Matador Mission!

Ian at Southwest Classic VW’s tells us about his latest project, a Tempo Matador turned around in just ten days! This old beasty, and a spare chassis were picked up from Kleift & Klok in Holland by its new owner Buzz, and his mate Jonny K. They trailored it back to the UK to be met by … Continued

Vote for us!!

This year Golf+ magazine are handing out awards for best cars, best show, and best product. Guess what..Big Boys Toys have been nominated for our exclusive Mk2 Golf Clear rear screens… just like Martin’s Golf is using below (picture courtesy of the Team Wackeldackel blog – click for more!) To vote for us email … Continued

Team VWH half marathon triumph.

Last Sunday was a lovely day for a little jog in the park – bright, sunny & warm – which was mighty handy, as a few months ago three of the VWH crew decided it would be a good idea to sign up for the Royal Parks Half Marathon in London. Sales Director Barney, Purchasing Coordinator … Continued

Octobers Saturday Social

Was the weather too nice? A quiet start to the ‘social season with 20 or so cars over the course of the day. Good to see more new faces, i hope they will come and see us next month too. With the sun threatening to be out all afternoon, it was borderline T-shirt weather..definitely ideal for … Continued

Major Ivan Hurst Memorial Show.

After a year off travelling, Jo is back in the office for us, working on our Ebay shop.  She took a trip up to Berkshire the other weekend, to the REME museum for a celebration of Early Volkswagens. Here is her tale. “Martin and I set off in the Split at 7.30am to meet a few friends … Continued

Transporter Treasure Hunt

The Wedgehunt continues.. For those who follow us on Facebook you maybe aware of our quest to find the earliest T25 in the UK. With the model being launched here in May 1979, we are interested to hear from anyone who owns, knows of, or once saw a 1979, or 1980 model – easily identified … Continued

Wet Play: Brighton Breeze 2010

It all started well.. the sun nearly shone and the rain was held back by everyone’s positivity;  then i did it, a foolish, school boy error. I said it was “not raining” on my Facebook status. Shortly after the heavens opened  -Whoops! Fortunately being VW folk we’re not scared of a bit of water (unless its in … Continued

Ben P thumbs a lift to Germany for Das Drag Day.

As I’ve been labeled the ‘Euro show hitcher’ by Ivan @ volksworld magazine I thought the only decent thing to do was grab a lift to Bitburg in Germany in the Auto Techniks ‘Uber bus’ for Das Drag Day #8!  Billed as the final DDD at Bitburg meant the turn out was immense and staying … Continued