Hemmings Find of the Day
Hemmings Motor News rightly bills itself as “The Bible of the Old Car Hobby”. If I had crazy money, I’d be buying old cars faster than Jay Leno. But this thing made me gasp – imagine travelling the highways and byways of America in a 1955 Flxible:
A description after the jump.
1955 VL100 Flxible Bus Conversion Conversion done in 1989. Solid oak cabinetry throughout. Repowered with a Detroit Diesel 6V92, 350 HP with Allison 5 speed automatic transmission. 4 year old torsilastic suspension 100 gallon fresh water tank, 80 gallon septic, 10 gallon hot water heater. 7kw Kohler diesel generator All electrical appliances … refrigerator, 4 burner cook top, microwave, 15,000 Btu roof air conditioner 2 under floor A/C units New Flexsteel ultra leather electric captain’s chairs New Flexsteel chair (rocker/recliner) and couch (couch opens for additional sleeping) Laminate flooring in isles accented with carpeting. Rear bedroom features a queen size center walk around bed with under bed storage. Walk through bathroom closes off both sides for privacy. Commode, sink and full tiled shower and tiled bathroom floor. AM/FM satellite radio Rear backing monitor This beautiful 35 ft coach is fully equipped for comfortable camping or extended vacation tour.
I’d probably have to redo the interior, but what a ride!