Time flies. it seems like yesterday my father drove me to school in a Tortoise car, at least that was the name we touted beetle Volkswagen. If there’s any car that can stand the test of time beetle definitely would. Beetle Volkswagen which goes against the physique of a modern day vehicle, with a booth in front and the engine on its back was once the best sold car units in Nigeria.
The advancement in technology drove the Beetle Volkswagen into extinction, though the latter years before the cars demise, beetle became infamous for its Noise and the unattractive look. ‘
For most part,Volkswagen beetle was known chiefly for its resilience and chiefly affordability. We often made jokes about the all metallic renders of the car.
Fact is, beetle has sold 40million, more than any other car in its early years. Before Toyota, Porsche and Ferrari, beetle was the first car to reach 20 million sold units. The Volkswagen multiple award holder still brings the nostalgia of childhood. Do you remember your memories of beetle? What memories do you have of the car?