The car bears the VW logo but this 1954 convertible is no run-of-the-mill Volkswagen. Built on a VW chassis by the Beutler brothers in Switzerland, its elegant, light alloy body is a fine example of prestige craftsmanship.
Europe's biggest carmaker, the Volkswagen Group of Germany, has announced that it is recalling more than 2 million vehicles globally. The firm noted that it needed to fix a number of technical issues in several models.
Nuremberg tried to take the game to Bayern Munich in their home match against the reigning champs. But Bayern's quality ultimately told, as Pep Guardiola's men claimed a 2-0 win. Elsewhere, Dortmund thumped Bremen.
Berliners have important appointments on every corner of their gigantic city. That means they have to be resourceful when it comes to getting from A to B, says experienced Berlin commuter Lavinia Pitu.
This "People's Car" model is a legend among automobiles. It conquered the silver screen as Herbie, and cropped up at several key junctures of music history. Production of the car ended on July 30, 2003.
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