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    Red Volkswagen Karmann Ghia 1967 - By Aircooled Junkies
    Red Volkswagen Karmann Ghia 1967 - By Aircooled Junkies
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    Modern Classic: Beck 550 Spyder
    Join us in this episode as we bring you a modern classic, the Beck 550 Spyder.

    The Beck 550 is a reproduction of the famed Porsche 550 Spyder.

    We are both privileged and honored to host Mr. Chuck Beck back on our channel.

    The car, which started as an anecdote between friends, launched one of the most successful reproduction product lines to date.

    3,000 cars later, these aren’t your average “kit” car. These are very much a real, hand built automobile with craftsmanship to match.

    The...
    Join us in this episode as we bring you a modern classic, the Beck 550 Spyder.

    The Beck 550 is a reproduction of the famed Porsche 550 Spyder.

    We are both privileged and honored to host Mr. Chuck Beck back on our channel.

    The car, which started as an anecdote between friends, launched one of the most successful reproduction product lines to date.

    3,000 cars later, these aren’t your average “kit” car. These are very much a real, hand built automobile with craftsmanship to match.

    The featured in this video is the personal car of Mr. Beck’s son Charlie.

    The car featured is fitted with a 130hp VW air cooled motor but... at 1200lbs, the car is anything but slow.

    So strap in and come along as we sample this modern classic which delivers a driving experience like no other.
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    How to use a shrinking disc on a Volkswagen
    How to use a shrinking disc on a volkswagen

    Wray has an old Volkswagen hood that has a few dents but for it's age looks really nice. In this video Wray takes out the dents with a slapper and dolly, then uses his Shrinking Disc to smooth everything out.
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  • Big congrats to Michael Bellantoni for being this months competition winner. Michael wins a VDubber truckers cap.

    Get posting to take part in this months competition.
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    *EPIC* 600hp 1000kg Tesla powered Beetle ! [In-Depth Review and Drive]
    I have finally got my hands on this epic electric Beetle owned by Moggy, the genius behind Electric Classic Cars and the TV show Vintage Voltage. Who better to take us through a detailed walk around this incredible car and then I have my mind blown when we take it for a drive !
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    Assembly - Custom frame VW (Volkswagen) Dune Buggy Build | ep1
    This VW Dune Buggy project has been kicking around the Theonomics shop for awhile now, and it's time to build it. This is the chassis from a 1973 Volkswagen beetle. the engine is a rebuilt 1600cc Dual Port. I got this VW chassis from the Bradley GT 2 kitcar that I recently turned into a 4x4 offroader(link below). I decided That a good option would be to build a VW dune buggy using all the left over parts. The chassis was cut and shortened 22 inches. I thought it would be a good idea to build...
    This VW Dune Buggy project has been kicking around the Theonomics shop for awhile now, and it's time to build it. This is the chassis from a 1973 Volkswagen beetle. the engine is a rebuilt 1600cc Dual Port. I got this VW chassis from the Bradley GT 2 kitcar that I recently turned into a 4x4 offroader(link below). I decided That a good option would be to build a VW dune buggy using all the left over parts. The chassis was cut and shortened 22 inches. I thought it would be a good idea to build a custom roll cage, because we will likely be rolling this thing! This will have a custom made windshield added which was cut from another windshield. Most of the parts are from the original VW Beetle, but I did make some additions like the 8th inch diamond plate aluminum used for floors and side panels, a custom stainless steel battery box, some heavy duty military dodge headlights, International Harvester tail lights, and a bunch of other things here and there.

    Anyway, I hope you enjoy seeing it all come together.

    Here is what I did to the original kitcar body!
    Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HMXUt...​

    Checkout more from Theonomics...
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    How to Patina paint a Car, Truck or Project, My Simple FAKE PATINA 1965 Vw Beetle/Bug Build
    I will show you how Easy it is to " Paint Patina " your Car ,Truck or Project my way to create worn paint look..... Fake Patina.
    In this case my Old 1965 Vw beetle no one wanted has been transformed with a little vision and simple painting steps to give a vintage worn look which isn't hard to do....
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  • Apologies for the large amount of posts.

    We've been busy linking up all of our social media accounts and had a bit of trouble with the instagram integration.

    Looks like we created some kind of loop. OOPS!

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    How I Built An Electric Tesla Powered Classic VW Bus
    I converted my classic VW bus to electric using Tesla parts. I'm getting it ready for van life! I’ve never felt such a big sense of achievement from a project and I’m so excited to show you! Please subscribe to stay up to date on this Series!
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    Volkswagen VW Beetle Bug V8 Biturbo
    The "stealth Bug" and insane biturbo Audi 4.2 V8 powered bug with full custom fabricated chassis.
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    Sequential Gearbox
    VW New sequential shifter! Can be used in tubular cars, replica Porsche Spyder, tricycles or vehicles that have the type 1 gearbox in a difficult place to operate by common lever. U$450.
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    1964 Volkswagen Type 34 Ghia - Jay Leno's Garage
    Matt Jacobson stops by the garage to show Jay the rare 1964 Volkswagen Type 34 Ghia.
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    1955 Volkswagen Beetle - Jay Leno's Garage
    Matt Jacobson stops by the garage with his all original 1955 Volkswagen Beetle.
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    BIGGEST VW Show on Earth!
    This is what its like at the BIGGEST VW Show on Earth. It takes place every June in Chino, California at the Prado Regional Park, in Southern California. This year (2019) there were a total of 2131 VW's that attended the VTO's Blackstar Camp-out and the El Prado Show & Shine! Great event guys!
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    OCTO VW BUS meet. Feb 2021
    Video from the annual OCTO Fest for Volkswagen buses and transporters and was held at the Veterans Memorial Stadium in Long Beach, California.
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    Coffin Joe
    You may think this is a VW Type 3 Notchback, but it is not. Well, at least not the german one you are familiar with.

    In this first episode of the "Unique Volkswagens" series we are doing for this channel we are gonna talk about a renegade model that reborn as a solution for the Brazilian market in the middle 1960s.

    We will explore the reasons this car is so rare today and also the origins of its curious nickname "Coffin Joe".
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    Website update 04.03.21
    Posted on Thursday, 04 March 2021
    From time to time I update the website and add / remove features depending on what I think is working. The site has gone through many changes over the past 10 years and what started out as very feature-rich site now been reduced into a basic communit ...
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    My Dad's Car Is Going To Be In A Magazine!
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