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Volkswagen Beetle to Go Electric?


MSN Autos - Jan 17, 2017
Prospects haven't looked great for the VW Bug lately, but hope may be on the horizon. An EV powertrain could be the answer for the struggling icon, according to Volkswagen brand head of design Klaus Bischoff.
 

The CIA Built Special Trench-Digging Volkswagen Beetles To Spy On The Soviets


Jalopnik - Jan 18, 2017
As you may know, the CIA just recently made over 12 million pages of de-classified documents available online. As you can imagine, dorks like me felt like kids in a declassified-candy store, and I immediately started poking around for interesting car ...
 

Volkswagen Beetle gets special edition Dune version with bold ...


Dayton Daily News - Jan 6, 2017
Few cars evoke as many strong emotions as the Volkswagen Beetle.
 

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Volkswagen Beetle books

VW Beetle & Karmann Ghia 1954 through 1979 All Models


by: Ken Freund, Mike Stubblefield, John H. Haynes
Haynes disassembles every subject vehicle and documents every step with thorough instructions and clear photos. Haynes repair manuals are used by the pros, but written for the do-it-yourselfer.
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The People's Car: A Global History of the Volkswagen Beetle


by: Bernhard Rieger

At the Berlin Auto Show in 1938, Adolf Hitler presented the prototype for a small, oddly shaped, inexpensive family car that all good Aryans could enjoy. Decades later, that automobile-the Volkswagen Beetle-was one of the most beloved in the world. Bernhard Rieger examines culture and technology, politics and economics, and industrial design and advertising genius to reveal how a car commissioned by Hitler and designed by Ferdinand Porsche became an exceptional global commodity on a par with Coca-Cola.
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Thinking Small: The Long, Strange Trip of the Volkswagen Beetle


by: Andrea Hiott
Sometimes achieving big things requires the ability to think small. This simple concept was the driving force that propelled the Volkswagen Beetle to become an avatar of American-style freedom, a household brand, and a global icon. The VW Bug inspired the ad men of Madison Avenue, beguiled Woodstock Nation, and has recently been re-imagined for the hipster generation. And while today it is surely one of the most recognizable cars in the world, few of us know the compelling details of this car’s story.
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The Volkswagen Super Beetle Handbook HP1483: A Restoration Guide For 1971-1974 Models


by: Editors of VW Trends Magazine
Covering all Super Beetle models manufactured in Volkswagen's glory years of 1971-1974, this indispensable resource for Beetle enthusiasts details the ground-up restoration—from the chassis and engine to the drivetrain and interior—of the most popular vehicle Volkswagen ever produced.
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2016 Volkswagen Beetle - Road Test Review (India)


The Beetle has made a comeback to India and Jamshed got cozy with it for a couple of days. Did love bloom between the two? Watch the video to know more!
 

Volkswagen Beetle | Buyer's Guide


Whether it's your first foray into the hobby or one car purchase of many, the instantly recognizable VW Beetle makes for a great collector vehicle: You're almost ...
 

Volkswagen Beetle | First Drive | Autocar India


It might be five years late to the party but the latest Volkswagen Beetle has come back to the Indian market stronger than ever. Autocar India is your one stop ...
 

1966 VW Beetle - Jay Leno's Garage


Jay invites Mario Markakis to the garage to check out his 1966 Volkswagen Beetle that's powered by a Wankel engine. » Subscribe: http://bit.ly/JLGSubscribe ...
 

Volkswagen Beetle hatchback review - CarBuyer


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