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Scenes from the Mint 400

We’re back from the Mint 400! Didn’t quite finish the race, but made a good showing. Here’s a panoply of shots from our week in Las Vegas.

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Wrapped and ready for the Mint 400

My good friend Joshua Gatlin of Josh Gatlin Photography did a photo shoot of the Desert Dingo Racing 1858 for the Mint 400. Here are more of his shots from Sunday’s set.

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Buttoning up for the Mint 400

1107 is coming together.

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Meyers Manx build blog

We’ve started a build blog on this ’67 Myers Manx.

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Work day at Wallentine Motorsports

We’re supporting Desert Dingo Racing here at Wallentine Motorsports and the team gathered Saturday for the first meeting of the 2014 season. 1107 has been fully torn down, we’ve mapped out what we need to do to prep it for the Mint 400 in March and the team got to work. Here’s a gallery of […]

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Manx-style dune buggy for sale

Manx style fiberglass Dune Buggy, built winter of 2012, registered under Senate bill #100, which exempts it from smog for the life of the vehicle. The original VW pan is reinforced and gusseted then completed painted with body undercoating. Transaxle, front end, have been rebuilt, and all axle seals have been replaced. Everything is either […]

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We’re closed December 24-25

We’ll be closed Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25  to spend time with friends and family. Have a great Christmas and we’ll back at work on Thursday, December 26.

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What we’re working on now

This  1966 Beetle is in for a full body-off restoration. This ’63 Beetle is also in for a full body-off restoration. This ’69 Baja Bug is in for a restoration. And longtime client Jim Graham has brought his ’70 Baja in for a load of upgrades, which he said was cool to list: Doghouse shroud […]

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Back from Baja!

I’d planned on doing a really long post on how great Baja was this year, but I came home to a shop full of VWs ready for work! Signing autographs and handing out stickers. We sponsored Desert Dingo Racing this year and they made 570 of the 822 miles before bowing out after losing driver […]

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Gone to Baja – Nov. 12-17

Just a note to let our customers know we’ll be in Mexico November 12 through November 17 supporting our favorite teams racing the Baja 1000. We’ll be back open for business Monday, November 18.

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