End of the VW Combi

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    End of the VW Combi

    VW will end the Combi (who's still made in Brazil) after a run of 63 years
    http://www.autoblog.com/2012/10/24/v...r-63-year-run/

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    Re: End of the VW Combi

    I'm still waiting for them to come out with the VW California in North America. I saw a Combi and can finally identify it. I didn't even know what it was.
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    Re: End of the VW Combi

    Gee, too bad they didn't sell a few of those here like the did that Mexican Beetle.
    We had one when i was a kid. The camper version.
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    Re: End of the VW Combi

    It was still being built to 63-year old safety standards - would you really want one ?

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    Re: End of the VW Combi

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruperts Trooper View Post
    It was still being built to 63-year old safety standards - would you really want one ?
    Why not? I doubt a lot of people died in these things. There are plenty of 1963 somethings on the road.
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    Re: End of the VW Combi

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruperts Trooper View Post
    It was still being built to 63-year old safety standards - would you really want one ?
    Thats doubtfull , it was last updated in the late 70's and would have had some continual work done since then
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