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VW celebrates 70 years of "Bulli"

VW celebrates 70 years of "Bulli"
Volkswagen is celebrating a big birthday this month with the 70th anniversary of its iconic Transporter, also known as the "Bulli", or the Kombi.....

Retro Comparison: Volkswagen Golf VR6 vs Opel Kadett 200t S

Retro Comparison: Volkswagen Golf VR6 vs Opel Kadett 200t S
We head to Midvaal Raceway to drive two hot hatch icons of the '90s. Coming from old foes Volkswagen and Opel, you'd expect these 2 machines to be...

Volkswagen celebrates the Karmann Ghia

Volkswagen celebrates the Karmann Ghia
Volkswagen is celebrating the 65th anniversary of its pretty Type 14 Karmann Ghia with a display featuring the last one ever built at the Brem...

Driving the Ads: Volkswagen Corrado VR6

Driving the Ads: Volkswagen Corrado VR6
South Africans love sporty Volkswagens, so you can imagine why a car like the Corrado, which was never sold here, has achieved near-mythical statu...

Would you electrify your classic VW Kombi?

Would you electrify your classic VW Kombi?
The electrification of classic cars is increasingly common, but would you do it? Isn't the rattly engine sound of a Volkswagen Type 2 Kombi part...

New Product: VW Citi Golf in red, yellow, blue...

New Product: VW Citi Golf in red, yellow, blue...
Cars.co.za's SentiMETAL brand has launched a new series of prints featuring a true local icon, the VW Citi Golf. Volkswagen's iconic Golf 1 will f...

The man with 114 VW Golfs

The man with 114 VW Golfs
Sometimes you just can't help yourself. A love for one specific thing leads to the acquisition of a second, and a third, and then... a collection....

VW Split-Window: Splitty Vibes in Episode 8

VW Split-Window: Splitty Vibes in Episode 8
Classic Volkswagen buses, or Type 2s as they are more formally known, were supposed to be hardy, cheap commercial alternatives to the VW Beetle of...