Started on March 20 by JohnInKansas

1972 Volkswagen Beetle

Purchased to save gas money March 2012, daily driving since then. Not the prettiest, not the sturdiest, not the most reliable, but gets around pretty well for what it is.

Latest updates
Dec. 17
2014 Update

Solid-mounted the engine and transmission, threw on some really fat tires (15x8 on the front, …

April 18

Took the Bugaru to two autocrosses so far this season. Blew off the upper radiator …

Feb. 01
Overdue update

I haven’t updated my garage lately. Spun a rod bearing in the 1600cc dual port …

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Sept. 6, 2012, 7:46 a.m.

Was it full of dogs when you bought it? You'll probably get better mileage if you take them out :-P

May 7, 2013, 10:19 p.m.

Thanks for letting me drive the Bug. It was a blast!

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