All posts by Eric Shoemaker

Hello, I'm Eric. I started 1967beetle.com. I also own Lane Russell, a leading supplier of VW parts for your classic Volkswagen restoration. I drive a '67 Beetle daily and love to share vintage Volkswagen stories with the world.

Randy Carlson’s L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle

Vintage VW Family, Randy Carlson of OldBug.com and I have been going back and forth on this L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle he recently acquired. Talk about unique. They say a photo is worh a

Sergio Ochoa’s L633 VW Blue ’67 Beetle

Back in 1973 I bought a 1967 vintage VW beetle for $500.00 from a friend when going to UM. I had the Beetle for a year or so and trade it for a 68 VW

Butch Wilson’s L639 Zenith Blue ‘67 Beetle

I bought my ’67 Bug in July 2019. I found it on Facebook in Douglasville, GA.I immediately named it Charlie and I got to work on it. I’m not new to VWs. I’m ’65, and

FOR SALE – L282 Primer ’67 Beetle Convertible

Hello, 1967beetle.com community. We have a special car here today that’s available for purchase; a ’67 Beetle Convertible project. As we all know, these gems are a bit more rare than the normal Type 1 Sedan. It’s

Restoration Process – Crain Daly License Frame

Hello, ’67 Beetle community. I hadn’t intended on sharing, but a conversation with the mighty Jay Salser last night has convinced me otherwise. I finally was able to restore our original Crain Daly Dealership frame.