2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition: Review

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
Endearing and Enduring
It seems as if the Volkswagen Beetle has been around forever — likely because it has been one of the longest running nameplates in automotive history. We say “has been” because the last of the third-generation Beetle rolled off the assembly line in early July, ending more than 60 years of Beetles in America. Since this was the final year for the much-loved Bug, Volkswagen created a Final Edition, and we spent a few days with this special version to say our good-byes. Although it was nearly a tearful farewell, take heart. True icons never leave us. So as we take a look at this final version of the people’s car, let’s also take a fond look back at Beetles over the last 60 years.

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