All posts by Eric Shoemaker

Hello, I'm Eric. I started Air-Cooled Artifacts (previously, 1967beetle.com and Lane Russell). I drive a '67 Beetle daily and love to share vintage Volkswagen stories with the world.

Classic VW Bugs

Chris, tell me a little about yourself, your background and how you got into restoring Volkswagen Beetles? I grew up in NY my whole life in the Hudson Valley just above NYC. Ever since I