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Aqui c kRe Vol ksr e c ap! OurRev ol k st ours t a r t eda squi t eac ol dmor ni nga sIwa i t eda tt heUni t edS er v onea rMel bour ne' s“ Gol denGa t e ”" br i dge . T henby8: 45a mors oweha dJ ohna ndJ a nS t ev enst ur nupf ol l owedbyJ ohn&L or r a i neF a r l owi nt hei rPa s s a t , Ma t t hewi nhi sbl ueKombi , a nda not her" y ounga thea r tc oupl e"i nt hei ri mma c ul a t e' 66' 67whi t eBeet l e , s oi nt he endweha ds ev er a l v ehi c l esl ea v i ngt heUni t edS er v omeet i ngpoi nt . Wel ef ta r ound9: 30,pi c k i ngupBer na r d&Chr i s t i neMor os ow a nda not herbea ut i f ulma r oona ndwhi t eRa z or Ka r ma nnGhi aa tPoi ntCook . T hec onv oyt henpr oc eededt oGeel ong, wi t hMa t t hewa ndJ ohnF a r l owbr ea k i nga wa y t omeett heot her sa tDea ns ' Ma r s hwher es omeof Doc ' sgr oupha dbeens t a y i ngnea ri nt hea r eaov er ni ght , a ndwer e ma k i ngt hei rwa yba c kt oGeel ong, t oj oi nt hedi s pl a y . Wemot or edont oGeel ong, a ndma deourwa yt ot hedi s pl a ya r eaont heGeel ongWa t er f r ont , t hr ought heWha r f S hedCa rpa r k , a ndt henbei ngma r s ha l l edont ot hel a wneda r ea , gr oupedi nt ov a r i ousc l a s s es-Beet l es , Kombi ' s , T 3' s , a nds oon, i nc onc ent r i cr ows , t i l l t hea r ear ea c hednea rc a pa c i t y . W Wor dwent' r oundt ha ta r ound130oddv ehi c l eswer et her e , pl usaf ewKombi ' sc r ui s i ngi nnea r bys t r eet s , s oi twa sa popul a rda y , ma deev enmor epl ea s ur a bl ea st hewea t herwa saba l my22ct hr ought heda y . Wea l l metup, ha dl unc h a nddi dac oupl eofl a ps' r oundt heov a lt oma k es ur ewedi dn' tmi s sa ny t hi ng, a ndens ur edt ha twea l lc a ughtt he a mbi enc eoft heda y . Ar ound2: 00pm, s omeMember ss t a r t edt omov e , a ndonebyoneourGr oupl ef tt oei t herc r ui s ea r oundGeel ong, or ma k et hei rwa yba c kt oMel bour ne , a f t erha v i ngt hei rl l . Al l i na l l , av er yenj oy a bl eda y , t a k i ngi nt oa c c ountt hegr ea t wea t herputonf ort heDa y , wi t hgr ea tc a r s , c ompa nya ndc onv er s a t i on. T ha nk st oa l l t ha ta t t ended, ma k i ngav er ys pec i a l da yi ndeed. Andr ewMengy el Wa gens v i l l e15


