Does this van look MINI to you?
My wife has been bugging me about one of these for quite some time, pretty much since Jeff was born. She is a big Honda fan, but Odysseys are a dime a dozen, and who wants to drive around in a Dodge? We didn't really start looking in earnest for a EuroVan until last weekend. A web search at cars.com lead us to this beauty. We went up and looked at it, and it was pretty much perfect, a 2001 with only 13k miles.
It's much different than the current minivans being sold. Based on a commercial van, it is a huge box. There is no leather, no electric doors, no DVD player. But it drives nicely, well, as nicely as a huge box can drive, and Jeff loves it. He calls it "Mommy's bus!"
Turns out we bought a classic, though. The EuroVan never did sell well here, and after 10 years of trying, VW is discontinuing it. Who knows? Maybe in a few years we'll get one of these!
Here are some candids of the EuroVan taken on its first trip up to my Mom's and Lori's Dad's places.Back to Home This page created and modified hourly by Bob R. Kenyon ©2004