Introduced: Meet Alex and her BeetleAlexBeetle

What was your first car? For many millennials a modern super-mini is the only way to get behind the wheel these days, with sky high insurance quotes keeping anything fun a mere figment of their imagination… Unless, you strike it lucky, and like Alex Tooth, VW Heritage Events Organiser you bag a Beetle as your … Continued

VW Hebmüller celebrates its official ‘retirement’

This month marks 65 years since the last two-seater VW-based Hebmüller was produced, so we thought we’d celebrate it’s official ‘retirement’ in style by delving into its development, looking at its contemporary influences and explaining what you might have to do to get yourself one of these ultra rare coachbuilt beauties…

VW wheel refurb secrets

The harsh winter weather with all that road salt and extremes of hot and cold can take its toll on alloys. However, scruffy or damaged rims can easily be sorted if you take them to a VW wheel specialist for refurbishment.

Vorgestellt: Alex und Ihr KäferAlexBeetleGerman

Was war dein erstes Auto? Die Millenials haben es nicht leicht. Beim ersten eigenen Auto kommen Fahranfänger unter 25 Jahren nicht an teuren Kosten für Versicherungen und Co. vorbei. Das macht den Einstieg zum  selbstständigen Fahren schwer. Traummodelle bleiben Traum. Stimmt nicht, sagt Alex Tooth. Die Eventplanerin bei VW Heritage fährt aus Überzeugung einen Käfer. … Continued

Presentando A: Alex y su EscarabajoAlexBeetleSpanish

 ¿Cuál fue tu primer coche? Hoy en día, para muchos millennials, un moderno súper-mini es la única forma de ponerse al volante con algo de toque retro, a no ser que, como Alex Tooth, la organizadora de eventos de VW Heritage, tengas suerte y puedas hacerte con un Escarabajo como tu primer coche. Eva y … Continued

VW Heritage gets Best Company award

At the end of 2017, we put VW Heritage in the spotlight, by entering the Sunday Times Top 100 places to work competition. The good news is we came out shining and were awarded an accreditation for our staff engagement levels by competition organisers Best Companies.

Does my VW need an IVA test?

You may know it as the SVA, three letters which have struck fear into many folk worried about the technical scrutiny their vehicle would be put under by government officials. Well, It’s been renamed the IVA test, but the inspection is just as rigorous. The question is, do you need to put your vehicle to … Continued

Winter rust protection

Prevention is always better than cure, so here are some tips to help with rust protection on your VW throughout the worst of the winter months ahead…

Keep your VW Camper warm

If getting away for the weekend in your VW Camper at this time of year means layering up with thermal underwear and donning six pairs of socks, then it’s unlikely to be much fun. So what can you do to make your VW T2, Type 25, T4 and T5 toasty and warm and this winter? … Continued

VW Heritage LHD Type 25 Tischer for sale

Having purchased this ultra rare coach built conversion in 2015, we’ve decided to let another owner enjoy the Tischer’s unique mix of caravan and conventional water-cooled Type 25 LHD. But what is it, how did we come across it in the first place – and why should you consider buying it?