Kdf wagen

Explore the fascinating journey of KDF Wagen, from its humble beginnings as the iconic Beetle to the cutting-edge Volkswagen models of today. Discover the innovation, performance, and timeless design that make KDF Wagen a true automotive legend.
DKW Auto-Union Project: The Development of the DKW F9 Porsche, Autos, Bmw, Buggy, Cute Cars, Auto, Mercedes, Car, Unique Cars

On 25 January 1935, director of sales, Dr Carl Hahn, addressed a meeting of the Auto-Union board saying “In my opinion, with today’s models, we can no longer be competitive in the long term. Fundamentally we will have to create new models that, right from the start, are designed for lower cost.” Since his earliest days in DKW, Dr Hahn had actively sought feedback from the company’s dealer network and was closely attuned to the ‘word on the street.’ DKW had made its name in the budget car…

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Branislav Kolaček
1942-KdF Sedan - Grey by artbyedo Vw Bugs, Volkswagen, Camper, Vw Beetles, Vw Van, Vw Volkswagen, Vw Bus, Vw Cars, Car Volkswagen

Description The one that started it all: Der KdF Wagen is the first version of the Beetle to be mass-produced. As the war raged on, the handful of civilian models being produced slowed to a trickle as military production ramped up. This example in grey rides on bias ply ‘pie crust’ tires with black banana bumpers, blackout headlamp covers, an external bumper mounted horn, and a Hirschmann radio antenna mounted on the A pillar. Drawn entirely in Adobe Illustrator. I do commissions! See…

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Erdem Deniz