Re: [sixties-l] VW BUG

From: Ted Morgan (
Date: Tue Jun 20 2000 - 18:09:19 CUT

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    Joe, My understanding on this is that the original car was the brainchild
    of Hitler --to allow every person to own a car, the "folk wagon." I may
    be a little of but that's what I recall. Nicely converted in the 60s,
    Thanks to radman for sending along the piece about the New B.Panthers
    showdown. Shades of Sacramento.... Hmmmm.

    Joe McDonald wrote:

    > does anyone know the story about the famous VW BUG car that became so
    > famous in the sixties? How did it come to be made in Germany and for
    > what? cheers, country joe mcdonald
    > -- "Ira Furor Brevis Est " - Anger is a brief madness
    > country joe Home Pg <>
    > country joe's tribute to Florence Nightingale
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