You dream,

We Build

We make custom van builds accessible for everyone - from full builds to individual projects of any kind, we have you covered.

HOW IT WORKS

01

FILL OUT OUR FORM

This form will help us better understand what you're looking for.

02

WE MAKE

A PLAN

We will deliver a build plan. Like what you see? Make your deposit to hold your van's dates.

03

GETTING THE PARTS

After compiling a list of things we'll need for your project,  we will send you a list of parts for you to purchase.

04

WE START BUILDING

Timing varies by project, but we'll never keep

your van longer than

we need to.

05

PAY &

DRIVE

Make your final

payment and your van is

ready to go!

WHAT THEY SAY

All around a rock solid guy with a huge and generous heart. His wife Sara is very helpful and responsive to our communication. Cannot recommend The Van Plan highly enough.

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- PATSY

Solar kit installation went smooth and fast. Great work πŸ€™πŸΌ

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- YEGER

I'll rate Dustin with 5 stars on quality, value, and responsiveness. There have been no surprises, Dustin always communicates very well.

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- HEIKKI

MEET THE TEAM

Wade Takai

Tech

Small town boy from the islands. Into low cars, stickers and pie, lots of pie!

Ted Krupa

Tech

Ted Krupa is a vehicle design and performance specialist. His collaboration with the Van Plan brings a multi-layered perspective to the work. He is an ASE Certified Master Technician, former West Coast Outlaw Pro Mod/NHRA Pro Modified Heritage Series team principal, and a fan of all things motor related.

Dustin Van Ells

Co-owner

U.S. Naval veteran and lead builder at the Van Plan. He combines ten years of electrical engineering experience with a passion for woodworking and sweet vans. He works with people up and down the west coast from all walks of life to create sustainable, affordable, custom living and camping vehicles.

Sara Van Ells

Co-owner

Behind-the-scenes development and communications lead at the Van Plan. She does literally everything that isn’t

van building.

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