From the Archive: 1956 Volkswagen Beetle | 2013 Zephyrhills Fall AutoFest

Here’s a ’56 Volkswagen Beetle that was at the 2013 Zephyrhills Fall AutoFest. The Volkswagen Beetle is a subcompact that was made between 1938 and 2003, and a total of 21,529,464 were built. The engine is a 1.2 liter flat-4 that produces 36 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual.

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan SE | Shops at Wiregrass (October 2020)

Here’s a 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan SE that was at Shops at Wiregrass in October of 2020. The Volkswagen Tiguan is an SUV that’s been in production since 2007. This is from the second generation, which has been in production since 2016. The engine of this one is a 2 liter TSI straight-4 that produces 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is an 8-speed automatic.

From the Archive: 1963 Volkswagen Micro Bus | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’63 Volkswagen Micro Bus that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Volkswagen Type 2 is a utility vehicle that has been in production since November of 1949 (the first model year was 1950). This is from the first generation, which was made between 1950 and 1967. This one was modified to have a 2 liter flat-4 that produces 140 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This Volkswagen was auctioned off for $126,500.

From the Archive: 1967 Volkswagen Beetle | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s a ’67 Volkswagen Beetle that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Volkswagen Beetle is a subcompact that was made between 1938 and 2003, and a total of 21,529,464 were built. The engine is a 1.6 liter flat-4 that produces 60 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This Beetle was auctioned off for $11,550.

1964 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’64 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Karmann Ghia was a car made German coach builder Karmann and Italian designer Ghia, which is where Volkswagen got the name Karmann Ghia. The car was made from 1955 to 1974, but the first prototype was made in 1953. Originally, Volkswagen was only going to make just 4,000 of the Karmann Ghia, but they sold out pretty quickly. Because of this, Volkswagen decided to mass produce the car. A total of 445,238 of these were made in Germany between 1955 and 1974. There are also 41,689 that were made in Brazil from 1962 to 1974. The engine of this one is a 1.2 liter flat-4 that produces 40 horsepower and 65 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. The top speed is 75 mph.

1989 Volkswagen Rabbit LS | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

That’s an ’89 Volkswagen Rabbit LS that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. The Volkswagen Golf/Rabbit is a subcompact that has been in production since 1974. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1983 and 1992. The engine of this one is a 1.6 liter EA827 straight-4 that produces 75 horsepower and 92 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 5-speed manual.