Patina Volkswagens

Patina Volkswagens

Since the early 2000s, the apparent explosion of interest in Volkswagens with original paint, rust and patina has inspired a generation of car fanatics, who might not be able to afford to restore a car to show condition, but still want a good looking, cool car that will stand out from the crowd. Once looked … Read more

Early VW T1 Buses At The Barndoor Gathering

Barndoor gathering

This weekend the Netherlands will become the home of the T1, as Amersfoort – located just outside Amsterdam – is the venue for this year’s European “Barndoor Gathering”, a meet for early VW Bulli buses built from 1950 to 1955. Nowhere in the Netherlands is more appropriate for this T1 festival than Amersfoort: back in … Read more

Beaulieu’s Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day 2018

Beaulieu Hot Rod and Custom Drive In

Get geared up for a custom-themed Father’s Day with Beaulieu’s Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day on Sunday June 17th and enjoy amazing cars and bikes, great live music, dancing and a vibrant Vintage Village. For an exciting start to the retro weekend, see Vee Dubs of every variety at Simply VW on Saturday June 16th. Successfully paired for the first time last … Read more

Volkswagen Electric Car To Compete In Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2018

VW ID R Pikes Peak

Volkswagen’s latest motorsport project has been named: I.D. R Pikes Peak is the title of the all-electric prototype racing car, with which Volkswagen will compete in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on 24th June 2018 in Colorado, USA. The four-wheel drive sports car combines its ambassadorial role for the future, electric I.D. family with … Read more

Car Christmas Jumpers 2017

Car Christmas jumper

Get rid of your boring Christmas jumpers this year and show everyone your love for all things automotive with these car Christmas jumpers.   This Bullitt inspired car chase Christmas jumper features the battle between McQueens Mustang and the bad guys Charger. Currently available from Amazon here –   Not so much a car Christmas … Read more

Retro Volkswagen Fridge

Slovenian manufacturer of white goods Gorenje have teamed up with Volkswagen to create the Retro Special Edition VW fridge. Using very obvious styling cues from the original splitscreen van and available in either red or blue, this usually boring looking appliance is now something much more interesting and visually appealing. Beauty is not just skin … Read more