Is the Volkswagen Beetle Germany’s ’32 Ford?

Is the Volkswagen Beetle Germany’s '32 Ford?
Is the Volkswagen Beetle Germany’s '32 Ford?
 

Few cars put a generation of would-be motorists on the road in numbers rivaling that of the Volkswagen Beetle.

Chip Foose feels the ubiquitous People’s Car from Germany is much like a 1932 Ford and deserves to be customized to reach its full design potential. Considering their price and availability, it makes sense to go a little wild: Chip alters large chunks of the Beetle’s iconic body and makes an impressive roadster out of it.