February 23, 2019

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71-Year Old Woman’s Beetle Restored After 51 Years And 350,000 Miles

The Volkswagen Beetle is one of the most iconic cars of all time, so we were a bit surprised when the company announced it would end production with a Final Edition model with no plans for a successor. However, given the popularity of the Beetle nameplate, we wouldn’t be surprised if iteventually makes a comeback as an […]

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Oldest known production VW Beetle has been restored

When Ondrej Brom purchased an old Volkswagen Beetle rotting underneath a tree, he had no idea it was the oldest surviving production example While the Volkswagen Beetle can’t escape a complex and disturbing origin story, the humble Bug defined a generation of peace-loving youths and spawned one of Disney’s greatest franchises; Herbie. Yet, it’s the eerie […]

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TOP 20 QUICKEST VW BEETLES OF 2018

Here is the VeeDubRacing Youtube Channel countdown from 20 to 01 of the quickest VW Beetles he filmed in 2018. They are getting quicker each year, and making the Top 20 is getting harder and harder. In 2016, No 20 was a 12.37 with 8 cars running below 11 seconds In 2017, No 20 was […]

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Is this Volkswagen Beetle really worth $1 million?

Stored for 54 years, this ‘brand new’ Volkswagen Beetle might just be the most perfect example in the world. But is it worth its asking price? The Volkswagen Beetle is one of the world’s most iconic cars with its characterful shape and pop culture status. This car of the German people was originally designed to be a […]

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The 50 most valuable Volkswagen Beetles ever sold

The Volkswagen Beetle is continuing to defy the laws of economics, being one of the hottest collectible car investments of recent times at the same time as being the most plentiful single model ever produced with 21.5 million cars sold. In the last three years, despite the collectible car market cooling, 36 of the 50 […]

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JUNKYARD TREASURE: 1968 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE

Air-cooled VWs once clogged every junkyard in America, but now they are rarities Until about a decade ago, I would see so many air-cooled Volkswagens in the high-inventory-turnover wrecking yards I frequent that I wouldn’t pay any attention to them; I have owned a couple of Type 1 Beetles (including a memorably sketchy ’58) and […]

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Volkswagen Bids Farewell To The Beetle With New Final Edition

Now we wait for its electric replacement. We’ve known for quite some time that the current Volkswagen Beetle wasn’t long for this world. VW confirmed that the Beetle would be discontinued after the current generation, with no immediate plans for a successor. There have been rumors that the Beetle could return as a rear-wheel-drive electric […]

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