Category Archives: Volkswagen Beetle

Buggin’ Out (1997)

Way back in 1997, cramming nearly a dozen of my New York Daily News co-workers into the back of the all new Volkswagen Beetle was easy – getting them out was hard. Everyone loved the new “Love Bug” and when … Continue reading

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Classic Cars Revisit Route 66

The scorching sun couldn’t keep fans away from the classic cars at the 9th annual Cruz’n for Roses Hot Rod and Classic car show in South Pasadena, California on Sunday. Chevy dominated this collection with several curvy Corvettes, two custom … Continue reading

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Still Bugging

The original Volkswagen Beetle has been around since 1938 and manufactured until 2003. The iconic body style and its basic design hasn’t changed that much over the years. The New Beetle made its debut in 1997 and was made until … Continue reading

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Buggin’ Out

I think Tommy Chong said it best and I’m paraphrasing here, “Far out Man!” Bugs are still amazing and holding on strong in South America. This paint job is incredible too.

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Baja Beetle

Not exactly the best city car, but definitely easier to park. Paul Newman’s very own 1963 bug (with a Ford 351 engine in the backseat) is still for sale. Kinda pricey at $250k but think of how much fun you … Continue reading

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