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Kustom Chopped Vw Bug Beetle Rat Rod Hot Rod No Reserve Volksrod Ragtop Sunroof on 2040-cars

Year:1973 Mileage:82000
Location:

Norfolk, Virginia, United States

Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Engine:AIR COOLED
Vehicle Title:Clear
Year: 1973
Make: Volkswagen
Drive Type: 4 SPEED
Model: Beetle - Classic
Mileage: 82,000
Trim: NONE
Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

KUSTOM CHOPPED VW BUG THAT COMES WITH A TYPE 1 SUNROOF RAGTOP SECTION. THIS CAR WAS ONCE FEATURED IN A MAGAZINE, BEING CHOPPED WITH LOUVERED HOOD AND TRUNK. IT HAS A BRAND NEW CARB ON A DUAL PORT HEAD MOTOR. THE ROOF WAS STARTED TO BE SANDED DOWN TO BE REPLACED WITH THE SUNROOF RAGTOP SECTION. AIR SHOCK FRONT WITH KUSTOM WHEELS, CAR STILL SHOWS WELL WITH A NICE INTERIOR. FLOORPAN HAS SPOT WHERE THE DRIVERS SEAT BOLT GOES THROUGH. I BOUGHT THIS AS A FATHER SON PROJECT, I AM NOT A VW PERSON, SO PLEASE ASK ? DURING AUCTION. CAR IS OFFERED AT NO RESERVE GOOD LUCK    I RESERVE THE RIGHT TO END THE AUCTION EARLY

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VW confirms development of 10-speed dual clutch, 134-hp/liter diesel

Fri, 26 Apr 2013 17:43:00 EST

Each year, the Vienna International Motor Symposium showcases some of the up-and-coming technologies automakers are engineering for the use in passenger cars, and Volkswagen AG CEO Martin Winterkorn revealed some big developments VW is working on for its future products. Winterkorn discussed a multi-faceted approach that VW is looking to reduce its fleet fuel consumption and exhaust emissions.
Some of the bigger news he discussed included a "high-performance" diesel engine that will produce 134 horsepower per liter and a 10-speed DSG automatic transmission. While no specific applications were mentioned, we can only hope this is for the Audi R4 we keep hearing about.
Another topic he touched on that caused us to perk up our ears was had to do with VW's plug-in hybrid technology. While we know the PHEV versions of the Audi A3 and Porsche Panamera are on the way, Winterkorn also said that these two models will be followed up by Golf, Passat, Audi A6 and Porsche Cayenne plug-in models. Scroll down for a press release highlighting the automaker's future fuel-saving initiatives.

Volkswagen drops "GTi" lawsuit against Suzuki

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 08:45:00 EST

Way back in 2004, Volkswagen took umbrage with Suzuki being granted permission to use the nameplate "SWIFT GTi" for a performance variant of its small-car offering (2012 equivalent seen here). Now, eight years and surely some very steep legal bills later, VW has finally dropped its claim against Suzuki.
The General Court of the European Union stated, back in March of this year, that Suzuki's GTi registration could not be confused with VW's "Golf GTI." Volkswagen had appealed that ruling, though has now reportedly called off the dogs. In fact, Germany's Die Welt reports that the appeal has been dead for several weeks now.
This news comes amongst continued arbitration acrimony between the two automakers, all revolving around VW's forced divestiture of nearly 20-percent stake it purchased in Suzuki some two years ago.

Prop-driven VW Beetle hopes to land in Bonneville [w/video]

Thu, 10 Jan 2013 17:04:00 EST

Sometimes you meet folks who, when they tell you "Hey, I have an idea," your reflex response is to stop what you're doing and tell yourself, "Get ready...." We imagine Mike Niemans is one of those folks, and the idea in question is putting a tank engine on a Type 1 Volkswagen Beetle. Not just any old tank engine - as if there were such a thing when we're talking about putting them in cars - but a 668-cubic-inch, 220-horsepower radial engine built by Continental in 1941 and procured from an M2 tank.
In the image above Nieman is using the tank clutch hub to get the motor set up, but in one of the images below you can see what really belongs back there is: a two-inch, reverse-pitch prop taken from a wind generator. He says there's enough mojo with the propeller action to get the car rolling down the runway like a jet when he gives it gas - and speaking of gas, the engine's been refitted to run on propane.
After a few safety tweaks Nieman's going to take the matte-black Beetle to Bonneville, "put the prop on, let her go and see what happens!" We can't wait to see the video of that. There are two shakedown videos below to get you ready.