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There’s no getting around the fact that the ‘new’ VW beetle had an incredibly difficult act to follow when it was launched to an excited and expectant public back in 2011, as not only did...

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This visually and aurally impressive VW Beetle project car is the result of co-operation between styling specialists KBR Motorsport and in-car entertainment experts Sound Engineering Köln, better known as SEK Carhifi. While KBR Motorsport owner...

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A new factory for unique cars

February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Customised shoes, bespoke suits, a stand-alone piece of furniture – all such things do not only fascinate us, they really touch us. “We hold hand-made solitaires very dear,“ says Hans-Jürgen Abt, CEO of the globally...

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Volkswagen Beetle R for SEMA

November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Volkswagen Beetle that represents a collaboration between Volkswagen rallycross driver Tanner Foust and famed Porsche tuners RAUH-Welt Begriff is set to be unveiled this week at the SEMA show in Las Vegas. The Tanner...

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Volkswagen Beetle GRC

June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Volkswagen has unveiled the Beetle GRC, ahead of its debut at the Red Bull Global Rallycross race this weekend. Set to be driven by Tanner Foust and Scott Speed, the rally car has been equipped...

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Volkswagen Beetle Cabrio

June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

What some insects are able to do, despite their small size, is really quite astonishing. With up to 260 hp / 191 kW this Bavarian Beetle is certainly one of the fastest animals out there....

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Edward Oberg has put the insurance game on hiatus and now spends his time reading cheap genre novels, shaking his head in dismay at the state of movies these days, haunting yard sales and hunting...

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Forge Motorsport’s Hosetechnik division has released a range of ultra-high performance brake hoses for the ‘sporting’ version of the air-cooled VW Beetle; the 1303S. This latest release forms part of an incredibly comprehensive range of...

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As with any other model, there are certainly right ways and wrong ways to tune VW Beetles. Some people do it the right way and create an excellent vehicle that maximizes everything the Bug can...

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Performance filtration specialist Pipercross has provided the perfect breathing solution for owners of the ‘classic’ air-cooled VW Beetle fitted with either the 1200, 1300 or 1600 engines and running the rectangular airbox – a hand-fabricated,...

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