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1970 Shala Vette

condition: excellent
cylinders: 4 cylinders
fuel: gas
paint color: green
title status: clean
transmission: manual
type: convertible

Up for sale is a rare 1970 Shala - Vette created by Dick Dean.

Dick Dean was a famous custom car builder and designer. A customizer by trade, Dick went on to run George Barris' famous Kustom City. Notable cars he designed are the Muster Koach, Dragula, Surf Woody, Black Beauty and many others. -- but he also built a few custom VW based buggies, about 12 - 15 that were called the Shala-Vette. He collaborated and worked alongside Bill Hines and George Barris.

About Dick Dean:

The House of Glass in La Habra is a few blocks from where I reside and is where Dick Dean worked at one time and where he fabricated the Shala Vette.

Here is a one of a kind find!


Year: 1970

Model: Shala - Vette

Paint: 1970's Green

Body: Fiberglass

Engine: 1835 cc w. Dual 44 Dellortors, 110 Eagle Cam, .009 distributor w/ electric Ignition, Stock with big valves, Chrome Engine ACC, 120 Volt Alternator.

Wheels: Parnelli Jones - Front 185-70-14" / Back 235-60-15"

Convertible top - Uribas Upholstery "Steve"

Interior - Willie Custom Upholstery

Porsche 914 seats with 4 point harness

VDO gauges and push start button

Roll Bar - Kustom with spare tire

Suspension - STOCK

VW Pan - 1965 Shorten and Reinforced

Trans Axle - STOCK, Strap Kit, Performance Clutch Kit

Roll cage


2 different height windshields

The car can be shipped at new owners expense or picked up at the owners residence. The car is cleanly registered with clean title.

Car is mint, clean and is sold as is.
  • do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers

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