Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS


Every spring in Central California the Volkswagen religious come out to show their Sunday's Best. Here is a quick recap of the Spring Fling.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

The event was half car show and half swap meet where you could get rare V-Dub parts on the cheap.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

Yes, you are looking at this correctly. That is a V-8 in that VW. Scary.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

The notchback is still the "hard to find" Type-3. Back when I was in high school you were the sh... tuff if you had one of these babies.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

The 23 window Type-2's are still the bus of choice for collectors and any store who sells Windex.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

This is the sort of Bug that the SNL cast would refer to as something you could "put your weed in."

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

This vintage split window Type-1 interior had the coolest old school radio in it.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

This clean flame job Type-1 picked up first place in its class.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

This is the power plant for the flame job ride. I guess the size of the engine is supposed to be impressive?

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

This is the cleanest Baja Bug I've ever run across. Most of the ones I have seen were beat to death in the Beetleball.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

Obviously, this is the short bus. But you rode in a different short bus to school.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

I don't know if the owner of this bus was trying to be funny or if he really thought it was necessary to put The Club on a clapped out bus in the middle of a car show.

Fahrvergnügen Anyone? VW Car ShowS

Probably one of the most obvious signs I've ever read.