Something a little different, a 4x4 Trekker or "the Thing" Manufactured in Wolfsburg, Germany (1968–1974), Hannover, Germany (1974–1983), Puebla, Mexico (1970–1980), and Jakarta, Indonesia (1973–1980), the Type 181 shared its mechanicals with Volkswagen's Type 1 (Beetle), its platform with the pre-1968 Volkswagen Microbus and its concept with the company's Kübelwagen, which had been used by the German military during World War II.

This one has undergone a few modifications