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This Restored '59 Chevy Viking Bus Is A Road Tripper's Dream

Published On 04/29/2015 Published On 04/29/2015

A beat-up Chevy bus from 1959 may not be the first vehicle you'd choose to embark on a cross-country road trip, but once you've seen this one, which has been fully restored into a boho-chic retro lounge-on-wheels, you'll be forced to reconsider.

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The restoration comes courtesy of the folks at Winkelman Architecture, who salvaged this Viking Short Bus and transformed it into an adventuremobile fit for Penny Lane.

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It's designed to haul up to 12 passengers and sports both a dining area and padded lounge, which quickly transforms into a sleeping den of two twin beds (or one queen) with some simple rearranging.

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The whole thing's even equipped with plumbing (a toilet and sink), various power outlets, and some serious mood lighting. 

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And just like that, riding the short bus became cool.

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