TheHi s t or yoft heVol ks wagenCabr i ol et

T heVol k s wa genCa br i ol etor i gi na t edf r om t hev er yr s tpr ot ot y pespr oduc edf ort hef a nf a r eoft hel a y i ngoft he f a c t or yf ounda t i ons t onec er emonywi t hAdol f Hi t l erpr es i di ngi n1938. T her ei sev ena ma z i ng l mf oot a geof ay oung F er r yPor s c hedr i v i ngt heba s i cbl a c kCa br i owi t ht hepr oc es s i onofent hus i a s t i cGer ma nswetwi t ha na ppet i t ef or t hei rownc a r , t heKDF( s t r engt ht hr oughj oy ) wa gen. T hewea t heri naNor t her nE ur opea nwi nt erwa snev eri dea l f ordr i v i ngaCa br i obutt heE ur opea nsha v eak na c kof hi di ngt hei r ‘ s pec i a l ‘ c a r sa wa yf ort hec ol dermont hsa ndbr i ngi ngt hem outf ort hes ummers uns hi ne . T henumber s ofCa br i ol et si mpor t edi nt oAus t r a l i awa sa l wa y ss ma l l butr ec ent l ya ndov ert i met hes t oc k sha v ebeenbol s t er edby pr i v a t ei mpor t si nt ot hec ount r y( myWhi t eRa bbi tbei ngoneofma ny ! ) . Beet l eCa br i ol et T hei nc r ea s ei npr oduc t i onofs eda nsf ol l owi ngt heBr i t i s hAr myma na gementoft hepr oduc t i onf a c i l i t i esga v er i s et o adema ndf ormor ec a r st obepr oduc eda ndt hi swher eMa j orI v a nHi r s t ,t hek eyBr i t i s hoffic erl i a i s edwi t ht he Ka r ma nna ndHebmul l eror ga ni z a t i onst oi nc r ea s ehi spr oduc t i onnumber s ,ev eni fbyar el a t i v el ys ma l l ernumber c ompa r edt ot hema i npr oduc t i on. Ka r ma nnha dbeenes t a bl i s hedc oa c hbui l der ss i nc e1901. T heyha dbeenbui l di ngs i mpl ec a rbodi esf ory ea r s , a ndi n t he20smov edt os t eel bodyc ons t r uc t i on. Byt he30sKa r ma nnwa sus i nga s s embl yl i nepr oduc t i onmet hodsa ndha d beenpr oduc i ngCa br i ol et sf ors ev er a l E ur opea nc a r ma k er s . Bec a us et hel ouv er st ha ts uppl i edc ool i nga i rt ot heengi newer enol ongerpr es enti nt hec onv er t i bl e , s l ot swer ec ut i nt hedec kl i d. T hes ewer ev er t i c a l unt i l 1957, a ndt henbec a mehor i z ont a l f ort her ema i nderofpr oduc t i on. T hec a r s wer emor ee x pens i v et ha nt hei rs eda nc ous i ns ,butes s ent i a l l ywer eha ndma debyt heKa r ma nnc ompa ny . T hey gener a l l ywer es uppl i edwi t hma nyf ea t ur est ha twer eopt i ona lont hes eda ns ,s uc ha sgr a v elgua r ds ,a ndbet t er r a di os . T heT y pe1Ca br i ol et , a sader i v a t i v eof t hes eda n, bega npr oduc t i oni n1949byKa r ma nnCoa c hwor k si nOs na br üc k . I t wa si n1948whenWi l hel m Ka r ma nnboughtaVW Beet l es eda na ndc onv er t edi ti nt oaf our s ea t erc onv er t i bl e .Af t er s uc c es s f ul l ypr es ent i ngi ta t VW i nWol f s bur g, pr oduc t i ons t a r t edi n1949. Cha ngesov ert hey ea r ses s ent i a l l yf ol l owed t hedes i gnoft hes eda n.Modic a t i onsi nt heCa br i ol etmodeli nc l udedac ha ngei nt hes i dewi ndow f r a mesf r om pol i s heda l umi ni um t oc hr omedbr a s si n1954, a nd, i nl i newi t ht heendoft hes eda n' sov a lwi ndow, t hegl a s sr ea r wi ndowi nt hec onv er t i bl ewa sa l s oma del a r ger . Al l oft hec onv er t i bl eswor eas ma l l ba dgeont hef r ontr i ghtqua r t er pa nel .

I n1961t heKa r ma nnba dgec ha ngedf r om as qua r e" Ka r ma nnKa br i ol et t "t oamor ec ur v ed, a l mos t' boa t ' s ha ped " Ka r ma nn"v er s i onwi t has i xpoi nt eds t a r l i k emot i fa bov et hel et t er i ng. I nt r oduc t i onoft he34hpengi nec a mei n t hes a mey ea r( 1961) t ha tt het ur ni ndi c a t orl i ght sr epl a c eds ema phor es . T he1300engi nea ppea r edi n1966, f ol l owedbyt he1500i n1967t henbyt he1600i n1970. Ot herc ha nges , s uc ha st hec ha ngest ha tc a mewi t ht he s uperbeet l es , wer enodi ffer ent f r om t hec ha ngesi nt hes eda nt hr oughoutt hey ea r s . T hei nt r oduc t i onofa na l l s t eel t opf r a me( woodenbowsonas t eel f r a mewer eus edpr ev i ous l y ) c a mei n1972wi t ht heS uperBeet l es . Pr oduc t i onof t hes eda nwa sdi s c ont i nuedi n1975, a ndt hec ons t r uc t i onoft heCa br i ol etc ea s edi n1979. Ul t i ma t el y , t hec a r bec a met ooe x pens i v et obui l da nds a l eswer enots uppor t i ngpr oduc t i on. Af t eranumberofs t y l i s t i ca ndt ec hni c a l a l t er a t i onsma det ot heKa r ma nnCa br i ol et( c or r es pondi ngt ot hema nyc ha ngesVW ma det ot heBeet l et hr oughout i t shi s t or y ) , t hel a s tof331, 847Ca br i ol et sc a meofft hec onv ey orbel ton10J a nua r y1980. I n1949, t woc onv er t i bl edes i gner swer e" s a nc t i oned"t obui l dc a r sbyWol f s bur g' sVol k s wa gen. T heot heronewa sa t wos ea t erpr oduc edbyJ os efHebmül l era ndS onof Wul f r a t h, ( k nownbys omea st heHeb) . Wa gens v i l l e16


