We have arrived! VW's at the Grand National Roadster Show! May 14-16 2021. The longest running hot rod show. This year the feature car is the Volkswagen. Hear about the history of the show and how the Volkswagen has crossed the barrier to now be a respected custom built car class. We have John Buck, Kevin Doyle & Karpo on this weeks show.
Matt Howard has been a staple in the Arizona VW Scene. His history started in the mid 80's. Then his cover car & hard earned recognition for his Arizona Looker Dec 1991 Hot VW's magazine. Then several cars vintage and custom since then. Working at Dinos paint he sharpened his skill set. Now with his shop Deluxe Customs He has built a reputation in the 356 community . His story of the car builds & SEMA cars that he's had on display. If you're ever in Tempe Look him up.
His website https://deluxecustoms.com/
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Chris & Bette Addingtons 1969 Karman Ghia has to be the most custom Karmann Ghia EVER. This car that was miles ahead of anything that people thought was custom. This car has actually been built 5 times. 1st time as a stock rebuild, 2nd time in 1978"Browns Ghia" 3rd time in 1985 as "Crystal Blue Persuasion" 4th time as rodbuster in 1987 and full repaint after car froze in an airplane going to Sweden. Here are several pictures. Some history and mostly detail. This car was built to beat street rods at their own game. And that it did. Here are some pics to enjoy.
Listen to the amazing story of how a 1 of 1 vehicle is found! Whats it worth? How does it get discovered?
Bad Karma is the book authored by Paul Wilson's incredible true story. A coming of age road trip that is loaded with typical VW experiences and some not so typical characters. This is a VW story you wont want to mis. To near death & back. Sure you've experienced a break down, but how about in the middle of cartel country? Just when you think it cant get any crazier it does. Crossing the sea in category 5 hurricane. for more info badkarmabook.com/
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