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The Beetle and the Mouse That Roared

06.30.2014
Fiat's 500 Abarth is a noisy little beast, and the Beetle GSR is--despite wild graphics--a more refined affair.

Should Maryann's Daughter Buy an Old VW Bug?

01.25.2012
Maryann's daughter wants an old VW Bug but Maryann is worried about their safety record. Can Tom and Ray convince her daughter that it's a terrible idea?

Volts Wagens: Old Bugs go from Gross Polluters to EV Stars

05.13.2010
The mid-60s VW Beetle was a green icon in its day, but in terms of smog it's a gross polluter even when compared to a Hummer. So converting old Bugs to electric drive turns out to be a great idea.

I'm buying my first car: Scion or Beetle?

07.01.2005
I am 25 years old and buying a car for the first time in my life, and I live in a city. I am trying to decide if it would be better to buy a new Scion xA or a Certified...

Please tell me it's a good idea to buy a pre-1998 VW Beetle!

02.01.2005
My college roommate Kathryn and I are avid fans of your column and radio show and now I have a question I have always been interested in purchasing a pre- VW Beetle convertible Is this just a dumb idea or...


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