Well, while in the process of selling squareback, I was keeping an eye out for a new project and I've found it. A new to me 1967 VW Type3 Fastback.
With the square, the body and engine were in solid shape and most of what I did would (and should) be considered predominantly cosmetic. For this project, I was looking for a little bit more of a challenge. And I think I've found it.
If you aren't familiar with the squareback, here is the square's build thread
Anyway, about this project... it has had a very... colorful past.
These were taken by 2 owners ago prior to Aug of 2008:
Fast forward to this past Saturday when I took my turn to make this car my own. Based on the pictures above, I give Chris (the PO) a lot of credit for starting the cleanup and for sorting out a bunch of issues.
Welp, this is what she looked like when I picked her up:
Let the fun begin!