkswagen Bay Window Single Cab Pickup Truck
Volkswagen Bay Window Single Cab
Pickup Truck
Early Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup with Pressed Bumper and Whitewall Tires
Volkswagen Pressed Bumper
Single Cab Pickup
Early VW Single Cab Pickup with Tilt, Pressed Bumpers, Whitewalls and Vintage Bicycle
Volkswagen Pressed Bumper
Singlecab Pickup
Early Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup with a Cool Vintage Trailer, and a Canvas Tilt Cover Over the Bed
Volkswagen Singlecab
Pickup with Cool
Vintage Trailer
VW Single Cab Pickup with classic swing-out Safari Windows up front
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup With Safari Windows
Beautifully restored Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup truck
Volkswagen
Single Cab
Pickup Truck
Super Rare VW Vanagon Single Cab Pickup Truck
Volkswagen
Rare Vanagon Single Cab Pickup
Super Clean VW Vanagon Single Cab Pickup
Volkswagen
Rare Vanagon Single Cab Pickup
VW Single Cab Pickup with original painted logos and graphics from when it was a work truck
Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup
With Vintage Graphics
Very Straight VW Single Cab Pickup truck painted factory correct L-31 Dove Blue color
1964 Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup Painted L31
Dove Blue
Very Sharp Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup Truck painted Stock L-380 Turquoise Color
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup in L380 Turquoise
Stunning VW Single Cab Pickup Truck in Auto Dealer Show Room Display
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup with tilt frame
1966 Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup Painted Stock L512 Velvet Green Color
1966 Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup truck Painted L512
Nice Volkswagen Bay Window Single Cab Pickup Truck Rolling on BRMs
Volkswagen Bay Window
Single Cab Pickup
Stunning VW Bay Window Single Cab Pickup truck painted bright red
VW Bay Window
Slammed Single Cab Pickup
VW Bay Window SingleCab Pickup Truck with the Side Gates folded down
VW Bay Window
Single Cab Pickup Truck
with the gates down
Immaculate VW Single Cab Pickup painted original L380 Turquoise Volkswagen Color
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup Painted L380 Turquoise
Sharp Early VW Pressed Bumper Single Cab Pickup in L-31 Dove Blue Stock Color
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup With Tilt
Beautifully Restored 1962 Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup painted L-31 Dove Blue
1962 Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup Painted L31
Very Clean 1962 VW Single Cab Pickup in Stock Dove Blue (L-31) paint
1962 Volkswagen Single Cab
Pickup in L31 Dove Blue
Very Original VW Single Cab Pickup With Tilt Bed Cover
Volkswagen
Single Cab Pickup With Tilt
Beautifully Restored Early VW Single Cab Pickup with Pressed Bumpers and Treasure Chest Storage Under Bed
VW Pressed Bumper
Single Cab Pickup With Rack
Nice VW Single Cab Pickup with Original patina L31 Dove Blue Paint
Volkswagen Single Cab
Pickup truck with OG Paint
VW Single Cab Pickup Truck Painted Stock L-456 Ruby Red color
Volkswagen Single Cab
Pickup Painted L-456 Ruby Red
Rare VW Vanagon Single Cab Pickup With Optional Carat Wheels
Volkswagen Vanagon SingleCab
pickup with tilt
Nice Vintage Logos and Graphics Painted on a Clean Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup Truck
Volkswagen
Single Cab pickup truck Vintage Gaphics
Original VW Single Cab Pickup with canvas tilt cover over the bed
Volkswagen
Singlecab pickup with tilt cover
VW Single Cab Pickup at a VW swap meet, wide one side gate folded down
