The American Graffiti Car Show

’67 Volkswagen Beetle — Chassis

Sent over by our good pal Tom GriffinJeremy Goodspeed of Goodspeed Motoring was spotted with a ’67 Beetle chassis at The American Graffiti car show in Modesto yesterday. The show was sponsored by Kiwanis International (of which Jeremy is a member), and they are expecting to raise about $100K for children in need. There were upwards of 1,000 cars, including 4 Beetles and one special ’67 chassis.

’67 Volkswagen Beetle — Chassis

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Posted by Eric Shoemaker

Hello, I'm Eric. I started 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.

  1. Very cool!


  2. I luv it! What’s more basic than a Volkswagen Bug Chassis? This one is a study in good, careful restoration practices and was totally appropriate in the setting of a car show. Too many people these days claim “restoration” when, to be truthful, they have done a cosmetic under-taking. I think, also, that the amount of work exhibited by just the chassis restoration should give all of us pause for thought as we budget the cost of time, space and money for a full restoration. I hurt every time I see an unfinished car, sitting in pieces, occupying the same spot year after year– due, in most cases, to the lack of long-range planning. jay


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