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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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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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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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Form and Function: 1949 Volkswagen Bug

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Wherever you turn your head you could easily spot a VW Bug, as millions have been produced from 1938 so far. But, you can’t easily spot a pre-’50’s Bug. This car is very rare to find and so, as the … Continue reading

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Faded: 1951 Volkswagen Bug

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Faded is the paint of this 1951 Bug, but these cars are more fascinating just when they show a tired look. This car has also a couple of big rear tires which give it an almost “Baja” look. The seller … Continue reading

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Patina monster: 1955 Volkswagen Bug

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We know that this is a hopeless project, but we couldn’t resist to such patina. This car is said to come from a southern California backyard, and it’s not hard to believe it. We wonder if they checked if some … 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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