Volkswagen
Singlecab pickup with tilt cover
VW Single Cab Pickup with cool accessory amber fog light attached to front bumper
Volkswagen Single Cab
pickup with side gate down
Very Rare Volkswagen Vanagon Syncro 4x4 Single Cab Pickup truck
Volkswagen Vanagon
Syncro 4x4
Single Cab pickup
Original VW Vanagon Syncro 4wd Single Cab Pickup truck
VW Vanagon Syncro
Single cab pickup
Awesome two-tone green paint job on a very clean 1962 VW Single Cab Pickup
1962 VW
Single cab pickup truck
Super clean 1962 VW Single Cab Pickup with great dark green and light green 2-tone paint job
1962 Volkswagen
SingleCab pickup truck
1959 VW Single Cab Pickup in Stock Dove Blue paint is a perfect 100-point restoration
1959 VW
SingleCab pickup
Classic small front turn signals on a beautifully restored 1959 VW Single Cab Pickup
1959 VW Singlecab
pickup in L31 Dove Blue
Cool VW Single Cab Pickup With Safari Windows, Roof Rack and Tilt Cover Oer The Pickup Bed
Volkswagen Single cab
with Safari Windows
Sharp thin whitewall tires on a beautifully restored 1959 VW Single Cab Pickup
1959 Volkswagen
SingleCab pickup truck
Volkswagen Single Cab Pickup with the correct small round glass tail light lens
1959 Volkswagen
Single Cab pickup
Beautifully Restored 1965 VW Double Cab Pickup truck with Army Green Canvas Tilt Cover, and Yellow Fog Lamps
1965 Volkswagen Double Cab
Pickup With Tilt
Very Sharp Pearl White Volkswagen Crew Cab Pickup With a Full Bus Roof Rack and Canvas Bed Cover
Volkswagen Crew Cab
Pickup Truck
L87 Pearl White Paint
Lowered VW Double Cab Pickup Has 2 Heavy-Duty Tubular Accessory Roof Racks
VW Double Cab
Pickup With 2 Roof Racks
Very Sharp 1963 VW Double Cab Pickup With an Accessory Roof Rack and painted in a 2-tone blue paint job
1963 Volkswagen Double Cab
Pickup With Roof Rack
Perfectly Restored Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup With a 2-tone Green Paint Job
Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup With
2-tone Paint Job
Cool VW Split Window Bus Turned Into a Home-Made Double Cab Pickup Truck
Volkswagen Bus
Cut Down Into a
Double Cab Pickup
Original VW Double Cab Pickup, Possibly With Original Pearl White Paint
Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup
original paint?
Perfect Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup With Roof Rack and Tilt Cover is Beautifully Restored
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup in
L-87 Pearl White
VW Double Cab Pickup towing a vintage Eriba Puck travel trailer
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup With
Eriba Puck Trailer
Volkswagen CrewCab Pickup is a Great Tow Vehicle for an Eriba Puck Trailer
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup With
Eriba Puck Trailer
Awesome VW Double Cab Pickup has Safari Windows, BRM Wheels and Custom Bra
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup With
BRM wheels
Perfectly Restored Volkswagen Crew Cab Pickup is Painted Factory Correct L380 Turquoise Color
Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup
in L-380 Turquoise
Small Taillight Volkswagen Crew Cab Pickup Truck is Lowered and Has a Bright Red Paint Job
Volkswagen
Lowered Crew Cab Pickup
Great Looking Rig is a VW Double Cab Pickup Towing a Vintage Eriba Puck Travel Trailer Setup For Camping
Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup
With Eriba Puck Trailer
1961 VW Crew Cab Pickup has Those Classic Small Front Turn Signal Housings
1961 Volkswagen Crew Cab
Pickup in L31 Dove Blue
Original 1961 Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup With Those Cool Small Round Glass Taillights
1961 Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup
original paint?
