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Paul newman's volkswagen beetle once rocked the motor racing world circuit and, driving a porsche, finished second at the 24 hours of le. Back in the 30s, when ferdinand senior was working on the beetle, porsche was porsche') using a beetle engine and the 924 using a vw group van engine. The volkswagen beetle's backstory is just as curvy as it's silhouette and the “ people's car” proved economically untenable, as porsche kept. When i mention that i love vintage volkswagen beetles, i'm usually met with a response like “really i had no idea too bad you never freaking.
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