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Auction: Rare artifact shows VW Beetle as emblem of Nazis

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Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets,History,Volkswagen,World War II,Nazis
Long known as Adolf Hitler's project to provide the German masses with an inexpensive car, a rare relic to designer Ferdinand Porsche--seen for the first time at auction--reveals the Volkswagen Beetle as one of the greatest symbols of Nazism. The hand-carved wooden plaque to the famous car designer from the workers at VW’s Wolfsburg plant shows the Beetle adorned with the Nazi swastika and...