29/04/2009

Current BUG BOX projects


... only missing 8 cars that are at the painters, blasters or on the way to us...

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67 slider panel get´s completely stripped and resprayed...

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63 Samba will get the mechanical part of this...

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... 3,2litre Carrera under it´s skin!

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60 Standart is waiting for a narrowed beam, spindles and service!

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66 Fasty needs a new gear box, bigger engine, lowered suspension and a nice set of rims!

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1980 champagne edition will get restored for it´s original owner from Texas!

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71 Deluxe is sold and serviced for a retirement home!

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61 Samba needs a little tweaking and a radio!

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67 Westi got a service and radio

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67 vert gets 2,2litre type1

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67 walk through standart is waiting to be completed after full resto with suspension and brake upgrades!

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65 walkthrough Samba also needs to be completed after full resto. It´ll get 1776cc , discs and IRS!

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3,2 Fastback is finally running and needs to be tested before taking the body off for full resto!

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Chamonix Spyder gets some engine tweaking and a brake upgrade!

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75 BRAZILBUS is much more work then expected! It was previously owned by a guy in England! The mechanical part on it can be loosely described as very raw! Good to know that there is a speed limit on the island!

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Single cab will get lowered on german made , save spindles and narrowed beam with 5-spokes!

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Bay panel needs some tweaking and registration! TÜV!

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67 standard is ready to get a few kilos of fresh sea blue and cumullus white!

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67 Westi will be ready for the paint shop by the end of this week!

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63 rag top will get some fresh metal let in!

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63 Samba needs 2,4 type4 , discs all around and a leather interior!

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these 3 are for sale!

There is a 56 Samba´, a 74 bay and a 63 double cab wainting in line! A 59 15window, a VEEp and a 65Samba are on the boat to us! I guess I forgot a few cars ....! MY own ones being not part of the list! 

Oh yes, there is a 68 Westi waiting to get a type 4 engine!

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3colors of sealing wax red!

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This is different to the american-mexican paint jobs!

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Jörg did almost the complete bodywork!

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4 colors of red! TITAN is so cool!

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From top!
 

 

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21/04/2009

Long Time No Bloggin

...for a good reason! We are still very busy with preparing the new shop/storage/workshop, while we are working on backorders from the open day and the many customer cars we got here at moment!

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...and if that was not enough "DREAM TEAM" from VW-SPEED showed up to do a story about my last 23years being involved in the AIRCOOLED WORLD!

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That was one funny day with SPIDERMAN SANTORRO and BATMAN REPKE!

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It took very loong to get this shot!

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Back in the regular BUG BOX WORLD things are going pretty well and more and more cars are coming to get restored or built up or cured from what other people did bad to them!

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The green panel has clocked only 45000 kilometres since 1967! It´s a slider, too! It is going to a very good customer of ours!

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Only the body shop (metal shop) will remain in our old premisses!

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08/04/2009

GROWING BIGGER

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Due to morre customer car we have to work on we need to grow bigger and decided to get another warehouse for shop, office, storage and building up the freshly painted cars! Only the body shop will stay in the old building.

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OPEN DAY SLIDES

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Check ou the slide show by clicking the picture!

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04/04/2009

DKT CRUISE NITE

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A day before the open day many people with their cars already showed up!

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It was the DKT DAY! Cruise Nite held by an Austrian Cal Look Club in Bavaria/Germany!

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The Burger King was the destination for the evening and weather could not have been nicer!

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The space were soon loaded!

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The boys and girls had fun cruisin the 63!

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We hope for more of this perfect vibe and weather tomorrow!

See you at the 1st BUG BOX OPEN DAY! 

 

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03/04/2009

1 DAY TO CRUISE NIGHT 2 DAY UNTIL OPEN DAY

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The trophies exept for one came in!

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Another customer car arrived! A real nice replica 550 with 16" rims and bias plies!

 

 

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02/04/2009

WE ARE GETTING THERE!

Slowly but surely...! 15year anniversary is everywhere...! DKT, BUG BOX, Volksworld!

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Orange an blue are THE colors!

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One for the junk!

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If they don´t want to give it back, we simply built something better!

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Bobby is the first visitor!

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Spring is here! We ordered sunshine and palm trees!

..and of course cold drinks!

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Where it all happens! See you at the week end!

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