Paintscrapers celebrate 10 years

A short message from one of the founding fathers Lee Bartle about how Paintscrapers started… 10 years ago, with the assist of Adam Plummer, and the occasional nagging from Paul Campbell, I got myself out of a vicious cycle I had got caught up in, got my arse to the Volksworld Show and met up with some old …

Aircooled Classics – Issue 12

The latest issue of Aircooled Classic magazine has just been launched and it’s over-flowing with material. Low on adverts and high on content, issue 12 measures big on quality, diversity and capacity. With over 300 pages of jaw-dropping material including the mid-mounted Porsche Flat Six – 3.6 litre Hyper-Bug from Brazil on the front cover – Simply Awesome! Editor Paul Cave explains what …

July Club Meet

Yet another barnstorming club meet this month, thanks to all that turned up. Once again we packed the Danson Stables carpark out with a vast selection of quality rides. Both air and watercooled VW’s and Porsche’s were parked up. Beetles and Buses were carefully squeezed into every space available. It wasn’t just the vehicles that …

2014 Grill-n-Chill tickets on sale now

Organised by VW enthusiasts, Grill-n-Chill returns for its fourth year, back at The Hop Farm in the heart of Kent. This great location is less than an hour away from London and close to the channel crossings. There’s plenty of room to camp, loads of traders for you to spend your money with and many great things …

Beautiful Budel is back

Great news that the wonderful Beautiful Budal show is back on again. For those that haven’t had the pleasure of visiting Beautiful Budal in the past this Dutch show is a fantastically laid-back show. I’ll let the  shows promoters explain more… “With a team of enthusiasts who formerly were responsible for organizing the ‘largest Beetle event …

Cool-Air 7th Annual Sale Day

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][mk_image src=”http://paintscrapers.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/coolair_post_banner.jpg” image_width=”792″ image_height=”140″ crop=”false” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”left” margin_bottom=”40″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”0″]This Saturday, 5th April, sees Cool Air hold their 7th annual sale day. If you’re looking for a deal on air-cooled VW parts then head on down to the Cool Air showroom at, Unit 4 Bilton Road, Erith, Kent DA8 2AN. Door open at  10 am and you won’t get …

Kombi Life issue 5 now available

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][mk_image src=”http://paintscrapers.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/kombilife-banner.png” image_width=”792″ image_height=”116″ crop=”false” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”left” margin_bottom=”40″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”0″]The latest issue of Kombi Life VW Magazine now available in amazing interactive digital form. What does this mean for Paintscrapers Bus Enthusiasts? An explosion of colour, graphics and interactivity. Pitstop Publishing proved it could happen with the world’s first dedicated VW & …

Aircooled Classics, new issue available

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][mk_image src=”http://paintscrapers.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/ac_website_header.jpg” image_width=”792″ image_height=”116″ crop=”false” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”left” margin_bottom=”40″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”40″]Aircooled Classics is the world’s premier interactive digital VW & Porsche magazine and their 10th special interactive digital issue is available now. Packed with over 300 pages of fantastic features, amazing photos and super show reports,  you’d better put aside some serious reading, …