Wheelspin magazine, May 2007, UK
A truly international vehicle, this is the story of VW's timeless classic, the Type 2 Transporter, Bus and Camper. From its origins to the present day, the history of this familiar and much-loved vehicle is chronicled in an evocative and detailed style.
Another month and another new book from Veloce Books is released. Being in the market for another Volkswagen to go with our 1303 and Golf GTI a book about Type 2s couldn't have arrived at a better time! Once more Veloce has come up trumps with another great read.
Packed with plenty of amazing photos from stock to custom, splittie to wedge, it has everything you need to know about Volkswagen's versatile vehicle --Wheelspin Magazine
About the Author
Malcolm Bobbitt is the author of more than twenty marque histories and general automotive books, a number of which have appeared as foreign language editions. As contributor to several periodicals and newspapers, his work and photographs have appeared worldwide. A member of the Guild of Motoring Writers, Society of Automotive Historians, and the Society of Authors, Malcolm is acclaimed for his books on Volkswagen, including an earlier VW Bus book published in 1997 by Veloce. Married to Jean, Malcolm s activities include public speaking, classical music, collecting motoring ephemera and getting behind the wheel of his early British-built CitroA n DS.