So at the Press days for the unveiling of Volkswagen’s newest models, the crowd of journalist was treated to something unexpected: the new VW Beetle R Version. A hot engine, some different cladding and an altogether sportier tarmac eater. So naturally I thought of Pasha ( here) and what he would make of it. It sure looks tough. On the press conference floor in a sleek gun metal, I thought to myself, “yea – now that is a Beetle I would drive.” The bug has real street cred presence and the huge air intakes in the bumper mean business – not that you’d see it in your rear view mirror for long – count on seeing it mostly from behind as this beast passes you. In fact, it would probably move by so quick you might not have time to get a punch in. On the other hand, I am sure Pasha would….