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Not that simple: 1954 Meyers Manx – VW – Porsche

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Many of you know the history of these buggies and therefore know that the car as the world knows it was created in 1964 by Bruce Meyers, a former surfer and boat builder. Obviously Meyer produced only bodies but not … Continue reading

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The special one: 1950 Volkswagen Typ 14A by Hebmüller

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The Volkswagen Beetle too has its “Holy Grails”, which are generally of two types: the standard ones built up until 1945, and those modified by the Hebmüller bodywork. This body shop was already in the business of building horse-drawn carriages since … Continue reading

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Green six: 1970 VW-Porsche 914-6

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The biggest classic car dealer – probably in the world – this time has in his hands a 914-6 born of this beautiful Forest Green color. The car was probably used to take part in some amateur races, since it … Continue reading

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Aluminium sand: 1972 ATL Explorer II

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Other times we happened to find interesting buggies for sale and, wrongly, we didn’t publish them. It is in fact the “funny car” by definition: it is uncomfortable, it does not protect against the elements, it has the same equipment … Continue reading

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Sicilian burgundy: 1975 VW-Porsche 914 2.0

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Lately we have rarely published VW-Porsche 914, obviously not because we don’t like it but because of the specimens for sale. What we want to say is that lately the specimens around are either too expensive, or too rotten, or … Continue reading

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German blue: 1966 Volkswagen T1 Samba De Luxe

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It is strange to think that these vans, mainly used in those countries where the climate was milder, were produced in the German region. This model is the most sought after of the T1 buses, called “Samba” because of its … Continue reading

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Empty shell: 1957 VW-Devin D 295

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As we have already written several times, the beauty of many hand-built fiberglass cars is the story that leads to their construction, often obscure and full of missing parts. This shell was made by Bill Devin, well known in the … Continue reading

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Restored rarity: 1958 Alken D2 Roadster

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We have often published kit-cars produced with fiberglass body built between the mid-fifties and mid-seventies, and among all those published this is perhaps the one we like most. This is the body produced by the Alken Corporation, founded in venice, … Continue reading

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Arizona red: 1970 Volkswagen-Porsche 914-6

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Are the Porsche pre-74s with six-cylinder engines too expensive? True, but there are alternatives like this 914-6. For heaven’s sake, we are not saying that the 914-6 are cheap indeed, in recent years these cars have had a dizzying rise … Continue reading

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Minor fire: 1970 Volkswagen-Porsche 914/6

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We know that today these are considered Porsche in every aspect but always remember that, at least until 1972, to buy one of these you had to contact a Volkswagen dealer. In any case, here we are faced with one … Continue reading

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