In Autumn 1971, the Beetle surpassed the significant milestone of a total worldwide production figure of 20 million cars. In Europe, VW produced a Special Edition called the “Jubilee Beetle” to celebrate […]
My name is Eddie Staunton. I lived in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 in 1950 and saw the first crates of Beetles arrive in the tram yards to the site now called Ballsbridge Motors on […]
This set of documents have kindly been submitted by Herbie Graham. He got them from the old PJ Woods dealership in Clane, years ago. They show pricing information from Volkswagen Distributors Ltd […]
Some examples of old distributor and dealer ads for Irish VWs. Right back from the start in the early 50s to the end of beetle sales in 1977.
If there’s one thing that (in my opinion) finishes a nice restoration job, it’s a nice period dealer sticker. Either an accurate reproduction or even better: a slightly time-worn original!! Here’s a […]
Well my story began back in 1998, I was 19 and in college in Dublin and wanted to stay there and get a summer job but my mother being an “Irish mammy” […]