Volkswagen will end Beetle production in to focus on larger-sizes vehicles and electric car development. CEO Hinrich J. Woebcken said in a statement on Thursday.
Occasionally, car companies bring back old nameplates in the hope of stoking nostalgia and giving an old name a fresh new look. But it doesn't always work out. The revived and redesigned Volkswagen Beetle was apparently one such case.
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Volkswagen is in the midst of reimagining its classic Beetle, and among other things that means giving current owners a chance to get in on the electric revolution. The company is partnering with a German firm called eClassics to retrofit vintage Beetles already on the market so they can run on electric power. Volkswagen says it can fit a But VW isn't just attaching motors and new batteries to current drivetrains, common in electric car conversion.
Theory has it that the supply of and demand for a product determine its ultimate value on the auction block, and when you consider that a record 21, Volkswagen Beetles were sold globally between andit is remarkable that the ultimate people's car still has any value at all at auction. Prices however, are defying all the rules and the world's most produced car model is now fetching record prices and looks set to become a gold plated investment as a collector car. Incredibly clever design and mass manufacturing efficiencies propelled the Beetle to surpass the Ford Model T world record for production of a single automobile and fulfill all of its design objectives despite being masterminded by one of the great villains of the century of the automobile.