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As Volkswagen Ends Beetle Production, a Final Photo Farewell to the Beloved ‘Bug'

5 days ago   |   By Fortune

The Volkswagen Beetle has finally completed its road trip.
After 80 years of production in Germany, Belgium, Venezuela, South Africa, and about a dozen other countries, the last ‘Bug' rolled off the factory line in Puebla, Mexico this week.
The car's journey to the Puebla Automotive Museum marked the final pit-stop for a vehicle that's been a symbol of freedom, fun, and counter-cultural cool since it first rolled onto U.S. shores in 1949-despite its Nazi Germany roots.
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