Baja Bugs – The People’s Beetle and Classic Desert Racer

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The Volkswagen Beetle remained the bestselling vehicle until the late 1990s. Since production began in 1938 over 21 million have been sold. It’s a classic design which dominated one of the toughest motorsports in the world for decades, off-road racing.

The Beetle was originally designed by Ferdinand Porsche when Hitler asked him to design a Volkswagen, German for “people’s car”. Porsche designed it to last!

Clip from the documentary “Extreme Machines – Car Crazy”.

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