1980 Hess Training Van with Rare Station Stamp – Read Details

$525.00 $295.00

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 – 9.95 / Box – 9.9 Condition

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SKU: H1980CL-10 Categories: ,


Original Cost: $3.29
Manufactured: 600,000
SHU# H1980CL-10

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 in bright white with little to no glue marks like most 1980 vans (see pics).
  • There is a slight blemish in the upper passenger’s windshield area, very hard to even capture in a pic.
  • The small door handle which is usually missing is present on this model (see pics).
  • Battery compartment is clean (see pic) 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.
  • Extremely rare station stamp on the bottom of the box (see pics).
  • Box is in excellent condition with some aging areas which are common on this year edition (see pics). Displays well and a great price!
  • Complete with the top & bottom inserts as well as the battery card.


Training Van – 9.95 / Box – 9.9 Condition 

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Additional information

Weight3.0 lbs

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