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.

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?

50 years of continuous VW ownership

Brand loyalty is nothing unusual, but Karin Wilson’s attachment to the marque goes beyond the realms of simple habit because, get this, she’s owned 16 different Volkswagens and clocked up over half a century of continuous VW ownership.

Replacing VW body panels

With Winter setting in, now is probably a good time to tackle the rusty VW body panels on your car. Here’s a quick overview of what’s involved

10 Winter Workshop Safety Tips

As the mercury begins to plummet, even the most brave of us retreat to the comfort of a garage or workshop. But while working on your car inside, it’s essential to get organised and be prepared for every eventuality to help keep yourself in one piece; here are some practical tips on workshop safety to … Continued