1980 Hess Training Van – Collector Quality


Original Cost: $3.29
Manufactured: 600,000

Complete with van, box all packing & battery card. This is also the first Hess truck to have a 1-piece box. The truck measures approximately 12″.
Release date: November – 1980
Van & Box – Mint Condition

In stock

SKU: H1980-26 Category:


Original Cost: $3.29
Manufactured: 600,000
SHU# H1980-26

The Van is a replica of the actual GMC motor homes Hess used to train personnel at service stations.

Van Details:.

  • Has a side door that opens, pop-up TV antenna, and operating headlights and taillights.
  • The van has the date of 1978 imprinted on the bottom in Roman numerals but in actuality, this was not sold at stations until 1980.
  • Van is snow white with none of the usual glue marks like most 1980 vans (see pics).
  • The small door handle which is usually missing is present on this model (see pics).
  • Battery compartment is clean and all the lights are in working order.
  • Measures approximately 12″ in length.

Box Details:

  • This is the first Hess edition to have a 1-piece box.
  • Box is in mint condition with bright graphic (see pics). Displays great and at a great price!
  • Complete with the top & bottom inserts as well as the battery card.


Training Van & Box – Mint Condition 

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Please Note: Batteries are not included. See our policy on batteries.


Additional information

Weight3.0 lbs

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