If you listen to the song “Sex and Candy” by Marcy Playground while looking at this car, you’ll understand. Mr. Ferguson wanted us to build him a 1969 Karmann Ghia that registered a 4.5 (out of 5) on the AKK project scale. This dressed to the nines full-rotisserie build is one of the most extensive restorations the shop has done to date, and it is jaw-droppingly gorgeous. In fact, everyone who comes to the shop for a tour finds themselves stopped in their tracks to gawk a little at this build.
Here’s what we’re doing: