Dune Buggy Handbook

Dune Buggy


  • The A-Z of VW-based Buggies since 1964
  • By James Hale
  • Published March 2004 (UK)
  • ISBN 1-904788-21-1
  • £19.99 (UK)
New paperback edition
  • The complete A-Z guide to Volkswagen-based Dune/Beach Buggies
  • Over 100 individual makes of Buggy described and pictured
  • Each entry gives model description, identification tips & historical information
  • Many previously unpublished photographs
  • Written by a leading authority on Buggies
  • Includes period ads, sales brochures and related toys

" ... this is a great book, with plenty of archive pictures, history and over 100 makes of buggy described and pictured ... " - Custom Car

The Author

Not only has James Hale designed and produced Buggies for a leading manufacturer, he's also the resident Buggy expert for Volksworld magazine; his own car is a faithful reproduction of Steve McQueen's Thomas Crown Affair Corvair-engined Buggy.


Paperback. 250 tall x 207mm (9-7/8 tall x 8-1/8). 160 pages. Over 300 colour and black & white photographs/illustrations.

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Books can also be ordered on our website - www.veloce.co.uk Published 23 March 2004 Melanie Carter

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