1956 Karmann Ghia Maiden Voyage

I installed new brakes and took it for a spin; this is the first time this car has moved under it's own power in over 20 years.

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How To: Buy A Volkswagen-Karmann Ghia-Tech Talk-RUST And MORE!
My Friend Pete takes us through a journey of experience as he shows us the in's and out's of purchasing a used VW! What to look for and how to find rust, bondo, and piss poor work that may be hidden on that Classic Car your getting ready to buy. http://www.swrnc.com or 972-420-1293


Starting The Phantom Ghia prostock VW
First fire up after engine assembly. The Phantom Ghia is a 9 second 1/4 mile, 1958 VW Karmann Ghia door slammer. Built by Robert Cook or Cooker's V-Dubs in Clear Spring, Maryland and owned and driven by Rob Schultz. ****UPDATE**** this car now resides in France under new ownership.

Driving my Karmann Ghia
The 1956 Karmann Ghia I own does get driven from time to time. I have friends who claim I 'never' drive it. This video shows that isn't the case.