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VW Bug matched back up to it’s title!!!

I had a strange thing happen the other day. It all started about two years ago.  A friend and I went to look at four Beetles for sale.  They were all good builders with engines.  All in all they were … Continue reading

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2011 Riverwalk Car Show VW Participation

This Saturday (5/7/11) was 11th annual Riverwalk Car Show and Swap Meet in Pueblo, CO.  It has a good mix of old and new cars.  It is amazing how many nice cars there are in  Pueblo and the surround towns. … Continue reading

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Painter’s Grinding 2011 was a great event

I feel that winter went by pretty fast this year.  Here it is April and this past Saturday (4/19/11) was the 3rd annual Painter’s Grinding Spring Dub Roast.  This is a fun get together.  There are always plenty of free … Continue reading

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Coming Volkswagen Events in Colorado for 2011

These are some of the larger events held this year in Colorado.  If you know of some more good shows in Colorado, provide the information in a comment and we will get them added.   The first show isn’t far … Continue reading

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VW Trip to the UK and Germany – VW Museum and Wolfsburg Castle

We just got done being wowed by the Autostadt and that was just the start of many great air cooled VWs for the day.  Just a little ways down the street is the VW Auto Museum.   From the outside of … Continue reading

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VW Trip to the UK and Germany – Autostadt Car Towers

Another big attraction of the Autostadt is the tour of the Golf production line.  You are not allowed to take pictures inside the factory.   If you take the 45 minute tour you ride on a bus that splits open so … Continue reading

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VW Trip to the UK and Germany – It is Finally Autostadt Time

Gina and I wanted to get to the factory as soon as they opened.  We got up early and headed down for breakfast.  I really enjoyed the German breakfasts.  They serve cold cuts and cheese as well as eggs, sausage, … Continue reading

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VW Trip to the UK and Germany – Berlin to Wolfburg

We get to Berlin and are a little overwhelmed.  It’s always confusing the first time you walk into a different country.  Figuring out the signs and where there the bathrooms are is a priority. I am always interested to see … Continue reading

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Simple Interior Makes a Big Difference

Jim has had his white 62 for many years.   It is an amazing bug.  Everything about it is neat and clean.  The interior was clean, no rips but plain. Recently I installed a new interior kit in the 62.  Jim … Continue reading

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VW Trip to the UK

In October 2010 my wife Gina and I went on a trip to Europe.  Gina is an instructor for Goodrich Corporation  and was teaching a week long class near London, England.  While she was at work I would travel around … Continue reading

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