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Nazi past: 1944 Volkswagen Typ 82E

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The WWII period Beetles are actually the Holy Grail for every Volkswagen collector: this one (chassis #033588) not only belongs to that period, it is actually said to have been delivered new to the staff of Hermann Goering, probably the … Continue reading

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Cold war patrol: 1949 Volkswagen Beetle

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This 1949 Beetle was used by the West-Germany paramilitary units to patrol the post war borders in order to prevent any invasion attempt by russians. It was in active duty until ’56 and the definitely garaged in ’67. A very … Continue reading

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Power to the elders: 1949 Volkswagen Beetle

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First time ever we see a VW bug like this one. Indeed nowadays few are so brave to make a personal interpretation of these, by now rare, pre-50s bugs. First of all, the build quality of this car look impressive: … Continue reading

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Dark like a bug: 1950 Volkswagen Beetle

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We know well that many pepole can’t stand bugs, even if they have a VW badge: however, especially the first series, have that Porsche allure which we love. This is a 1950 bug which still has the purity and the … Continue reading

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Feuerwehrleute von Baden-Baden: 1950 Volkswagen Beetle

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There are many bugs for sale, there are less pre-55 cars, and there are few, very few bug like this one around. Actually this car is speculated to be a former service car of the Baden-Baden (Germany) fire department: there … Continue reading

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California correct: 1963 VW Beetle Ragtop

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It’s sky blue, it’s a Beetle, it has a ragtop and a black plate and it comes from southern California: I mean, what else to ask? It’s a 1963 Bug which features a beautiful color combo and a great looking … Continue reading

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Push-Me-Pull-You: 1965 Volkswagen Beetle

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Ok, where to start from? Mmmmhhh….this car is made melting toghether two front clips of two VW Bugs, giving to the car a perfectly palindrome look. The seller says that although “This car was built strictly for fun” actually “the … Continue reading

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Garage queen: 1949 Volkswagen Beetle

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This rare 1949 VW bug is said to have been restored 25 years ago but, watching the photos, it seems finished no more than 25 days ago. Moreover, this car is painted in deep black, a proper color for a … Continue reading

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West coast touch: 1962 Volkswagen Beetle

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We must admit that west coast guys have a special touch on german air cooled cars. This 1962 bug has been completely overhauled from bottom to top, but the owner leaved what in classic car world is called “patina”: much … Continue reading

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