T heHebwa sa l s ok nowna st heT y pe14Aa ndwa sr s ti nt r oduc edi nJ une , 1948. T hemos tnot i c ea bl ea s pec toft he c a r ' sa ppea r a nc ewa st ha tt her ea rdec kl ook edl i k et heBeet l e' sf r onthood. Hebmül l err epl a c edt hes t r engt hof t hec a r t ha twa sl os twi t ht hes of tt opbybui l di ngas t r ongerwi nds hi el df r a mea ndpl a c i ngt woZs ec t i ongi r der sundert he oor . T heHebs howedpr omi s ea si t sdes i gnwa sa t t r a c t i v ea ndf unc t i ona l , butt hec ompa ny ' sf ut ur eout l ookdi mmed whena r edes t r oy edt hef a c t or ys hor t l ya f t eri twa sbui l t . T hepea kpr oduc t i onf r omt hef a c t or ywa s125c a r si n1950. T wopi c t ur esoft hemor ef a mousHebsf ol l ow. T hel a s tHebmül l erCa br i ol etwa sbui l ti nF ebr ua r yof1953a ndi ti st houghtt ha tonl y696oft hes ec a r swer eev er pr oduc ed. Her e' sa not here x a mpl eoft heHebmül l erCa br i ol et ' sni c el i nes . I ti st houghtt ha tt her ea r ef ewert ha n100 oft hes el ef t .Hebmül l erCa br i ol etma ynotha v ebeena ss uc c es s f uli ns pi t eoft he r eduet ot hei nt r oduc t i onof Ka r ma nn' sf our s ea t er' v er t .Cer t a i nl yi twa snota ss t y l i s h, buti nt hos eda y s , pr a c t i c a l i t ywa st hedr i v i ngf or c ebehi nd wha tVol k s wa genc ons umer swer ebuy i ng. Asar es ul t , t hef ours ea t ert endedt obet hemor epopul a rc hoi c eoft he da y .

Kar mannGhi aCabr i ol et

I nAugus t1957, Vol k s wa geni nt r oduc edac onv er t i bl ev er s i onof t heKa r ma nnGhi a . E x t er i orc ha ngesi n1961i nc l uded wi dera nd nnedf r ontgr i l l es , t a l l era ndmor er oundedr ea rt a i l l i ght sa ndhea dl i ght sr el oc a t edt oahi gherpos i t i on– wi t hpr ev i ousmodel sa ndt hei rl owerhea dl i ghtpl a c ementc a l l edl owl i ght s . T hec onv er t i bl es oonf ol l owedt hec oupei nf ea t ur esgener a l l y . I tc os t$300t o$400USmor et ha nt hec oupe , butwa s s por t i era ndbui l tt oa ppea l t ot heAmer i c a nMa r k et . I tha dapa ddedc onv er t i bl et opa ndwi t hi t sgl a s s( notpl a s t i c ) r ea rwi ndowwa sea s yt ous e . T hec onv er t i bl eKGwa sar a r ei t em i nAus t r a l i awi t honl yaf ewRHDv er s i onsi mpor t ed i nt ot hec ount r y . Al otoft hec ur r entKGc onv er t i bl esha v ebeeni mpor t edi nt oAus t r a l i aov ert hepa s t40t o50y ea r s , wi t hc onv er s i onst oRHDdoneher eorl ef ta sL HDv er s i ons . T he1967T y pe14Ka r ma nnGhi ac onv er t i bl ega i nednot or i et yonAmer i c a nt el ev i s i ona sbei ngt hec a rdr i v enby CONT ROLAgent86Ma x wel l S ma r ti nt heopeni ngc r edi t sof t het hi r da ndf our t hs ea s onsof GetS ma r t . I n1970, l a r ger t a i l l i ght si nt egr a t edt her ev er s i ngl i ght sa ndl a r gerwr a pa r oundt ur ns i gna l s . S t i l l l a r gera ndwi dert a i l l i ght si nc r ea s ed s i dev i s i bi l i t ya nda tt hes a met i mel a r ges qua r es ec t i onbumper sr epl a c edt hes moot hr oundor i gi na l s . F ort heUS A model onl y , i ns omemodel s , ac a r pet edpa c k a ges hel fr epl a c edt her ea rs ea t . I nl a t e1974t hec a rwa ss uper s ededbyt hePor s c he914a ndt heGol f / Ra bbi tba s edS c i r oc c o.

