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About Volkswagen Beetle
The Volkswagen Beetle or Bug is a small family car.
Thanks to its distinctive shape and sound, and its reliability, it now enjoys a "cult" status.
The Beetle was in production from 1938 until 2003, interrupted only by the Second World War.
Over 21 million Beetles were produced.
Orginaly car name was simply the "Type 1" .
Car designer is Ferdinand Porsche.
The car was ordered by Hitler.
He gave instructions to the workers - "it should look like a beetle, you only have to look to nature to find out what true streamlining is."
Car slogan is : “It should look like a beetle, you only have to look to nature to find out what true streamlining is."
First 30 cars was made in
Production was suspended during the war years, but the New Beetle was introduced in 1998.
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