Beetle Challenge

Beetle Challenge

It’s always nice to get a present on father’s day. Depending on what ‘hobby’ I’m into that particular year I tend to get a gift to suit it. So I’ve had whisky, paranormal stuff  and Family Guy DVD’s to name a few of the previous years presents.

This year I have another hobby that has absorbed my time and interest. VW Beetles. It used to be an obsession of mine about 25 years ago, but I came out the other side with another interest. I think back then it was Apple Computers. But back in 2012, it is VW Beetles again. And so fitting in with tradition my wife wanted to get me a gift that suited the obsession.

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VW Camper Van Challenge

VW Camper Van Challenge

My son Dylan and I both share a love for VW’s. Mine is for the Beetle and Dylan’s is the Camper Van. So we both collect the models when we come across them.

For Dylan’s 9th birthday he got a T1 Lego Camper Van which consisted of 1332 pieces. He loved it but always found some excuse to avoid building it. Mind you I was a bit dubious about the number of pieces involved. Time went by and I decided to go ahead and build it myself rather than have it sitting in a box forever teasing my curiosity.

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