It’s been over 65 years since the very first VW Split screen camper was produced – This was “the birth of an icon”
The VW camper van is one of the most iconic vehicles ever produced. Few other vehicles have the ability to turn heads and conjure a spirit of freedom, adventure and open roads.
During 1947 in the VW factory in Wolfsburg, Heinrich Nordhoff put the first van into production.It was an innovative design that has stood the test of time and went on to be produced for 17 years between 1950 and 1967. During that time, VW evolved and varied the style, but it remained adaptable with a simple design, with its cheeky ‘face’ and personality widely adored.Book Online