• The bug's been squashed: VW builds its final Beetle

    3 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    It was in 1938 that the Volkswagen Type 1, more commonly referred to as the Beetle, or “Käfer” in its home market of Germany, first rolled off the line. Eight decades on and the nameplate has finally been retired. The last Beetle, a coupe finished in Denim Blue, rolled off the line at VW's plant in Puebla, Mexico, on Wednesday. It...
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  • Bye-bye Beetle, Cadillac's committed to clutch pedals, and return of the Rocketman: What's New The Car Connection

    Bye-bye Beetle, Cadillac's committed to clutch pedals, and return of the Rocketman: What's New The Car Connection

    3 monthes ago - By The Car Connection

    Final Volkswagen Beetle leaves assembly plant in Mexico after storied run The final third-generation Beetle will roll off the assembly line in Puebla, Mexico, likely to be the last gas-powered Beetle ever. Tesla Model 3 all-wheel-drive sedan nets perfect safety score from federal testers Following the rear-drive Model 3's perfect score, the...
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  • Final Volkswagen Beetle leaves assembly plant in Mexico after storied run

    Final Volkswagen Beetle leaves assembly plant in Mexico after storied run

    3 monthes ago - By The Car Connection

    The Volkswagen Beetle has met the end of the road. This week, the final Beetle model will roll off the assembly plant in Puebla, Mexico. VW said Wednesday the last 2019 VW Beetle is a coupe finished in Denim Blue and will remain local to Mexico. After celebrations, the car will join the VW Museum in the city of Puebla-a fitting tribute...
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