Category: VW Beetle

The Swedish Mafia Kit Car

The Swedish Mania Kit Cars

Lets call this one a blast from the past… The Swedish Mania Kit Car was a kit car built in Falk√∂ping Sweden. It was a sports roadster based on either VW Beetle or space...

Custom VW Vandetta

Okay so not really a 100% kit car these things do have their roots firmly in the tradition. I recall the heading on the old Magazine ads was something like “Whether your blasting through...

New Beetle Dune Buggy

Yes, yes, I am the worst blogger ever, disappearing for months on end. I know. Anyway… Peter sent me this picture from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, of a couple of mystery cars. They seem to...

VW-Based Camaro Replica/Buggy

VW-Based Camaro Replica/Buggy

Although I’ve seen a couple of these for sale over the years, this heavily “buggified” second-gen Camaro-style body mounted on a shortened VW Beetle chassis (with a secondary tube frame on the rear) is...

Futuristic VW-Based One-Off Trike

Futuristic VW-Based One-Off Trike

This trike is currently on eBay (#190230739859) for about a thousand dollars at four days to go. Not much is known about it as it’s a “barn find”, but the assumption is that it...

VW Beetle or Porsche?

VW Beetle or Porsche?

This rare kit is for sale (#200229865205) in Oxfordshire, UK. It’s built on a standard 1600cc VW Beetle chassis that retains the original doors and windshield, with the rest being a fiberglass 911-style Porsche...

1969 Vandetta

1969 Vandetta

Robert, who’s Amante GT you can see in the entry above this one, also sends in this photo of his daily driver, a 1969 Vandetta VW Beetle conversion. ¬†

Rolls-Royce/VW Truck Kit

Rolls-Royce/VW Truck Kit

I wish I could remember the name of the kit (maybe someone can post it), but I really liked this modified VW with a truck rear and a Rolls-Royce-esque grill. Check out the custom...