We built this Syncro Weekender for Jorge back in 2007. For details on that sale, click here.
The total out the door price he paid came to $59,600.74. Here is what he got:
Fresh GoWesty rebuilt Syncro transaxle
- with much taller 3rd and 4th gears
- 48/48 warranty
Fresh GoWesty rebuilt front differential
Front and rear gearing lowered 12% to 5.43:1
16" alloy wheels with BFG all terrain tires, 12% taller
Torque biasing differentials front and rear
Decoupler and solid shaft instead of viscous coupler
Completely rebuilt suspension and wheel bearings
All new axles and drive shaft
All new brakes, BIG BRAKES up front
South African headlights and grille with high powered bulb system
GoWesty steel bumpers and black texture coating all around
GoWesty swing-away tire carrier and 5th full-size spare wheel
GoWesty acrylic BLUE pop top tent
Super bright back up lights
Nice stereo with iPod interface
Recaro gray leather front seats
Deluxe 2nd battery system
Yakima roof rack system
Three-point retracting seat belts throughout
GoWesty super comfy memory foam tri-fold mattress
Over $1000 worth of AC work
Over $2000 worth of just in case reliability enhancing items
Shipping to his front door!
For personal reasons, Jorge decided he needed to sell it. So, we bought it back, and sold it to Andrew. For details on that sale, click here.
The total out the door price he paid came to $54,434.54. Here is what he got:
GoWesty style detail, inside and out
New windshield and seal
Fresh oil and filter
2-year service: brake fluid and coolant flushed
Espar gasoline furnace installed
Fiamma F45, 10' awning, installed
Additional body mounted swing away carrier on the right side
Updated GoWesty rear bumper with integral hitch
GoWesty progressive suspension springs
Shipping to his front door in Oregon
Andrew had a blast with this puppy—and he took GREAT care of this Syncro. There were no repairs needed at all.
We purchased this Westy back from Andrew for $40,000, and we are marking that up only 10%. On top of that is the cost to ship it here, and the cost to do the following:
Thorough detail inside and out
Gray leather front door panels to match the Recaro front seats
Sound deadening added while panels were off
Upgraded front speakers—separate mid-range and tweeter
Power window switches moved to dashboard
Major service—all maintenance back to zero miles
Tire rotation and alignment
Auxiliary battery system to current state of the art
AC service—blowing cold, but... don't get too excited!
She is basically as good as new and costs about $25,000 less than it would cost to build the same vehicle today. And, it has only about 18k miles since we built it!
Ready for a new home!
Price listed above DOES NOT include tax, license, and/or shipping from GoWesty, as applicable.
Brendan snapped up his dream Syncro! He had us do the following to it:
Bumpers updated to our current offering
Black texture added to bumpers
Bumper mounted swing away carrier update
Low hanging original spare replaced with skid plate
FOX shocks and GoWesty's latest progressive springs
Fresh 2.5 liter engine
GoWesty GW-EFI upgrade
All new stainless steel exhasust
Cooling system gone through thoroughly
Nice mats throughout
Shipping to his front door in Oregon
Brendan and his family took their maiden voyage in their pimped out Syncro Weekender on an epic southern loop all the way up the east to their now home in Boston.
Sent: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
To: Lucas and the GoWesty crew
Subject: We are home!
Lucas & Ted,
I wanted to thank you again for building my dream vehicle. Here are some photos from the trip from Oregon where we took delivery, through the south, and all the way to back to Boston.
We love our Westy!
Cheers & Beers!