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ATV Sandshark Registry

Manufacturered by All Terrain Vehicle Industries of Dearboard, MI

 

Butch's Sandshark

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Body Sandshark
Frame Shortened VW Pan
Engine 1600
Status Have owned the buggy for more than 20 years, and drive it on regular basis, about ready for a major overhall / upgrade shortly.
Owner Butch Schmitt
Glen Burnie, Md.
Location Glen Burnie, Maryland
Clubs MAD Buggies, DBA, Samba

 

001

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Body Sand Shark / Original Gold Flake
Frame 1977 Mexican IRS (Beautiful Pan, No Rust, Very Solid)
Engine N/A
Status Uncompleted Project Car
Owner Mike Trejo
Link South Side Buggistas
Location 60 miles southwest of Chicago
Story I bought this buggy from a friend. I since then bought a Bradley GT that I have been restoring. This buggy has been sold.
Clubs The Southside Buggistas

 

joe and stacy miles

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Frame vw shortened 61 swing axle rear king pin front
Engine 1680 vw mild cam straight cut cam gears portted heads big valve duel carbs comming soon
Status engine not done yet
Owner joe and stacy miles
Front Tires/Wheels chevy 5 lug wagon wheels 6"
Rear Tires/Wheels chevy 5 lug wagon wheels 8 "
Transaxle stock swing axle
Location luckey ohio
south of toledo
Contact jemiles25@earthlink.net
Story found in a barn about 1 mile south of my house never new it was there got it for $1000 just the way you see it
Clubs greater toledo vw club dba
Previous Owner robert allnutt

 

michigan sand shark

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Body burgundy primer, going to be painted a deep purple w metal flake later this year
Frame shortened 71 vw pan bal joint front end
Engine 1600 dual port
Status in progress, while being driven regularly
Owner Eric and Theresa Gilbert
Front Tires/Wheels original vw narrow tires w hubcaps
Rear Tires/Wheels hoping to find some differant ones at the buggy show this weekend
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Transaxle IRS
Location the thumb of michigan or up north in the trails
Story found this in porthuron, i have less than $1000 into this buggy so far.

 

sand shark in the uk

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Body sand shark all original

wisconsin identification number 2205 WIS
Frame 1964.....shortened wheel base
Engine 1600 single point 4 speed gearbox
Status running but need's some tlc
Owner Richard owen
Front Tires/Wheels 7x13
Rear Tires/Wheels 7x13
Transaxle stock 1964
Location south wales...uk
Contact buzz00@btinternet.com
Story imported it from florida 4 years ago
Clubs will update as there is a club sticker on it..
Previous Owner guy who liked to use it to go surfing

 

1967 Sand Shark

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Body Vintage Sand Shark, repainted
Frame 1967 VW Bug pan
Engine 1972 1.7L VW Type 4
Status Driven every week.
Front Tires/Wheels 5" BRM replica with Conti Ecocontact tires
Rear Tires/Wheels 6.5" BRM with Goodyear Integrity tires
Transaxle 4 speed swingaxle
Location Central Florida
Contact mapsym@tampabay.rr.com
Story This car was restored just a few years ago here in Florida and was passed through 2 owners before I bought it. Overall it was in good shape, just needed minor fixes and adjustments from an experienced VW mechanic.

 

67 Sand Shark

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Body Sandshark
Frame 1967 VW chassis minus 14"
Engine Stock 73 VW 1600
Status Daily Driver
Owner Keith Zickefoose
Front Tires/Wheels BFGoodrich Mud TA with aluminum polished rims
Rear Tires/Wheels BFGoodrich Mud TA with aluminum polished rims
Transaxle VW 4 speed swingaxle
Location Tallmadge, Oh
Contact 330-608-2511
Story Picked this uo in Michigan at the beginning of 2011 summer with no engine.
Brought it home and installed a chromes out stock 1600 and have driven it all summer

 

67 Sand Shark

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Body Sandshark
Frame VW chassis minus 14"
Engine Stock VW 1600
Status Daily Driver
Owner Keith Zickefoose
Front Tires/Wheels BFGoodrich Mud TA with aluminum polished rims
Rear Tires/Wheels BFGoodrich Mud TA with aluminum polished rims
Transaxle VW 4 speed
Location Tallmadge, Ohi
Contact 330-608-2511
Story Picked this uo in Michigan at the beginning of 2011 summer with no engine.
Brought it home and installed a chromes out stock 1600 and have driven it all summer

 

