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Shop Work: The Fabulous 50

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It's not the fastest tow vehicle, but this VW Transporter Pickup may well be one of the coolest in the paddock.

Buyer's Guides: Collecting Smalls: Tiny Cars Can Yield Big Thrills

Wonder if a small car can really be fun? Just ask any Mini owner.

Volkswagen Forum Topics

1963 23 Window Bus - Restoration
All Models All Makes Car Show!
A fond farewell to the VW bus
Karmann Ghia project ideas
Classic Motorsports Beetle Needs Your Vote
Wheelies!

Volkswagen Readers' Rides

Mar 16, 2010 by tatekc
1962 Volkswagen 1200 Sedan

Restomod using "of-the-era" parts (more or less). Gulf blue/grey interior. Porsche 356 drum brakes.

Jul 16, 2009 by Big Al
1963 Volkswagen Beetle

1963 VW Beetle - My year-round daily driver. Sitting on late model ('72) pan for better driveability (Ball joints and I.R.S). Upgrades: Front disc brakes, 1641cc engine, Mallory Unilite, 1 ...

Jul 31, 2009 by ghia74
1974 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia

I Bought this car in 2007. I drove it home from Elgin IL on old Lincoln Highway at dusk. I had the lights on & it was a cool drive ...

Jul 16, 2009 by bart savino
1972 Volkswagen Super Beetle

1972 Lowered, Disc Brake conversion, Gilmore AC, 500 Watt Hidden Stereo, Adjustable Shocks, Vintage Baby Moon Rims, Tinted windows, 1600 dp chromed engine, Engine lid standoff

Mar 02, 2011 by VWT3DragRacer
1973 Volkswagen Type 3 Squareback

2003 & 2008 Pro Class Champion in the Southeastern Volkswagen Assoc. (SEVWA) sanctioned 1/8th mile Drag Racing. Best elasped time to date, 7.65@87.23 mph. Top chopped 3 1/2 inches w/fiberglass ...

Volkswagen Ran When Parked

Found a Volkswagen in Prince Rupert, BC on Feb. 3, 2008

Longtime reader Vars Smith passed along photos of this unusual VW bus: “These were taken at the Cannery outside Prince Rupert. The tour guide told us that a prior mayor had used it as …

Found a Volkswagen in York, PA on July 24, 2008

I found my 1964 Karmann Ghia in a barn with 11 other Volkswagens in November of 2006. It is now becomeing a vintage speed themed car with a judson supercharger. It will be geting …

Found a Volkswagen in Newnan, GA on March 11, 2009

1965 VW Convertible… A real child of the ‘80’s… baby turbo mirrors, wheel adapters running 3-spoke chevy rims, stainless running boards, T-handle shifter, dechromed body, “Cal-look” front turn signals, chrome engine tin, gouged radio …

Found a Volkswagen in Atlanta, Ga on March 13, 2009

We went to the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA and this car was sitting in the parking garage across the street. As far as I can tell, the car hasn’t driven anywhere …

Found a Volkswagen in Griffin, GA on March 16, 2009

VW beetle Rust monster… bring your tick repellent !!

Found a Volkswagen in Griffin, GA on March 16, 2009

VW Beetle Whaddya think Dan? Will that buff out? ;-)

Found a Volkswagen in Griffin, GA on March 16, 2009

VW Beetle - Think we can push it outta here?

Found a Volkswagen in Upstate NY, ny on June 3, 2009

A barn find from a friend. Total of 9 mid 70’s ghias and a 914 that met the business end of a 12 inch barn beam. All victims of the iron worm.

Found a Volkswagen in Red Lion, PA on July 28, 2009

I found a 1952 Volkswagen Beetle standard. It has been sitting in a junkyard since 1973. I pulled it home and hope to have the full restoration done in a few years. It is …

Found a Volkswagen in FORTWHITE, FL on Sept. 13, 2009

1970 BUICK BOAT TAIL 455 RIV.AND A 1966 VW HARDTOP JUST SITTING WAITING FOR A BUYER TO STUMBLE ON THEM DEEP IN THE WOODS ,NOW IN GOOD HANDS

Found a Volkswagen in fort white, fl on Sept. 13, 2009

1967 VW a one owner car ,convertable top blew off on last drive about 8 years ago she did not have money to replace top, so car was cast aside with several others she …

Found a Volkswagen in Annapolis, MD on May 22, 2010

VW Cabriolet parked on a residential street.

Found a Volkswagen in Horsham, PA on Sept. 11, 2010

Saw this for sale on Norristown Rd just blocks from the Willow Grove Naval Air Station. Don’t know whether the asking price is reasonable, but it looks like they’re actively trying to unload it. …

Found a Volkswagen in Horsham, PA on Sept. 11, 2010

Close-up of the for sale sign.

Found a Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen in Leduc, AB on Oct. 17, 2010

One of these fine German station wagons these a through rebuild, I’m just not sure which one. Remember the old saying, “Air-cooled is real-cool.”

Found a Volkswagen in Waktins Glen, Ny on May 15, 2012

Yes, it’s on the way to the track. No, it’s probably not worth that kind of money!

Found a Volkswagen in Gatlinberg, TN on July 28, 2014

A collector of old bugs as you can see from the number in the fields

Found a Volkswagen in Gatlinberg, TN on July 28, 2014

A collector of old bugs as you can see from the number in the fields

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