Twin Cities VW Club News

Due to COVID-19, all dates for 2020 planned events - including the Bug-In - are subject to change. Please check back often for the most current information.

Kyle Peterson
Remembering 2019

Kyle Peterson brought to our attention a YouTube video of the 2019 Bug In that not only shows what we are missing this June, but also what we have to look forward to later this summer! Follow this link: Kyle's Car Vlog

From Road Show by CNET
VW Makes Face Masks

The German automaker partnered with Faurecia to build critical protective gear
for those fighting the coronavirus outbreak.
Story and photos here: Road Show on CNET

California family builds electric Beetle!
Was Volkswagen Group too slow?


In 2010 a family of five spent their weekends converting a 1972 Super Beetle into
an electric Beetle they can charge in their garage.
Story and photos here: Mercury News

Traveler photographs unusual art
in an Amsterdam shopping center!


A US citizen vacationing in Europe found this Volkswagen Beetle
rolled into a ball exhibited as art in a shopping mall.
Photograph by Bob D., Minnesota 2019

Racing VW's in the News
"FCP Euro Partners with Akebono"

Read the story here: https://blog.fcpeuro.com/fcp-euro-partners-with-akebono-for-the-2019-tc-america-championship?

Available Now for purchase -
The Bug Movie & The Bus Movie

According to the March 2017 edition of HOT VW MAGAZINE (p. 28), the feature length documentary film about the "Bug" was released into select theaters in 2016.
Check out the Bug movie and buy a DVD https://chassy.com/product/the-bug/.
You can also watch a trailer of the film at https://vimeo.com/117862207.
View a trailer of the Bus movie and purchase a DVD https://www.filmwest.org/documentary.

Now Playing on Youtube!

June 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qSztBM1rc0.
Youtube video by MattsRadShow features the Twin City VW Club at the Minnetonka Drive In.

Twin Cities VW Club member Jerry Coffin and Jay Snell talk about choosing a VW Bus.
View at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_-7-qWK2x0&t=1306s&list=WL&index=38.

The second video (also by MattsRadShow) scans the action at the 31st annual Bug-n on June 4, 2017. Great viewing at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6fSLiFpBJM&t=628s&list=WL&index=37.

New Member Sign-up's

Did you sign up to join the Twin Cities VW Club and not fill out a membership application form? We want to add you to our roster and to our E-mail Blasts to receive notices of club activities. Please contact our membership coordinator @ twincitiesvwclub@gmail.com if you paid your dues but did not give us a way to contact you, or if you gave your info but are still not receiving E-blasts. We may need to update your contact info.