T ype3Cabr i ol et

T he" r egul a r "VW T y pe31500c onv er t i bl ewa sa l s odi s pl a y edbutnev erma depr oduc t i onov erf ea r soft or s i on s t r engt h.I ts oundsl i k et hec ompa nywa snotpr epa r edt ot a k ear i s kwi t hc onv er t i bl ea nda f t eral otoft es t i ng, a ba ndonedt hepr oj ec t . Onl yaf ewwer ebui l t , oneofwhi c hi sondi s pl a ya tt heVW mus eum i nGer ma ny . Wa gens v i l l e17


T heot herv er s i onwa sl a unc heda st he" VW 1500Ka r ma nnGhi aCoupé"butwa sk nowna s" DerGr oßeKa r ma nn"( " t he bi gKa r ma nn" )i nGer ma ny ,t heT y pe34Ka r ma nnGhi awa sal a r ger ,r es t y l eddev el opmentoft heor i gi na l T y pe14 Ka r ma nnGhi aba s edont heT y pe3pl a t f or m. Ov ert i met hi snewmodel Ka r ma nnGhi agott heni c k na me‘ r a z oredge ’ duet oi t sa ngul a rs t y l i nga nda l t houghi twa snott hemos tpopul a rs por t sc a roft heda y , i tha sa t t r a c t edal egi onof f ol l ower snow50y ea r sa f t eri twa sr el ea s ed.

Gol fCabr i ol et

T heVol k s wa genCa br i ol eti sat wodoor , f our s ea tc onv er t i bl emodelba s edonVol k s wa gen' sGol fc ompa c tc a r . T he Ca br i ol etwa ss ol di nt womodelgener a t i onsbet weenmodely ea r s1979a nd2002. T hec a r ' ss t y l i ngwa sc l ea r l y r emi ni s c entoft heGol fonwhi c hi twa sba s ed, t hought her ewa ss t i l lnot hi ngl i k ei tont hec onv er t i bl ema r k et . T he Ca br i ol eti ss i mpl yaGol fha t c hba c kwi t houtt heha r dt opa ndba s edont heGol fMk 1a ndt heGol fMk 3s er i esc a r s . Cons i s t i ngof uni bodyc ons t r uc t i on, i twa sev er y t hi ngt heBeet l ewa snot . Gonewer et her oundc ur v es r epl a c edwi t h s ha r pl i nest ha ti nl a t ermodel sbec a memor es t r ea ml i neda ndr a c i ngs t y l eor i ent ed. T heengi newa spl a c edi nt he f r onti ns t ea dof r ea r mount ed, gi v i ngt her ea r endas t ubbyl ookf orbet t era er ody na mi c s . I ta l s of ea t ur edwha twoul d bec omet heCa br i ol et ’ st r a dema r kr ol l ba r . T hec a r ' sdi s t i nc t i v ef ea t ur ewa sa x edr ol l ba rpok i ngupf r omt heBpi l l a r s , whi c hr ema i nedi nt a c t , ev enwi t ht het opdown. AnewCa br i ol etwa si nt r oduc eda tt heGenev aMot orS howi n2011.

Mk1VW Cabr i ol et

T heor i gi na l Ca br i ol etwa sba s edonVW' sr s t gener a t i onGol f , whi c hha dma dei t sdebuts ev er a l model y ea r sea r l i er . Pr oduc t i onbega ni n1979a ndr a nunt i l 1993. Gol fc a r swer emodiedbyGer ma nr m Ka r ma nn, t hes a mec ompa ny r es pons i bl ef orVW Beet l ec onv er t i bl esa ndt heKa r ma nnGhi a . I nt heUni t edS t a t est hec a rwa sor i gi na l l ys ol da st he Ra bbi tConv er t i bl e .Atl a unc ht i me ,a l lmodel swer epower ed byaf uel i nj ec t ed 1. 6l i t erengi nema k i ng 76 hor s epower . L a t eroffer edwer e1. 7a nd1. 8l i t erga s ol i neengi nes . I n1990T heGol f 2( 8VGT I onl y ) a ndGol f 1Ca br i ol et bega ni mpor ta ndl oc a l s a l e , r es t a r t i ngVol k s wa genc a rs a l esi nAus t r a l i a .

