A VAG Café-flavoured Speakeasy

"Speakeasy?" We hear you ask. If you haven't heard the term, you've clearly never read or watched anything from the days of prohibition. While the official meaning of a speakeasy borders on the illegal, it sort of fits as a name for some small get-togethers that started springing up round SA, particularly at VAG Café. If you head on over to Wiki, you'll find that prohibition ran primarily from 1920 to 1933, but people still made plans to gather and get schnozzled. Establishments...

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VDub Camp Fest 2020

The first weekend in February was set aside for the 12th annual VDub Camp Fest, and the biggest gathering of Volkswagens in the Southern Hemisphere would take place come rain or shine. That’s a great attitude to have because rain it was, lots of it, almost enough to rename it to Damp Fest. Some mad enthusiasts arrived at Forever Resorts Warmbaths on the Thursday already, these are mad people. The VAG Café crew decided that Friday would be the right time to head to...

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Michelin Cup 2016 – Round 1 – Dyno Day at SV Tech

At the end of a year car fanatics are all usually 'evented' out and are happy for the break, but just two weeks in and everyone starts with some serious withdrawls, the result is that the first event usually rocks right. This one was no different, there were cars for days, from all walks of life, but here at VAG Cafe we're all about the VAG side of life as you well know. The event that took place was the first in a year-long series organised by the Renault Sport Club...

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