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Cars > vegavairbob’s Garage > Blog > 1973 Chevrolet Vega GT (Millionth Vega) > Vega Economy Camper - The Hatchback Hutch

 

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Vega Economy Camper - The Hatchback Hutch

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Filed under: 1973 Chevrolet Vega GT (Millionth Vega)

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The Chevy Vega Hatchback Hutch dealer folder said:
"Every Vega Hatchack becomes a Two-Sleeper! It's the Vega Hatchback Hutch. Travel all day and then instead of turning into some place to sleep, you can just turn your Vega into some place to sleep. The March '72 issue of Friends magazine (for Chevy owners) prompted hundreds of inquires."
Easy to install
"...The entire process takes 5 minutes from unwrapping to completion'"
Durable quality contruction
..."they're made of extra-strength square-weave canvas. 10.38 ounce army duck and died to a bright, vivid yellow. The material is water and mildew resistant and extra heavy brass zipper is strong and reliable."
Convenient to pack
"...It folds up and tucks away in a corner of the Vega storage area."
"The Hutch can have Vega prospects camping on your doorsteps. Just set it up outside and watch the crowds gather."

Wheels Afield-the complete camping magazine - February 1973 in "Economy Camping" said: "Hatchback Tent for Chevrolet Vega sleeps two or three, opens in seconds and snaps into place, is lightweight and water resistant, has zippered flaps and can be quickly dismantled, folded and stored inside your Vega. Makes overnight camping easy. Price: about $75. available through Chevrolet dealers everywhere."


see also:
Chevy Vega Wiki
http://chevyv...let_Vega_Wiki

Image: My 1973 Vega GT - Millionth Vega w/ Hutch installed

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rhonda
Jul 8, 2010 at 5:30 pm
ccoooolllll
 
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musclecar_freak
Jun 29, 2010 at 3:24 am
This is very interesting !
 
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Rayman
Jun 29, 2010 at 12:22 am
That is difrent but cool!!
 
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TerryO
Jun 28, 2010 at 8:20 pm
Thats funny looking. Looks like it works fine for a quick make-shift camp-out.
 
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twhotrod1968
Jun 27, 2010 at 5:59 am
that come in handy for when you were watching the submerine races!!!!!!!
 
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pops64
Jun 26, 2010 at 10:26 pm
the grand-daddy to today's truck tents....cool
 
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SPEEDDEMON
Jun 26, 2010 at 8:34 pm
Pretty wild
 
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lowsurf57
Jun 26, 2010 at 7:13 pm
Pretty cool.
 
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BugeyeRX
Jun 26, 2010 at 6:57 pm
Thats awesome!
 
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RancheroBoy
Jun 26, 2010 at 5:31 pm
Cool. There is a black Cosworth Twin Cam Vega in San Diego that has one of these he sets up at car shows. It gets some attention
 

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