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.

Terry & Debra’s ’67 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible

I have been married to my beautiful wife for 42 years. Over the years we have had 15 Volkswagen beetles. Two of them being 1957 ovals. We have always loved bugs. The first bug we

Steve Myer’s L595 Fontana Grey ’67 Beetle

Some 26 years ago (1994) I purchased a 1967 Beetle for my eldest daughter to drive once she had passed her driving test. The car came with a complete history file indicating that the first

SOLD – L456 Ruby Red ’67 Beetle

New to the market, we have a L456 Ruby Red ’67 Beetle for sale that’s been well cared for. I appreciate the period correct details in the engine compartment as well as personal touches that

Chris Vallone’s L282 Lotus White Euro ’67 Beetle

Good friend, Chris Vallone over at Classic VW Bugs recently finished up a beautiful L282 Lotus White RHD ’67 Beetle. We all know how special these cars are. The 1967 Euro VW Beetle is finished

SOLD – ’67 Beetle Sapphire VI Radio

What we have up for grabs today is a complete Sapphire VI ’67 Beetle radio; which is quite rare. Why might you ask? It’s both AM & FM. Most of you likely have the Sapphire V. (AM