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Find of the Day: 1972 Volkswagen Beetle

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Find Of the Day

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The Baja Beetle just might be the most popular and oldest style of customization within the Beetle scene.  In more recent times, these Bajas have morphed from a simple lift and some fiberglass parts, to something closer to a sand rail with a Beetle shape.  Today’s Find of the Day definitely fits that description. What was […] More…

Choice Gear: GoPro Hero4

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Choice Gear

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To say that GoPro cameras have come a long way since their introduction in 2004 just might be the understatement of the year.  In those ten years, the tiny cameras have gone from being hindered by a 10 second record time to becoming an Emmy Award-winning must-have item for both amateurs and professionals in the […] More…

Bruxsafol Debuts “Matte Caribbean Metallic” on Volkswagen Scirocco

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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German vinyl manufacturers Bruxsafol have recently debuted their new Matte Caribbean Metallic finish on a new Volkswagen Scirocco, making for a finished product which is sure to turn heads wherever it goes.  As a part of Bruxsafol’s “Platinum Wrapping Film” line, the Matte Caribbean Metallic finish is manufactured to the highest standards ensuring longevity and providing […] More…

Video: Volkswagen GTI Competes in Motor Trend’s “2014 Best Driver’s Car” Competition

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Videos

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Both extremely vague and precisely accurate, the true meaning of the term “Driver’s Car” is something that journalists and enthusiasts have long debated. Most recently, the term has come to be code for the ideal handling, response, and feel that the driver experiences when behind the wheel.  Last week, the folks at Motor Trend gathered […] More…

Seat Celebrates its 5 Millionth Ibiza

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Group brand Seat is celebrating two major milestones in Paris, with the five millionth Ibiza being produced on the model’s 30th anniversary.  Since being unveiled at the Paris Motor Show three decades ago, the Ibiza has been the best selling and most exported Spanish automobile, being sold in more than 57 different countries.  To commemorate the […] More…

Focus Open 2014: Three Volkswagen Models Get Coveted Design Award

posted by on 29 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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In the past 23 years, the “Focus Open” International Design Award has developed into a prestigious competition. Among this year’s nominees were three Volkswagen models – the T-ROC Concept Car, the new Golf Sportsvan and the Beetle Dune Design Study. Hosted at the Design Center Stuttgart, Volkswagen’s T-ROC was awarded the highest rating of “Focus in Gold” for what the […] More…