The longest running bug show in the US is in Sacramento. It's a labor day event (who thought that was a good idea) and includes drag races, and a pretty big vendor area.
I was able to find a few parts that I was missing, and some replacement parts that I wanted.
As usual, Bay Window buses were underrepresented, but there were a couple.
Pics say it all, they are here
Some of my favorites:
Usually the Adventure top makes the Bus look huge, but when compared to other vehicles, it can look almost petite.
Nice Rat rod, I'll post more on this one later.
I have another VW. I know it's a sickness. I'm cutting and pasting the post that I put on the samba: The Back story: My grandpare...
I'm up and running again. Not in enough time to make the Buses by the Bridge show, but at least I have dry wheels in wet weather. I'...
Mark Merrill is really a nice guy. He helped build a ridiculously successful company and he has a strange compulsion for vintage VW's. ...