Fusca no fundo do mar - National Marine Park de Cancun - México
Afundar sucata e outros objetos grandes para criar recifes artificiais para
a vida marinha está se tornando cada vez mais comum, mas a extraordinária
coleção de 400 esculturas como a de um Fusca no National Marine Park de
Cancun não tem paralelo na Terra. A instalação Recife Manchones de Jason
de Caires Taylor, chamada de A Evolução Silenciosa, é projetada para
criar um lar artificial cheio de cantos e recantos para crustáceos e
outras criaturas subaquáticas deslocadas pela agressão da humanidade a
seu habitat natural. Mas também chama a atenção para o profundo impacto
duradouro que a nossa sociedade de consumo terá nas gerações futuras.
Qual é a mais recente adição a este monumento submarino? Um Fusca de
cimento em tamanho natural repleto de detalhes para acolher a vida marinha
em seu interior.
Slideshow Part5 Kaufdorf car graveyard Spring 2010
Kaufdorf Autofriedhof - Switzerland's vintage car graveyard.
It was the biggest graveyard of its kind in Europe -- a vast metal jungle
of more than 1,000 rusting vintage cars including forgotten British
Wolseleys, "sit up and beg" Ford Prefects, rotting Porsches and even the
wreck of a Rolls Royce Silver Cloud.
The collection of decaying old-timers, which go back to the late-1920s,
sits in makeshift corrugated iron garages and among trees on the edge of
Kaufdorf some 10 miles south of Switzerland's capital Bern.
After surviving for 75 years, the authorities have declared that the
collection is an environmental hazard and decided to clear it by court
order. But the plan has provoked uproar among concerned Kaufdorf locals and
more than just a few other Swiss residents. A campaign to preserve the site
was started when an open day was held. The organisers expected about 50
people to attend, but 10,000 turned up. Franz Messerli, whose father
founded the car cemetery, said: "We never expected such interest. Our aim
is to preserve it for posterity as a national work of art."
Mr Messerli's father, Walter, opened what was originally intended as a
vehicle breaker's yard in 1933. A part-time racing driver and scrap-metal
dealer, he was fascinated by cars and even taught himself to be a mechanic.
At its peak, his collection numbered about 2,000 vehicles.
Forgotten Volkswagen 23 Window Deluxe Samba
Got a tip on a bus that was owned by a local guy but that was located
almost 1100 miles away in New Mexico. We put a deal together on it and this
video documents some of the adventure in retrieving it from New Mexico.
Over 2300 miles traveled in just under 36 hours to bring this early pressed
bumper 23 window bus back to the Stable. Subscribe and follow the progress
of this very cool, possibly even rare by some peoples standards, 23 window
deluxe as it is slowly put back on the road.
IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW HAS AN OLD VOLKSWAGEN THAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO
SELL GIVE US A CALL. WE BUY VW'S IN ANY CONDITION AND DISTANCE IS NOT AN
ISSUE. WE TAKE THEM ALL. GET YOUR CAR FEATURED IN ONE OF OUR FUTURE
"FORGOTTEN" VOLKSWAGEN VIDEOS. CALL JEREMY TODAY AT (208)200-6053
Special thanks to www.danosongs.com for the music in this video.
goodguys rust GT 500.wmv
-Modelo plástico em escala1:25 (Revell), onde apliquei uma técnica de
envelhecimento com base em ferrugem desenvolvida por mim, dando o aspecto
de carro abandonado, largado em algum ferro velho ou terreno baldio...
............obrigado pela visita.
- Model plastic escala1: 25 (Revell), which applied a technique based on
aging rust developed by me, giving the appearance of the abandoned car,
dropped in some junkyard or wasteland ....
thanks for your visit...!
Denis Bomfim...by Goodguys...!
Forgotten Volkswagen Single Cab
How does an old Volkswagen Single Cab get buried under 3 feet of dirt?
Took 45 years to bury this Volkswagen and almost 2 days to dig it out.
Have a look. Took the Syncro for a Sunday drive and spotted an old single
cab in the foothills outside Idaho Falls. This is nine hours worth of
digging condensed into a 15 minute video. It had been sitting in a wash
since 1967. It was buried under two feet of dirt but it's extremely rust
free given the circumstances. The drop gates hadn't seen the light of day
for 45 years. IF YOU HAVE A VOLKSWAGEN THAT NEEDS RESCUED OR KNOW OF ONE
GIVE US A CALL AT (208)200-6053. We also consign Volkswagens if you have
one you want to sell. Thanks Skeeters.
Thanks for all the phone calls and emails about Forgotten VW's that we have
received. This video has helped rescue several abandoned and otherwise
forgotten VW's that may have been left for dead including a very cool 1960
VW Double Cab that we got out of Missouri that had been sitting since 1965.
We also recently returned from Mission Viejo California where we picked up
a 1961 SO-23 Westfalia. This bus had been sitting since 1980. We got a
tip on that bus after someone saw the Forgotten Single Cab video. Give us
a call today if you know of one. Thanks again. Skeeters (208)200-6053
Music by http://www.danosongs.com Big Thanks to Danosongs for the awesome
royalty free music that really made this video. Buy "Crawled out of a