Articles about Volkswagen Type 2

Electric-powered classics don’t get any groovier than this
It’s a pretty cool mix of ‘work-in-progress’ and ‘car-show ready’
For some of us, old school will always, always be cool. We can't imagine classic cars going out of style. And like we've said a hundred times before: We're big on retro here at Top Gear PH. If you'
It’s had quite the fascinating history
In 1937, Germany's ruling National Socialist German Workers' Party (led by Adolf Hitler) created the Gesellschaft zur Vorbereitung des Deutschen Volkswagens mbH (Company for the Preparation of the German Volkswagen Ltd), which-thankfully for us-was renamed Volkswagenwerk GmbH just a
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It looks like an SUV, it has the ride height and all-wheel-drive of an SUV, but it's a secret wagon. Ssshh-don't let the cat out of the bag. Actually, don't put cats in bags in the
It’s more than just a powertrain swap, too—the underpinnings also get upgraded
Listen up, people, because Volkswagen's Commercial Vehicles department has just unveiled its most exciting model in years. Not to hate on the Caddy and the Transporter too much, but oh, how design has regressed since the wonderful Type 2 you see
It’s called the Type 20 Concept
It's traditional for carmakers to celebrate anniversaries with special concepts. And for the 20th birthday of its US development center-its largest outside Germany, no less-Volkswagen has done just that.Say hello to the Type 20 Concept-a 1962 Type
It’s got everything plus the kitchen sink, literally
Lego cars and the Volkswagen Type 2 are two of our favorite things, and when they come together, it's always a story worth telling. Several years ago, editor in chief Paulo Subido documented his Lego VW Westfalia Camper build project, which
Will eliminating human error be better in the long run?
Remember the reinvented Volkswagen camper van, dubbed the I.D .Buzz? A modern, fully electric and future-autonomous hippy mobile, it's confirmed for production in 2022.And Volkswagen has thrown away the life of luxuries and passenger practicality to create the
It took him two decades
The Volkswagen Type 2, more popularly known as the Kombi--short for the German word Kombinationkraftwagen--is an iconic van loved the world over. Its status is very much like the Beetle's. This van provided quality transport at a very low
Displayed at Consumer Electronics Show
Remember the Volkswagen Microbus aka the Type 2? Those old enough may recognize the van as the Kombi sold in our market. It was popular during the flower-power era of the '60s as family transport.Those who miss this iconic VW
Summit Books shows us why
A road trip is one of those wonderful things that combine relaxed driving, nice scenery and, in our case, great food. It's even better when you're in good company, and for most men, the best companion is still a beautiful
A cool take on the Kombi
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We get so many car-related requests from people--both readers and non-readers--every day. There are those who want us to greet a loved one on the latter's birthday, for instance. Some want us to announce a missing vehicle
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After 56 years, Volkswagen Brazil is ceasing production of the Volkswagen Type 2 (popularly called Kombi) van due to safety regulations in the South American country. But before we see the last of the iconic van, VW Brazil has released this Kombi
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