1950-1967 Volkswagen Microbus
|Written by SCM Staff|
Adopted as the official vehicle of the counterculture, few escaped loads of macrobiotic produce from the local commune-or the haze of bong smoke
During the 1950s, the people charged with the task of selling imported cars were often more in tune with what the market wanted than the manufacturers.
Witness the string of successes that U.S.-based BMW and Porsche importer Max Hoffman had with the Porsche Speedster, BMW 2002 and Bavaria.