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.

Seat Restoration

Proper seat restoration is something you really have to take your time with. Wolfsburg West sells all the OEM fitting goodies, all the way down to correct color frame paint! Be careful with that old horse

Working on the ’67

A typical Saturday!

’67 Beetle Colors

When doing a proper restoration, nothing is more important than getting the colors right. Here’s the correct information provided by our friends at Wolfsburg West!

VW Treffen + Timm Eubanks

The VW Treffen show was fantastic! It was a great pleasure to hang with Beth and Timm Eubanks. Thank you so much for the hospitality! You can follow Timm (OldVW) on Twitter. VW Treffen photos

Aircooled Classics – VW & Porsche + My ’67 Restoration Story

My ’67 restoration story was published in Aircooled Classics – VW & Porsche – Issue 2. A huge thanks to Paul Cave and Aircooled Classics & Kombi Life Magazines.