Month: June 2014

2012 Volkswagen Beetle Compared to Herbie’s Generation

The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle is a redesigned New Beetle that debuted in 1997. The original Beetle was introduced in 1938 and became a movie star in 1968 in The Love Bug playing a 1963 racing Beetle named Herbie. A lot has changed in 80 years but the similarities between the two Beetles are still visible. 1938 Volkswagen Beetle vs. 2012 Volkswagen Beetle View all Volkswagen Beetle...

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Original Volkswagen Beetle compared to New Beetle

The original Volkswagen Beetle debuted in 1938 and stayed virtually unchanged for over 40 years. The Volkswagen New Beetle was introduced in 1997, given a minor facelift in 2006, and completely redesigned for the 2012 model year. Although 15 years pales in comparison to 40 it’s still a long time compared to the models of today, which have around 4 years of shelf life. 1938 Volkswagen Beetle vs. 1997 Volkswagen New Beetle View all Volkswagen Beetle generations...

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2012 Volkswagen Beetle Gets Redesigned After 15 Years

After 15 years of cute and bubbly flower power the 2012 Volkswagen Beetle gets a bold redesign. With a leaner, more aggressive stance the Beetle tries to shed the “chick car” image, which they helped create by putting a flower on the dashboard. Not surprisingly, the flower is not included in the 2012 Beetle. 2012 Volkswagen Beetle vs. 2011 Volkswagen Beetle View all Volkswagen Beetle...

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2015 Ford Mustang compared to older brother

The all-new 2015 Ford Mustang will be replacing the current model which received a minor face-lift only two years ago. The Ford Mustang is turning 50 this year so it’s fitting that a new model come out just in time for the celebration. Here it is compared to the 2014 Ford Mustang. 2014 Ford Mustang vs. 2015 Ford Mustang View all Ford Mustang...

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2015 BMW X4 vs Concept

The production version of the BMW X4 hasn’t strayed far from its concept car that was shown at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show. Some automakers (read Subaru) should take note on how to take a car from concept to production without making significant changes. 2015 BMW X4 vs....

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2015 BMW X6 vs. 2015 BMW X4

The new 2015 BMW X4 is a smaller version of the BMW X6, which will make it difficult to distinguish each one unless they’re side by side or by looking at the moniker on the trunk. The X6 has been around since 2009, undergoing its first facelift for 2015 in conjunction with the release of the BMW X4. 2015 BMW X6 vs. 2015 BMW X4...

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