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How a vehicle is parked can be a big deal. This is especially true if it’s seen in an iconic album from The Beatles. Take the case of the white Volkswagen Beetle that appears in The Beatles’ iconic “Abbey Road” album. If you look really close at it, you’ll notice …

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So long, Bettle. Parting is such sweet sorrow. Aye, the last of the 65 models of the Volkswagen Beetle has rolled off its production yesterday in central Mexico. Each of the 65 vehicles will have a commemorative plaque on its left side, and will be numbered from 1-65. They will …

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Yes, the title is a bit misleading–there really isn’t a new Volkswagen Beetle resurrected from the dead (prior to 1998, that is). There is, however, a company that is using these Beetles to convert it into a pickup truck. According to Motor Authority, Smyth Performance has converted the New Beetle, …

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Volkswagen is scheduled to finally stop producing its beloved Volkswagen Beetle in July this year. As the dreaded day approaches, we take a look back at the famed Lovebug‘s history and remember what made it so special. The Nazi connection The Beetle was conceived from the 1931 Porsche Type 12 …

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It’s good to know that loyalty still counts for something in this age of short attention spans and distractions. Kathleen Brooks, a septuagenarian from California, USA, has owned the same red 1967 Volkswagen Beetle for 51 years. When Volkswagen of America got hold of information that the Beetle–lovingly nicknamed ‘Annie‘–was …

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It was 1931–an unknown yet brilliant Jewish engineer name Josef Ganz created the second prototype named Adler and nicknamed it ‘Maikäfer’–or ‘May-Beetle’–a common, brown European beetle that flies at dusk and often crashes into lighted windows. This prototype got the interest of car company Standard Superior, who created a small …

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Last March 2018, Volkswagen announced that it will end the production of the Volkswagen Beetle, which is one of the iconic cars of the German automaker. However, the iconic Beetle wouldn’t just exit right away as Volkswagen will give this car a last hurrah with the Final Edition model. Volkswagen …

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The Volkswagen Beetle is not only an iconic car, it is also the bestselling car in the world. So when VW announced that it was going to end production of “The Lovebug” in March this year, suffice to say that many hearts were broken.It’s a good thing though that we …

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It’s been a long time coming. And the time has finally arrived. So long, Beetle–it has been eight, great decades knowing you. Frank Welsch, Volkswagen’s head of research and design, confirmed it this year at the Geneva Motor Show held in  Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland which opened its doors last March. “Two …

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Volkswagen Beetle Club Edition

Nowadays, being a called a “Tito/Tita” (uncle/aunt in Filipino colloquial slang) could mean a lot of things: you’re either middle-aged, have a taste for recent-generation materials, or you’re the type who dresses prim and proper. Well, if one has that kind of palate, Volkswagen will have its way with your gearhead lifestyle. …

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VWorld Weekend

Volkswagen Philippines, the exclusive importer and distributor of the country’s best-selling European car brand, will hold the VWorld Weekend on September 16 and 17 at the Glorietta Activity Center in Makati City. The German carmaker will showcase at the event the new Volkswagen Jetta that will be sold starting at …

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Toyota 86

Coupe cars are some of, if not the most attractive looking cars in the automotive world. However, this attractiveness rarely translates into sales numbers, considering that none of the cars in the country’s top ten bestsellers are of the two-door variety. There are plenty of reasons why not many people …

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Volkswagen Polo

Starting today, April 20, until the end of the week, April 23, car aficionados or those just looking for a great deal in a brand-new car will be in the SM Mall of Asia complex for two highly-anticipated events: the Auto Focus Test Drive Festival at the SM Mall of …

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Fathers day car

Father’s Day is fast approaching and you may not know what to do to show your appreciation to your beloved dad. If your old man is a car lover, find out what ride he was driving when he was younger and take him on a trip down memory lane. Below …

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The longest running car show in the Philippines is slated to entertain car owners and enthusiasts this coming May 15-17 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. For 23 years, Trans Sport has brought to automotive fanatics the country’s finest competition cars which constantly elevating the standards of car …

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