Tag: VW

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#TBT: The Strange Story Behind the VW Acapulco Thing

#TBT: The Strange Story Behind the VW Acapulco Thing

Volkswagen has just released the latest installment of #TBT, which details the the ultimate beach cruiser: the 1974 Volkswagen Acapulco Thing. 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 __________________________________________________________________________________ The Volkswagen Type 181...

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#TBT: The Weirdly Capable VW Golf Country

#TBT: The Weirdly Capable VW Golf Country

Volkswagen has just issued their latest edition of #TBT, which covers the innovative off-road Volkswagen Golf Country. 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 _____________________________________________________________________________ In 1989, Volkswagen introduced the “Montana” concept at...

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#TBT: One Million Vehicles Strong Three Times Over

#TBT: One Million Vehicles Strong Three Times Over

Volkswagen has published their latest issue of #TBT, which chronicles the staggering amount of VW vehicles produced 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 ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— At any car factory, the...

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#TBT: Ten Movies Co-Starring Volkswagen Classics

#TBT: Ten Movies Co-Starring Volkswagen Classics

Volkswagen has issued the latest edition of #TBT, which lists 10 appearances by classic VWs on the silver screen. 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 ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— While many movie theatres remain closed,...

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#TBT: Volkswagen Design Roots

#TBT: Volkswagen Design Roots

Volkswagen has released their newest edition of #TBT, which talks about the Volkswagen MQB chassis and the roots of the brand. 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 _____________________________________________________________ Through the decades, Volkswagen...

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#TBT: The All-Wheel-Drive Convertible VW Golf

#TBT: The All-Wheel-Drive Convertible VW Golf

Volkswagen has written this fascinating article on the extremely rare all-wheel-drive convertible Biagini Passo. 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 _________________________________________________________ In its more than 40 years of production, the Golf hatchback...

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Volkswagen Offers Payment Assistance Options for Customers

Volkswagen Offers Payment Assistance Options for Customers

The Community-Driven Promise will help customers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic by giving them a financial cushion. With the financial uncertainty swirling around because of the COVID-19 virus, a car payment is the last thing on people’s mind. Volkswagen looks to assist with that by offering eligible customers a little breathing room. Named the Community-Driven...

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Porsche: Excellence Was Expected

Porsche: Excellence Was Expected

LACar.com Book ReviewPorsche: Excellence Was ExpectedBentley Publishers 2019ISBN: 978-0-8376-1769-59in. X 10.5 in.4 volumes, 2,834 pages/2912 photos, illustrations, and diagrams$524.95 USDReview by Don Taylor If you are really a “Porsche Person” you need to have this book set, or to present it as a special gift to someone who is, even if you/they already own a...

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Volkswagen ID. SPACE VIZZION

Volkswagen ID. SPACE VIZZION

VW’s latest EV concept vehicle makes its worldwide debut at Petersen Automotive Museum, electrifies audience. If this is the future, sign me up. I was on hand to witness the worldwide debut of VW’s latest electric concept vehicle at my happy place, the Petersen Automotive Museum. For those counting, this is number seven in the...

 

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