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Month: August 2012

34 Horsepower For Two Bugs

34 Horsepower For Two Bugs

Domi and his friend Flo made another trip to Germany in order to pick up a blue Volkswagen Bug from 1989 for their friend and mechanic, Friedrich. They left Austria on Wednesday in the evening and got back Friday morning. However, as it transpired, this trip should get a challenging and nerve wrecking adventure for them. The tow bar was a back up if they couldn’t get the blue VW running. The engine was dismantled and they had to put…

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Older n’ Faster

Older n’ Faster

This is the story of the California Look. Started back in the 60’s no other style was as influential or important to the Volkswagen scene. They just get Older n’ Faster! Also check out other Aircooled Volkswagen Videos on our KdF-Channel!

Bug meeting in Gaal/Styria – VW meets Puch

Bug meeting in Gaal/Styria – VW meets Puch

Today Chris, Benjamin and Georgy visited the first time the annualy meeting with two vehicles. In this small town there is also a VW museum where we have taken a look at. The common ride took us to the Puch museum in Judenburg.    The VW museum… … and the Puch museum

New owner – same family!

New owner – same family!

Also the Buggy got a new home. Flo decided that it is about time to leave old things behind and concentrate on new aircooled stuff. Since his Buggy became a kind of identifying feature for our community it was pretty clear for us that it has to stay in the DLV-family. So Chris bought the Buggy from Flo.

Two Guys & Three Cars

Two Guys & Three Cars

Domi and Flo drove to Germany again, in order to pick up two cars – a Trabant for Friedrich and another Bug for Flo. They decided to go there in a VW pulling a special tow bar. They were just two guys driving three cars, but everything worked out! On the way to Germany Flo and Domi met Friedrich and his “Última Edición” (right) – a Volkswagen Bug from 2003 – close to his family home in Upper Austria.

Herbie Turned Into A Tractor

Herbie Turned Into A Tractor

Domi and his friend Flo took Herbie for a ride to Bavaria, Germany. On their way Herbie lost all case studs of one of the cylinder heads. The wildest nightmare got reality, but the Love Bug made it back to Vienna safely. Domi noticed a weird and loud noise in the back. He knew immediately that Herbie is loosing his right cylinder head, where cylinder one and two are operating. It got worse and Herbie lost all case studs. Flo…

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