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.

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

SOLD – ’67 Beetle Lobster Claw Seat Belts

If you know the ’67 Beetle, you know the correct and rare lobster claw seat belts. These are original German, and with some clean up would be ready to install in your pride and joy.

SOLD – L633 VW Blue ’67 Vert

Long time friend, Chris Vallone over at Classic VW Bugs reached out to get this L633 VW Blue ’67 vert listed. I love seeing the fresh top, and mechanicals. We’ve always had an equal respect

Getting A ’67 Beetle Back On The Road

Sent over earlier from a reader, this video from the Late Brake Show covers some of the important maintenance related items to make sure your vintage VW is roadworthy. Jonny talks about repairing his air-cooled