Volkswagen hasn’t introduced a vehicle as revolutionary as the Beetle since, well, the Beetle.
In the decades since its 1945 debut, the Beetle has become one of the best-selling and longest-running production cars that the world has seen.
The idea for the Beetle began in 1934 when Adolf Hitler gave Ferdinand Porsche the order to build a “people’s car.” Both Volkswagen and the Beetle were born with that order.
Today, Volkswagen has produced more than 20 million Beetles worldwide, giving the Beetle a permanent place in the “world’s most successful automobiles” club.
This year, Volkswagen says it plans to introduce a car that history will remember for being as revolutionary as the Beetle. Continue reading >>>