Ireland’s first ever census on classic Irish aircooled VWs


Beetle.ie aims to celebrate Ireland’s unique position in VW’s global history as the first country outside of Germany to manufacture the Beetle. Our history goes right back to 1950 when the late Stephen O’Flaherty took a gamble on a quirky and untested car from Germany, only a few short years after the end of WW2 and opened a manufacturing plant in an old tram depot on Shelbourne Road, Dublin.

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We have a total of 789 VWs listed now. Thank you for all the submissions, keep them coming!
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6896 ZE

7937 ZR

7997 ZI

965 TZA

HIC 50

5723 ZB

72 TN 517

HZP 316

RZT 448

FIX 353

3703 ZC

LZX 277

REI 910

WZO 550

OEI 892

826 WYI

79 D 524

SIR 268

SIR 92

WLI 833