"[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aT3UOsQJFNQ[/youtube] Cars don't come much more iconic than the Beetle. Love em or hate em, no automobile has represented the ideals of everyman motoring more than the original "peoples car". It's "
VW Beetle: German High Culture?
It’s nice to see a great British institution giving a great German institution the credit it deserves.
It may not be the most spectacular, efficient, cool, sexy or beautiful car that German industry has produced – but it’s certainly the most influential. And that’s why the BBC recently focused on the VW Beetle in its fascinating series on a nation through 100 objects.
Well worth a watch and a listen, The Story of the Beetle.
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