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1956 WILLYS 4X4 Overland Wagon
One Of The Finest Examples Of The Willys Model 6-226 4X4 Wagons Anywhere. Designed By Brooks Stevens After WWII And Recognized As The First SUV. This Numbers-Matching Vehicle Is In Outstanding Condition And It Drives Like New. Re-Sprayed In Its Original TuTone Colors: Mint Julip Green/Arctic White. VIN TW6L226-39458.
This Willys wagon has had only three owners from new. The current owner purchased it in 1995 with only 20,000 miles on the odometer. Current mileage is 56,000. This vehicle has undergone a sympathetic restoration preserving its originality and using only NOS and quality used original parts whenever possible. The wagon retains its original 6-cylinder Super Hurricane engine and drivetrain, original body panels, headliner, interior panels, seats (recovered) and, wood floor slats (refinished). Optional features include: Warn-Saturn overdrive, High/Low Speed Axle and front beauty bar. The overdrive unit was added to facilitate easy highway-speed driving. 4X4 and 2X4 options are offered with no manual front hub lock-out required. Five (5) new 7.00 R15 Yokohama LT radial 215 tires have a profile similar to the original bias-ply tires. This wagon is ready to drive and show anywhere. Your personal inspection is invited.