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
Category: The VW Scene
VW Heritage Visiting Friends: Craig & Sally. Eva-Maria Brueckmann drops in to chat about their love of the marque, the cars in their collection and find out more about their VW clothing venture that allows them to mix business with pleasure… If you’ve always fancied combining work with a hobby, then take some inspiration from … Continued
Another Advent is upon us, and we’re pleased to report on the success of our eighth annual Santa Cruise to The Children’s Trust in Tadworth.
Here’s your chance to buy a legend – one of the cleanest, most original examples of the Mk1 Golf GTI we’ve seen in a long time…
Having received an email only a week or so earlier with details of Joseph Gibson, and his ‘On the Road’ exhibition, I was stood at the entrance to the gallery in London waiting to meet him, and find out why he’d chosen Volkswagen glass as the basis for his latest series. If you enjoy VW … Continued
Getting away from it all, that’s what we all crave once in a while – which is why VW camper vans have such a huge following. As the ultimate lifestyle statement, nothing comes close to jumping in a Volkswagen Bus with a bunch of friends or family and heading out into the countryside… Get inspired … Continued
Following consultation, the Department for Transport (DfT) has proposed that from 20 May 2018, all 40-year-old classics will be exempt from an annual MoT test. But what will the rule changes likely to mean for classic VW owners?
VW T4 Transporters are one of the most sought after must-have lifestyle vehicles right now. But what makes them so cool, and what’s it like owning one? To find out we sent Eva and Phil from Marketing on a ‘Brighton cruise’ with VW Heritage sales executive, Mark Goldsmith, and his 2001 T4 to discover what … Continued
We’re all used to seeing posh people carriers laden with gadgets and designed to offer the luxury and ambiance of a gentleman’s club inside. Well, believe it or not, VW was there first with the aptly named Traveller Jet, a styling concept vehicle based on the humble VW Type 25.
Continuing where the T25 left off, in fact overlapping in production the T4 was an instant favourite. An inline front mounted engine powering the front wheels was the set up of choice for the first commercial to be officially called the Transporter by VW. Being manufactured from 1990 in Germany, Poland and Indonesia, the production spanned … Continued