When I was a little kid, my father had a 1969 VW Bug as his daily driver. I remember a few things about that car specifically… like the fact that the heater did not work very well…haha. Dad would carry an ice scraper and use it on the inside of the windshield as he drove down the road in order to see. (What’s a defroster???) I also remember that when many other cars would fall victim to the Chicago snows, that little bug would plow right through… never getting stuck. But what I remember most is how much I loved that car… and though I have never personally owned one, they always catch my eye at local car shows. They’re just cool!
These days there are a lot of VW enthusiasts and clubs to support the “Bug” addiction. One such club is the Wolfsburg Alliance in Middle Tennessee. Each year they hold what is Middle Tennessee’s only all-Volkswagen car show and swap meet, affectionately known as “Dubfest,” and today was the day for this years event. The weather was great and Daniel Edwards and the entire Wolfsburg Alliance crew did a great job of hosting a lot of cars and fans.
Here’s a few pics from Dubfest and if you want to know more about Wolfsburg Alliance and what they are up to… check out facebook.com/wolfsburgalliance
Until a few months ago, I was unaware there was a Volkswagen club located close to me here in Middle Tennessee. I should have known, I suppose, but since I’m not really in the VW circles, I just wasn’t aware. The Wolfsburg Alliance of Middle Tennessee states that their mission is…”To bring the Volkswagen community together in our area.” And they certainly did that today with a fine show. It was well organized and a lot of fun. Here’s a few pics I took and if you’d like to see more, visit my Photobucket gallery here.