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Meet the creator of the famous GTI ‘tartan’ at Volksworld!

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Former VW design guru Gunhild Liljequist, who was the inspiration behind the iconic tartan GTi fabric and various other neat design touches, like the clever golf ball gearknob, is to make a special visit to this weekend’s Volksworld Show – and you can get a rare chance to meet her if you come to the VW Heritage stand…

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Type 3 Karmann Ghia Fastback – one of a kind!

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The success of the Karmann Ghia formula prompted Volkswagen to do it again with the Type 34 Karmann Ghia, based on the Type 3, which broke cover in 1961. It only lasted until 1969 but along the way there were some ultra cool looking prototypes, including a gorgeous fastback model which will be making a rare UK appearance at the Volksworld Show this March 28/29.

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VW Heritage customer down under buys a ’70 single cab VW bus

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Having finished the restoration of his 1958 rag top Beetle and 1966 Type 3 Fastback, we knew it wouldn’t be long before regular VW Heritage customer Ross Clarke found another project… Having missed out a gorgeous Porsche 356 which just needed ‘tidying’, he’s ended up with an altogether more challenging new addition to his classic VW fleet…

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VW Transporter… 65 years young this year!

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Production of the first Volkswagen Transporter began 65 years ago this month and having reached ‘cult’ status, the ‘Bulli’ is still going strong. Indeed, with the first UK import selling for £67,500 at auction recently, is there any end in sight to the VW bus phenomenon that is sweeping the universe?

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Revo Test: 2005 Mk5 Golf GTi Dyno

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Keen to keep up with the times VW Heritage have started working on more modern Volkswagen vehicles too, and as well as offering Revo performance software we can also supply and fit Milltek exhaust systems to make your newer Dub go even better. We spent an afternoon doing some testing, exploring the differences in both software and hardware upgrades on a 2005 Mk5 Golf GTI.

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