After seven decades as one of the most-recognizable cars on the road, the Volkswagen Beetle is being laid to rest.
The German car-maker confirmed Thursday that it will end production of the car in 2019. Despite its popularity for generations, sales of the car have plunged and only 15,000 models in the U.S. in 2017. The company said in a statement, "The loss of the Beetle after three generations, over nearly seven decades, will evoke a host of emotions from the Beetle’s many devoted fans." (CNBC)
People will just have to find another car to put headlight eyelashes on.
The VW Bug is one of those cars that people always liked, but never really wanted to own.
We'll always have Herbie the Love Bug.