February 19, 2009

Autobiography

Vintage 1959 Beetle, rebuilt from the inside out, now works as good as it looks

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OWNER: Mick Zapata, Shoreline

OCCUPATION: School counselor

CAR'S YEAR, MAKE AND MODEL: 1959 Volkswagen Beetle

"I LOVE MY CAR BECAUSE ... When I bought this Beetle it didn't drive. In fact, it was just a shell. But over three years, with a regular paycheck and the help of a friend who knew how to restore cars, we pieced my Beetle back together in the style that I had always wanted."

CONTACT US: E-mail a photo of you and your car (172-dpi, about 5 by 7 inches) plus all the basic information included above. Send it all to mycar@nwautos.com, and we'll pick one to publish every Sunday.

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