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Teutonic Tuesday / Custom - MBX Baja Bug (and Big Bro)

This is my bug. There are many bugs like him, but this one is mine.

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The bug in question is a standard Matchbox VW Beetle from a recent release. It started out as a rather mundane white bug, but was stripped and re-painted a brilliant Gold. To match his brother, of course...

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The MBX enjoys spending time with his larger sibling.

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Sometimes needs to avoid being caught underfoot...

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Yeah, it’s not a HW, but same company, right?

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“Get off my tire!”

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“Get off my plugged EGR valve!”

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“OK, you can stay on my running board...”

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And here’s the beauty shot...

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If anyone is interested, the RL version is my 1974 standard Sunbug.

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