Grab a copy of the May issue of C&B which goes on sale Friday 16 April. This time  we’ve got a special 16-page practical section on getting away from it all in your classic air-cooled Camper. Plus, it’s packed with other fantastic features covering all eras of VW Transporter, including…

Strike three

It was third time lucky for owner Tony Cotterill when he decided to get back into Buses and landed himself the mother of all restoration projects. Still, when you see his gorgeous ’66 you’ll agree that all the hard work was worth it!

The Great Escape

Our 16-page practical guide to enable you to get away from it all in your classic air-cooled Camper this summer.

  • Essential kit – stuff to make your trip into the dream excursion
  • Preparation – what to do before you leave
  • Pre-trip service – reducing the risk of a breakdown
  • Planning – choosing your route and where to stay
  • Roadtrip – putting the theory into practice

Suits you sir!

This T5 Camper conversion was tailor-made to make the best out of every outing, whatever the purpose.

Fast getaway

This 154bhp 2276cc Westfalia is the perfect demonstration of how to improve the driving experience without compromising the classic looks.

Box of tricks

This pristine Panel sits just right on its genuine BBS rims, but it took some clever altitude adjustment to get it looking like this.

It kept me out of the pub!

Believe it or not, this was a DIY build. Ok, it took ages to do but as the owner said, it kept him out of the pub!

Sporting pretensions

You’ll absolutely love this thoroughly modern GTi-inspired family Camper from Camper_Versions.

The heat’s on

If you’re feeling a tad chilly in your Camper right now, you’ll benefit from a stationary heater. Here’s our step-by-step guide to fitting one of the truly affordable Chinese heaters to a Transporter…

Paint your ’wagen

A historic insight into the various colours used by Volkswagen for their different Bus generations.

Pampas yourself

A look back at the rather special LT Pampas Nevada camper conversion from the 1980s.

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