Old VW Bug Ads

Road & Track has some cool VW Bug black & white ads from the 1950s up today. Students of modern advertising learn all about Volkswagen’s legendary 1950s and 60s ad campaigns, which highlighted everything unconventional and backward-seeming about the car—its size, its thrift, its stalwart dedication to humble minimalism in an era when American automakers …

VW Outlook Not So Bleak?

VW’s stock price is recovering as reports begin to show a surprising favor toward VW in Western Europe. Given the research results, Bernstein’s Max Warburton and team have cut their price target to €160 from €200, but are maintaining their outperform rating. “On an underlying basis, we expect a surprisingly limited impact on brand, pricing, volume and profitability (outside of the …

I Just Got a 2016 CC

I wish. Actually, it was my mom who just bought this fine VW. I’ll have more details in the next few days, but for now here are some photos I snapped of her new CC today.