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Find of the Day: BMW 2002

posted by on 23 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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Yes, this is a BMW 2002, which has at no point in time ever been made by Volkswagen or any of its subsidiaries.  So why are we featuring it?  Well, the answer to that question is currently lurking beneath this unassuming 2002’s hood. Yes, that’s an AEB code 1.8T mounted longitudinally between the BMW’s front […] More…

Find of the Day: 1962 15 Window Volkswagen Bus

posted by on 21 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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Sometimes when you see something, you’re just drawn to it, almost inexplicably.  Such is the case with today’s Find of the Day, a ’62 15 Window Bus, complete with authentic Speed Shop patina. While the exterior has only seen a fresh clear coat to protect the original patina, the Bus’s suspension and motor have been thoroughly […] More…

Find of the Day: 1971 Volkswagen Beetle Limousine

posted by on 20 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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In the world of limousines, manufacturers seem to subscribe to the ethos that bigger is always better.  The builder of this limo took a slightly different approach, foregoing the typical neon lights and minibar in favor of something that would simply stand out.  That goal was definitely accomplished, and makes it our Find of the […] More…

Find of the Day: 1984 Volkswagen GTI

posted by on 17 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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The days are getting shorter and temperatures are dropping, meaning it’s the best time to pick up a winter project.  In our minds, the best project is one that runs and drives.  Preferably something that someone else has already had a jump start on, and got tired of.  Something much like today’s Find of the […] More…

Find of the Day: 2002 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S

posted by on 14 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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Based on how long you’ve been in ‘the scene’, chances are that you’ve seen this Beetle Turbo S in person.  Originally constructed back in the late 2000s, the owner set out to construct a Beetle in the way that RUF Automobile GmbH would, had they been given the opportunity.  The result was something wild, yet extremely […] More…

Find of the Day: 1980 Volkswagen Rabbit Pickup

posted by on 8 October 2014 in Find Of the Day

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It never fails.  Each year, I get back from Ocean City and immediately begin searching for that perfect Rabbit Pickup.  Some years they are fairly available at reasonable prices, but unfortunately, this is not one of those years.  It seems that Rabbit Pickups are either going up in value, or simply becoming more sought after.  Case […] More…