Sandshark 1958 VW

Body I have acquired a Sandshark buggy
696SS
Original gold fleck, now yellow.
Frame 1958 VW chassis
Engine Dual port, twin carbs
Status Street legal, nice condition, and driven often.
Owner James E. Farison, Mid-Michigan
Front Tires/Wheels Chevy pattern aluminum wheels
Rear Tires/Wheels Chevy pattern aluminum wheels
Link King pin front
Transaxle Swing axle
Location Mid-Michigan

 

1962 Sand Shark

Body Sand Shark
Front Tires/Wheels 15x6 Appliance wheels
Rear Tires/Wheels 15x10 Appliance wheels
Transaxle 2000cc type 4 w/dual Weber 40's

 

Sand Shark Mark

Body Sand Shark #736
Frame Shortened '61 VW chassis
Engine '73 1600cc Dual Port
Status Purchased May '14. All there but needs a complete make over. Started on it early summer '15. Body all repaired, and primed. Working the chassis now.
Owner Mark & Terri
Front Tires/Wheels VW rims with (good-grief) whitewall tires. (I spray painted them black). Going with old school rims.
Rear Tires/Wheels Huge 11-15 Dessert tires on wide VW rims. Again going with wide old school rims, like Cragars, slots, something shinny.
Transaxle Swing axle
Location Richmond MI
Contact markp80m@yahoo.com
Story My Dad an I built one back in '75. My Wifes family had one too. We agreed it would be fun to have one again. We found one locally on craigslist. It looked like Sand Shark (my favorite) and it was complete, updated, and running.
Clubs None, yet.

 

SAND SHARK

Body SAND SHARK

 

SAND SHARK SS#445

Body SAND SHARK SS
WAS ORANGE NOW BLUE
FULLBLACK SS DIAMOND PATTERN INTERIOR WITH BLACK SS DIAMOND PATTERN FOREARM PADS ON THE BODY.BUGGIE ID HAS A CUSTOM VIEW HOLE IN THE INTERIOR. I BELIEVE IT IS FROM ATV CATALOG. SS SAND SHARK BADGE #445
Frame SHORTENED
Engine 1600 WITH PROGRESSIVE 44
Status WEEKEND DRIVER
Owner CHARLES,CHARLIE AND SIRENE
Location LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA
Contact (310)621-3837 If anyone has more information about these sand sharks please call or email me
griptoys2@yahoo.com looking for a catalog that would list buggy parts and options hard tops ,soft tops ect.
This is my second dune buggy. my first one was a bushmaster which burned up in a barn fire.
Story I BOUGHT THIS BUGGIE OFF EBAY. FLEW TO DEERFEILD MI. AND MY BUDDY AND I DROVE IT UP TO CHIGAGO. IT RAN GOOD. WE DROVE IT ALL THE WAY DOWN ROUTE 66 TO THE SANTA MONICA PEIR IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. IT TOOK TWO WEEKS AND A NEW 1600 MOTOR, NEW MASTER CYLINDER, TWO REAR TIRES, REBUILT CARBARATOR (WE TOOK IT OFF ROAD IN THE DUNES A FEW TIMES) NEW BELT. EBAY WAS A CHEAP PRICE BUT AFTER THE TRIP $$$$ BUT WAY WORTH THE TRIP AND ADVENTURE MY FRIEND AND I WILL NEVER FORGET.

 

Sand Shark ??

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Frame 1959 vw
Engine 1200cc
Status in restoration process
Owner Roop
Location Sheboygan, WI
Contact 920-698-0567

 

ATV Sandshark

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Body Sandshark
Frame 67 vw shortened linkpin front
Engine new long block 1600 stock doulport
Status done for this year new seets next year
Owner Herb & Lois Higgins
Front Tires/Wheels Pacer alum 6x15
Rear Tires/Wheels Pacer alum 8x15
Transaxle Swing axel
Location Southerntier NY Kanona I390 & I86 jct
Contact hhigggins@stny.rr.com
Story a friend bought this bug about 8 years ago him and I worked on it for a winter. Then we got buissy and it sat for 6 years until I bought it for a grand then finished it

Stephens Sandshark Registry

Manufacturered by Stephens.

 

SandShark

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Body Stephens Sandshark
Frame shortened '65 pan
Engine 1500 single-port
Front Tires/Wheels GM
Rear Tires/Wheels GM
Transaxle stock '65 swingaxle
Location Middleburg, FL when I had it...now in Miami area
Story I found it sitting in a back yard near me. After getting it running, new brakes and a bunch of little things, I sold it to a guy from the Miami area.