Again in October 1999, simply in regards to the time when individuals have been panicking in regards to the Y2K bug, somebody purchased a Volkswagen Eurovan and had it transformed right into a Winnebago Rialta 22HD motorhome specification. It was offered by Macdonald’s RV Middle of Plainville, Massachusetts, however it could appear to be the client saved the car proper after acquisition.
After 21 years, the supplier reacquired the car and put it up for public sale. The mileage? Simply 2,600 miles and for a automobile that is meant to be pushed in lengthy distances, that is virtually new.
Even higher, the purple trim and Rialta decals on this RV for sale are screaming ’90s, so that you’re just about a time capsule from the Jordan period’s aftermath – although these purple accents have been extra of a Utah Jazz factor, do not you assume? However I digress.
Anyway, the cabin’s trustworthy to the ’90s vibe, that includes Cyber patterned seats (sliding/swiveling up entrance), a cassette stereo, rubber flooring mats, and air-conditioning knobs. Do not fret, it has cruise management too for driving comfort, whereas the remainder of the residing house encompasses a kitchenette, a eating space with identically patterned seats that convert to a mattress, and a rest room with a bathroom and a handheld shower-head sprayer.
Powering this ’90s time capsule is a narrow-angle 2.8-liter V6 that is mated to a four-speed computerized transmission. With a number of years in storage, this Winnebago Rialta did not run easily when it was acquired, in response to the supplier. That was till recent gasoline and injector cleaner have been added. The supplier additionally famous that there was corrosion on the exhaust system and the leaf springs, although the Carfax report does not present any accident or harm since 1999.
You’ve gotten a number of days earlier than the hammer falls on this 1999 Winnebago Rialta 22HD, which has a present bid of $22,000 as of this writing.