This is the story of a car. A 1971 Volkswagen Super Beetle to be exact.
There were literally millions of Volkswagen Beetles made, and almost everyone has a story about a Beetle they owned, or their parents owned, or their grandparents, or uncle and so on.
And in spite of the fact that there are millions of Beetles that look more or less the same, for some reason they are different from other cars – they seem to take on their own little personality and each have their own story.
This is the story of a particular green one, born on September 9th 1970 in Wolfsburg Germany, and put on a ship headed to San Francisco, California.
This is where this story begins…