New VW Transporter Commercial

6 06 2014

Link to a new German Volkswagen commercial that popped up on TV this evening: “Most vehicles are being used. But there is one that is being loved, for more than 60 years now.” Oh so true!

Screenshot of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles web site (

Screenshot of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles web site (

Australian Kombi Commercial

30 01 2014

Another nice kombi commercial, this time with a beautiful Australian surfer bus. The earl bays do grow on me. Just this little bit more of a classic car than the late bays. Below a snapshot and the YouTube video. Thanks to Tony for the link!


TV Commercial Starring a Split-Window

6 03 2013

Commercial for car loans, on air on German television. Make your dream come true, get yourself a splittie! Beautiful 1960ies microbus with U.S. bumper bars. Nice understatement by Nowitzki.



Note: Link and screenshot updated in Feb 2017.


Early Bay starring in TV ad

12 01 2013

Beautiful Early Bay in an Ovomaltine TV ad currently on air in Germany. Right hand steering with sliding door on the left. Campervan conversion with louvered windows in sliding door and opposite the sliding door (Westfalia? Not sure about the Early Bays). Judging from the accent, the YouTube link below may be the Swiss German version. Punch line: With Ovomaltine you cannot do it better, but longer…