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.

SOLD – ’67 Beetle Lobster Claw Seat Belts

Our good friend Chris Vallone of Classic VW Bug has something special for sale. If you know the ’67 Beetle, you know the correct and rare Lobster Claw seat belts. These are original used German,

SOLD – Restored Sapphire VI Radio

Hello, ’67 Beetle community. Before you take another drink of your morning coffee, read slowly. What we have up for grabs today is a complete, restored Sapphire VI ’67 Beetle radio; which is quite rare. Why might

SOLD – Rear overriders & Bumper Guard Set

Hello, ’67 Beetle community. I have for sale a set of rear ’67 German bumper guards (VW stamped) and the one year only overriders for your vintage VW, which we all know are getting harder

FOR SALE – Restored Bosch Short Coils

Good morning, ’67 Beetle community. We’ve been able to source and restore more German Bosch Short Coils. If you want your ’67 Beetle coil to be the correct factory unit, we finally have more available.

Our Story – Featured by Volkswagen of America, Inc

Hello, friends! We have some very exciting news to share. The story of our family’s beloved ’67 Beetle and how Lane Russell came to fruition has been featured by Volkswagen of America, Inc. Please check