View original topic: spotted a buggy,manx?
humfrydog Mon Sep 22, 2003 10:08 am

spotted a nuggy. not sure what model.probally for sale.more info of where and what at photo.

VW Addict Sun Sep 28, 2003 6:27 pm

I can't see the front... - But it is not a Manx. Different Body Style. Thanks for sharing, hope someone picks it up. Good Luck!

sixfootdan Thu Oct 02, 2003 10:21 pm

I concur, Not a MANX :(

plasticman1432 Mon Jan 19, 2004 11:03 am

I agree; no Manx in there.

1979westie Thu Feb 05, 2004 12:18 am

So many cheap imitations of the manx. Once saw a manx "toad". Now that was an interesting ride.

plasticman1432 Sat Feb 07, 2004 9:44 pm

It's actually a "Tow'd," as that's how Bruce meyers got it to races. They're more rare than Manx buggies, I believe. I'll have to refer to a recent copy of the Meyers Manx Club registry for real figures, but I know they have accounted for less than 500 true Manx buggies; a fraction of the approximate 5200 bodies they made between 1964 and 1972.

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