the Dune Buggy Archives

The EMPI Imp Owners Registry

The EMPI Imp Registry is a wonderful site set up to keep track of Imp buggies and owners. Paul Moran has done an excellent job of keeping it updated and staying on top of all the Imp news out there. You can join by contacting Paul at

The Manx Dune Buggy Club

The Manx Club is open to all dunebuggy enthusists. They hold eventevents in Western USA and are planning some East Coast events beginning in 2010. For more infomation contact the Manx Club at manxmember You can also join the Manx Club by downloading the application here and following the directions on the application itself.

Texas Manx Club

The Texas Manx Club has a number of events going on - check it out!

Southside Buggistas Dune Buggy & Kit Car Club

The Buggistas are now defunct, but were located on the south side of Chicago. Archive of Southside Buggistas Car Club Website

The Buggybums

The Buggybums is a great club based in Eastern Pennsylvania. We always seem to have something going on. Check out our forum, and be sure to visit our main page at

Cereal City Tub Club

Battle Creek, MI is home to, well, cereal and the Cereal City Tub Club. Take a look at their impressive group pictures at

Hodad Dune Buggy Club

A fiberglass only dune buggy club in Belleville Il. near St. Louis, Mo. They meet every Sunday at 2:00 pm. at Big Daddy’s in Belleville IL. The Hodad Dune Buggy Club web site

The East Coast Dune Buggy Club

There is a newly forming club that will meet at the Manassas Virginia Bugout each Memorial Day weekend. We are also planning other events for the East coast. "It's not the West coast, it's the Best coast." Contact us at []

Classic Buggy Club

The Classic Buggy Club is dedicated to fiberglass dune buggies and has members across the US. They attend club events together and provide a for sale area on their web site.

Manx Dune Buggy Club Australia

This club from down under has a fantastic Gallery section to their web site and they have been nice enough to let us use some of the photos for our buggy id section.

Deserter Owners Group - aka, the DOG House

The Deserter Owner Group - An on-line virtual club that specializes in the Deserter brand dune buggy's sold by Autodynamics and Dearborn Automotive Corp in Marblehead, MA , 1968-1972.

Kosair Shriners Sand Bugs, Louisville, KY

From the Sand Bugs page: "The purpose of the Sand Bugs is to provide members active participation in Kosair Shrine, to promote safety, to create good will, to promote loyalty, spirit and good fellowship." Sand Bugs Web Page

The Southeastern VW Club

I hope this links you to others in the Southeast with all kinds of VW's. SEVWC

The Bug Club

The the Bug Club - A southern NH based, all VW club. Monthly cruises and activities May through September, monthly meeting and newsletter. Overall, with nice weather, a pretty active group with an emphasis on having fun.

Harsh Winters Volkswagen Club

Club membership is open to anyone that owns, or is just interested in, a Volkswagen-based vehicle. Air-cooled, water-cooled, off-road, kit cars. All enthusiasts are welcome.

Our goal is to help you, the VW enthusiast enjoy your VW by sharing your stories, advice, knowledge, and having a good time with other VW enthusiasts. [ Harsh Winters VW]