Bright Green VolkswagenW Double Cab Pickup Truck at Huntington Beach is an Awesome Surf Board Hauler
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup
at Huntington Beach
VW Bay Window Double Cab Pickup Truck is a Rare Sight
Volkswagen Bay Window
Crew Cab Pickup
Beautifully Restored Dove Blue Volkswagen Truck is a Rare Binz Double Cab Conversion
Volkswagen Binz
Crew Cab Pickup
painted L-31 Dove Blue
Sharp VW Double Cab Pickup Has a Full Bus Roof Rack and Rare Jade Green (#L349) Paint Job
Volkswagen Crew Cab
Pickup With Roof Rack
L349 Jade Green
Super Clean Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup Painted in L-472 Beige Gray Stock Color
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup painted
L472 Beige Gray
VW Double Cab Pickup With The Back Clip From a 23-Window Samba Grafted onto the Rear of The Cab
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup with
Deluxe Rear Windows
Customized Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup With Rear Window Panel From a 23 Window Deluxe Bus
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup
Custom Rear Windows
Very Clean Volkswagen Bay Window Crew Cab Pickup Truck
Volkswagen Bay Window
Crew Cab Pickup
Rear View of the Iconic Large Window in a VW Bay Window Double Cab Pickup Truck
VW Bay Window
Double Cab Pickup Truck
Picture of a Show Room Fresh VW Bay Window Double Cab Pickup
VW Bay Window
Beautiful Crew Cab Pickup
Cool VW Bay Window Double Cab Pickup With an Awesome Custom Black Paint Job
Volkswagen Bay
Window Custom
CrewCab Pickup
Split Window Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup With Vintage Aloha Surf Racks!
Volkswagen
Split Window
Double Cab Pickup
Ultra Rare VW Binz Double Cab Pickup truck in Original Paint and With Canvas Cover Over The Bed
Volkswagen
Binz Crew Cab Pickup OG Paint
Perfect Volkswagen Bay Window Crew Cab Pickup With Porsche Rims
Volkswagen
Bay Window
Crew Cab Pickup Truck
Split-Window VW Double Cab Pickup Truck With Accessory Tilt-out Rear Window
Volkswagen Double
Cab Pickup With
Tilt-out Rear Window
VW Double Cab Pickup
Volkswagen DoubleCab
Pickup With Canvas
Sliding Sunroof
Beautifully Restored 1962 VW Double Cab Pickup painted Factory Stock Mouse Gray (#L325)
1962 Volkswagen
beautiful
Double Cab Pickup
Super Clean 1962 Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup
1962 Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup
L-325 Mouse Gray
Vintage Accessory Rear Stop Lamp on a VW Crew Cab Pickup Truck
1962 Volkswagen
Crew Cab Pickup
Vintage Stop Lamp
Very Clean, Slammed VW Crew Cab Pickup is Painted in 2-Tone Paint
Volkswagen
Lowered Crew Cab
Pickup
Awesome VW Double Cab Pickup is Painted Dove Blue with a White Top
Volkswagen
DoubleCab Pickup
Dove Blue, White Top
Immaculate Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup Looks Great With Porsche Rims
Volkswagen
Lowered Double Cab Pickup
Awesome VW Double Cab Pickup With Safaris and Chrome Bumpers, is Painted Bright Orange and White
Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup
Lowered Custom
Showroom Stock VW Bay Window Crew Cab Pickup Truck is Very Original with Stock L-87 Pearl White Paint Job
Volkswagen Bay
Window Crew Cab
Pickup in L-87 White
Very Sharp VW Split-Window Crew Cab Pickup Truck Painted Stock Velvet Green (#L-512) Color
Volkswagen Crew Cab Pickup
in L512 Velvet Green
Nicely Restored VW Double Cab Pickup Painted Stock Color: Beige Gray (L472)
1967 Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup
L472 Beige Gray paint
Survivor VW Bay Window Double Cab Pickup Truck With Some Rust in the Rocker Panels
Volkswagen Bay Window
Crew Cab Pickup
Very Clean Volkswagen Double Cab Pickup has Stock L-87 Pearl White Paint and is a 100-Point VW
VW Bay Window
CrewCab Pickup
L87 Pearl White paint
Split-Window VW Double Cab Pickup Painted Metallic Blue
Volkswagen
Split Window
Double Cab Pickup
Split Window VW Double Cab Pickup Has Unique Extended Pickup Bed
Volkswagen
Double Cab Pickup
With Extended Bed




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