Mk3VW Cabr i ol et

Vol k s wa genoffer edanewCa br i ol eti n1993ba s edont henewt hi r dgener a t i onGol f pl a t f or m. T hec a rwa soffer edf or t he r s tt i mei nt heUni t edS t a t esf ort he1995model y ea r . I twa sl a r gert ha ni t spr edec es s ora ndwa spower edby1. 6, 1. 8-a nd2. 0l i t erpet r ol engi nesdur i ngi t smodel r un, a swel l a sa1. 9l i t ert ur bodi es el . F orma nyma r k et st hec a rwa s k nowna st heGol fCa br i o. Pr oduc t i onc ont i nuedunt i l 1999.

Mk3. 5Cabr i ol et

F r om 1999unt i l 2003, t heCa br i owa soffer edwi t hs t y l i ngr es embl i ngt henewMk 4VW Gol f , buta c t ua l l ys t i l l bui l ton t het hi r dgener a t i onc a r ' spl a t f or m. Whi l et heGol f ha ds ev er a l engi neopt i onsa tt hi st i mei nc l udi ngt hepower f ul GT I , ba s eCa br i omodel sma dear a t hera na emi c115hor s epowera t5, 200r pma nd122f oot poundsof t or quea t2, 600r pm f r om a2. 0l i t erf our c y l i nder . T her ewa snoCa br i ous i ngt hef our t hgener a t i onGol f pl a t f or m, t hought hes i mi l a rbody des i gnc a us eds omec onf us i on.

Mk6Cabr i ol et

Att heGenev aAut oS howi n2011VW i nt r oduc edanewCa br i ol etba s edont heMk 6VW Gol f .T henewc onv er t i bl e , onc ea ga i nc a l l edt heGol f Ca br i ol et , wa sr el ea s edi nAus t r a l i aa sa2012model a nda l t houghonl yont hema r k etaf ew mont hs , as ma l l numbera r ebei ngs eenonAus t r a l i a nr oa ds .

NewBeet l eCabr i ol et

T heBeet l ewa sl onggonef r om mos ta ut omot i v ema r k et sbyt he1990s ,butt hewor l dwi der es er v oi rofgoodwi l l t owa r dt hec a rha dnotdi s a ppea r ed. Ar ound1991, a tVW' sdes i gns t udi oi nS i mi Va l l ey , Ca l i f or ni aUS A, t hes t udi o' s ma na ger ,JMa y s ,a nddes i gnerF r eema nT homa sbega ndes i gni ngac a rt ha twoul dbr i ngba c kt heBeet l e .T he r es ul t i ngdes i gn, t heConc ept1, wa sdi s pl a y edt ogr ea ta c c l a i ma tt he1994Det r oi tAut oS how. Vol k s wa gennowk new t her ewa sapr oduc t i onv ehi c l epos s i bl e . F ol l owi ngt hes eda na si nt hepa s t ,t heNew Beet l eCa br i ol eta ppea r edf or2003.Av a i l a bl ei ni t i a l l yonl ywi t ht he 2. 0l i t erS OHCf our , t heCa br i ol eti mmedi a t el ybec a meaf ema l ef a v or i t e , t hewor l dov er . L a t eri nt hey ea r , t heCa br i ol et gott he1. 8Tv er s i onwhi c hga v et heper f or ma nc eal i f t . E x c eptf ornewwheel sa ndnewc ol orc ombi na t i ons , t heNew Beet l ea ndCa br i ol etbega nt he2004modely ea ra l mos ti ndi s t i ngui s ha bl ef r om t he' 03model s . T heNew Beet l e Ca br i ol etha snowc ea s edt obei mpor t edi nt oAus t r a l i aa ndwec a nonl ywa i tt os eewhenVol k s wa genwi l l i mpor tt he 2012newv er s i onCa br i ol eti nt ot hi sc ount r y . Wa gens v i l l e18


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