Custom Volkswagen Beetle

This is one Yellow Hot Wheels bug which looks a lot of fun….as we hit the Winter Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, this miniature is waiting for the return of Summer to have some fun on the beach with the Dune Buggies. Advertisements

Meyers Manx Beach Buggy

The Meyers Manx Beach Buggy is 50 years old this year, like me. (1964-2014) There have been many models of Beach Buggies in diecast over the years, but the current Hot Wheels version is for me the ideal buggy, with simple lines and a stubby appearance. The dune buggy was designed initially for desert racing by engineer,…

VW Beetle Police

This model gives me a tremendous nostalgia buzz. It is not an old model. It is a recent model from Chinese manufacturer, Kinsmart. But it depicts a Police Beetle from the late sixties…which stirs up some distant faded childhood memories…I’m wondering if Dinky or Corgi had a Police Beetle…it would be more likely to say “POLIZEI”…

German Cars: Volkswagen

Volkswagen: The People’s car Volkswagen is the original and top-selling marque of the Volkswagen group, the third largest car maker in the world. For most people Volkswagen conjurs up images of the iconic Beetle, which was made from 1938 until 2003, over 21 million were produced and the car became a film legend as “Herbie” in…