Vanagon Fuel Economy - Ouch!
If you look at the annual cost for fuel, it's about what an average, high mileage Vanagon costs! This estimate would have been much higher during the Bush/Exxon years.
Are you considering trading in an old Vanagon in the Cash For Clunkers program? What parts would you remove to sell independently before trading it in?
Official Details on the Cash For Clunkers program.
Official Government Fuel Economy ratings (used for Cash For Clunkers).