Gus

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Picked up an old VW chassis ‘rat rod’ named ‘Gus’ from these two Pike County gentlemen. The dad said they found it deep in the woods covered in leaves and stuff. The son cleaned it up and brought it back … Continued

Almost famous

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A short little video the talented Eric Morrison recently filmed at my VW restoration laboratory. This was how it was described by the creator: ‘Dr. Peter D’Adamo shows us a rare behind the scenes look at one of his greatest … Continued

The Friend

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My first introduction to the VW Beetle was when my friend Bob purchased a 1966 VM Beetle sometime in the early 1970s. With a manual transmission, the 1966 model year was the last production model that had 6-volt electrical systems. This presented problems … Continued