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Volkswagen reanimates the Dune Buggy for Geneva

The Buggy is back as an electric concept

The Buggy is back as an electric concept.

VW Christmas card could preview I.D. beach buggy EV

Another retro-futuristic VW EV appears to be in the works

Another retro-futuristic VW EV appears to be in the works.

Dune buggies face an uncertain future in Texas

Revoked titles steer Texan buggies off-road.

Has the Texas DMV dune goofed?

Buggy driver who terrorized San Diego facing 26 misdemeanors

Charges include nine counts of reckless driving.

The dune buggy driver that ran wild across San Diego as part of a viral video has been hit with 26 misdemeanors. He calls it a "small bump in the road."

The story behind the Bruce Meyers racecar bed

The creator of the Meyers Manx once tried to make furniture, but like his iconic dune buggy, the Night Racer bed fell victim to cheap imitations.

VW Beetle Dune production confirmed [w/video]

Volkswagen has sneakily announced plans to put the Beetle Dune Concept from the 2014 Detroit Motor Show into production in 2016. The confirmation didn't come in a press release as long as your arm (as is the norm among German automakers). Instead, it came as almost an aside during a promotional video for the high-riding Bu

VW Beetle Dune Concept to debut in Detroit

With its small size and rear-engine layout, the original Volkswagen Beetle was a common donor for dune buggy conversions. In the same vein as the 2000 VW New Beetle Dune Concept, VW is once again looking at the idea of a more rugged, off-road version of the Beetle with this just-confirmed Beetle Dune Concept

VW Up Buggy may be headed to showrooms

Volkswagen showed six conceptual takes on its Up at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, one of those being the Up Buggy. Although

Sand hill climb accident is the longest, most deliberate crash ever

If you've ever found yourself in a vehicle accident, chances are it felt like all of the crashing and banging lasted forever. The human mind has a nasty habit of prolonging the unpleasant even when actual events take just a few seconds. That's not the case with the crash in the video after the jump. A driver at the Tal Mireb sand hill climb in the United Arab Emirates lost c

1,800-horsepower beach buggy lifts front wheels... in fifth gear

It might not look like more than your typical Baja buggy with that mosquito nose and King shocks handling massive travel. But walk to the rear and check out the chrome, twin-turbo LS engine hanging off the back, and then pay attention when someone tells you it's an 1,800-horsepower lump from Nelson Racing Engines (NRE).

Paris 2010: Is the Venturi America EV Dune Buggy another awesome EV we'll never see?

Venturi America EV Dune Buggy – Click above for high-res image gallery

eBay Find of the Day: Malcolm Bricklin's very own 1970 Meyers Manx SR

Malcolm Bricklin's 1970 Meyers Manx SR - Click above for high-res gallery