Dick Dean Shala-Vette Show Car Found in Los Angeles

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Dick Deans Shala-Vette Show Car

Spotted in Los Angeles is a Dick Deans Shala-Vette Show Car for $18,000 USD. This a Dick Dean creation from the 1970’s. 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.

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Price $18,000 USD

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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

Car is mint, clean and is sold as is.

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