about us

We are a friendly team at Coast VW who are all mad about Volkswagens and the lifestyle that comes with it

Meet our Volkswagen T3/T25 2WD and Syncro specialists

Our story


Founded in 2008 by husband and wife team – Jon & Pip Vipond. Coast VW has grown from family roots into a company built up of highly experienced vehicle technicians that all work to the highest standards and employ our quality management systems whilst working in our modern, fully equipped workshop in North Devon.


Coast VW HQ


If you fancy a trip to Devon, why not visit us in South Molton to check out the facilities and meet the team. Our fully equipped workshop is ready to handle all T25/T3 2WD and Syncro restoration projects, no matter how big or small. We also provide servicing and MOT work to keep your beloved Volkswagen on the road year after year.   


Our premises are a modern, fully equipped and clean workshop – with a security system, full CCTV system and an extensive insurance policy we can guarantee your Volkswagen will be in safe hands.

committed to excellence

At Coast VW we pride ourselves on our unrivalled and old fashioned customer services:

Do you need collecting from a train station? No problem….and it’s free!

Want to settle your invoice with a credit card? No problem….and no surcharge!

Want to work with professionals who put you and your VW first?

Then talk to us wherever you are in the country, a great many of our customers travel many miles for our services and we think you will see why when you visit. 

We operate an open-door policy whereby we encourage you to come and see the work being undertaken on your vehicle and if this is not possible for you, we always keep a well-documented diary of photos and work undertaken to keep you in the loop of progress.

We don’t stand still as a company, we are constantly investing in researching the best products available and developing the best techniques. We have evolved our own quality management system to ensure our work is to the highest standard, we are all about the quality!

Our team at Coast VW

Jon Vipond


Pip Vipond


Sean Henson

Workshop Manager

Ash Vipond

Production Manager

Dave Gordon

Paintshop Manager

Sam B

Paint & Bodywork Apprentice

George E

Engineering Apprentice

Chris Holt


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