About the Volkswagen T1 Samba build-up model

Capture the spirit of the freewheeling ‘60s and ‘70s when you build your own exact-scale replica of the Volkswagen T1 Samba Camper van. Made almost entirely of metal and featuring many amazing details, such as a functional sunroof, you’ll easily be able to imagine that you’re on the way to surf or a music festival. Crank up the tunes and get rolling!

All the specifications you need to know about your model

53.5 cm
24.5 cm
22.5 cm
  • checked-greenMetal parts provide a realistic finish
  • checked-greenDoors open and close on metal hinges
  • checked-greenWorking fabric sunroof looks and operates like the original
  • checked-greenFront windows open and close
  • checked-greenInterior details and floor match the original
  • checked-greenThe product images shown are for illustration purposes only. For circumstances outside of our control, the actual product may vary slightly from the images shown on this page.

Take a sneak peek

Learn all about the Volkswagen T1 Samba

About the famous van

Explore the details of the iconic vehicle, a forerunner of modern cargo and passenger vans. You’ll get to know every piece of the build.

Step by step

Easily build your own replica with our detailed step-by-step instructions, which include numerous diagrams that make the assembly process simple and fun.

Special subscription gifts

Volkswagen T1 Kombi Deluxe and Volkswagen T2 Bus miniatures

FREE with the 12th and 14th delivery.

You will not only receive the VW T1 in 1:8 scale, but also in 1:43 scale, as well as its successor, the well-known VW T2.

VW Metal Mug

FREE with the 10th delivery.

Officially licensed metal cup. 500 ml capacity.


FREE with the 7th delivery.

In this practical box you can neatly store parts, screws and mounting accessories for your model. Measurements: 16,5 x 12,5 x 3 cm.

3 Posters

FREE with the 3rd delivery.

Three snapshots that remind us that the VW T1 and VW T2 are icons for many generations. Measurements: 41 x 30 cm.

In the event of any gift being out of stock, or due to any circumstance beyond the control of the publisher, it will be replaced by another of equal or greater value.

Extra gift for PayPal paymentVolkswagen T1 Kombi in 1:24 scale
Extra gift for PayPal paymentVolkswagen T1 Kombi in 1:24 scale

Enjoy this great 1:24 scale metal miniature of the Volkswagen T1 Kombi. A perfect replica to complete your collection.

FREE with the 18th delivery. 

Premium offerProtect your Volkswagen T1 Samba model in this high-quality acrylic display case.
Premium offerProtect your Volkswagen T1 Samba model in this high-quality acrylic display case.

Safe storage for your model. In this elegant display case made of acrylic glass, your model is protected from dust and damage. The case was designed exclusively for the model and is transparent so that all the authentic details of the vehicle can be admired from all angles.

*For only £1.00 extra per issue, from the 8th issue. You will receive the display case in the last delivery.

What will you receive?

First Package

First Package

Free shipping

Assembly stage 1 (parts + magazine)
Special price£10.99£0.99

Assembly stage 2 (parts + magazine)
Special price£10.99£5.50

Your subscription in detail

Packages and prices

In your first package you will receive:


  • Issue 1 for £0.99
  • Issue 2 for £5.50




With the second package you will receive:

  • Issue 3 for FREE
  • Issue 4 for £10.99
  • Issue 5 for £10.99
  • Issue 6 for £10.99
  • Issue 7 for £10.99


After that you will receive packages with:


  • 5 issues for £10.99 each.

From the 13th package onwards, you'll receive: 

  • 5 issues for £11.99 each.

With the Premium offer, you will get your Volkswagen T1 Samba acrylic display case from the 8th issue onwards, for only £1 extra per issue, starting from the 8th issue.


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