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#TBT: Volkswagen’s Guinness World Record Breaking History

#TBT: Volkswagen’s Guinness World Record Breaking History

Volkswagen knows a thing or two about breaking records, and has accumulated an impressive amount of them over the years. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________ It’s not easy to make it into the Guinness World...

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#TBT: The Volkswagen “Vochol” Beetle

#TBT: The Volkswagen “Vochol” Beetle

This unique Volkswagen Beetle is adorned with millions of beads and creates a strong link between Mexico’s past and present. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________ Volkswagens have always been vehicles of expression,...

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#TBT: The Volkswagen Type 4

#TBT: The Volkswagen Type 4

The Volkswagen Type 4 debuted in 1968 with a four-door option – a first for VW – as they attempted to attract larger families to their automobiles. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________...

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#TBT: The History of the Beetle’s Bud Vase

#TBT: The History of the Beetle’s Bud Vase

The Volkswagen Beetle’s unique flower vase is a testament to the “flower power” generation. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________ To understand how a small German sedan came to represent the “flower power”...

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#TBT: The Generational Legacy of Volkswagens

#TBT: The Generational Legacy of Volkswagens

For some folks, the cars they grew up in become a nostalgic playground. That’s the story behind this man and his grandfather’s VW Beetle. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________ Eric Shoemaker had...

 

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