The Legendary Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Turns 60 — Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio

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The Legendary Volkswagen Karmann Turns 60

September 30th, by Gina Fisher

The Eos owes of its design to its legendary predecessor, the Karmann Ghia.

Back in the Volkswagen underwent the process of a car that could be sold the Volkswagen Beetle and would appeal to a broader consumer 60 years ago, that automobile was displayed at the Paris Show and went into production in 1955. It was called the Karmann Ghia, and here at the Volkswagen of Countryside. we owe much of the convertible sports car design to its

The Design Process of the Karmann

A man by the name of Wilhelm Karmann had an for a Volkswagen convertible and hired Segre of Corrozzeria Ghia to his design to life. When the was finished however, the Karmann was not so much a convertible sports but more of a coupe. All of this was without any notice to Volkswagen. In 1953, the Karmann Ghia was to a small Paris garage and to Wilhelm Karmann. He was very about the concept’s look and to show it off to Volkswagen’s managing

The normally-conservative Volkswagen chief Nordhoff loved the Karmann Further body design and went into place it began mass production, but 1955 and 1974 over Karmann Ghia vehicles produced with a full-production version finally making its way the market in 1957.

Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio

Induction into the Volkswagen Private Collection

Currently, the Karmann Ghia prototype is now a star as part of the Volkswagen Private Collection and can be observed of the factory on special occasions. the Karmann Ghia halted in 1974, approximately 362,601 and 80,881 cabriolets had been Also known as the “Beetle in a coat”, the Karmann Ghia was a story that paved the way for models such as the Golf and Eos convertible.


Discover the Karmann Ghia at the Autobarn Volkswagen of Countryside

the Karmann Ghia is simply a of history these days, the models it inspired are still popular today. To take a Volkswagen Golf, Beetle, or Eos out for a drive, just give our team a call at (800) or come visit our dealership at Joliet Road in Countryside!

Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio
Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio
Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio
Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabrio

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