The unmistakable sound of boxer engines rang out across the Messeparkplatz East car park in Hannover. In glorious early-summer temperatures, a good 3,000 vintage Volkswagens flocked to the capital of Lower Saxony from all over Germany and Europe. The staging was once again a major attraction.
First of May with birthday celebrations
It is probably the biggest event of its kind in the world. For European vin-tage car fans, it has been top of the list for first of May for over three dec-ades: the May Bug Meet in Hannover. Volkswagen Classic and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Oldtimer attended the 36th staging.