Stamford, Texas: Isetta With Spider Legs

Stamford mayor Johnny Anders welded an old Isetta body onto metal pipe legs. Unusual variant of the VW Bug/Spider sculpture tradition.
Address:
970-1106 U.S. 277G Business, Stamford, TX
Directions:
South end of town, west of US Hwy 277 on 277G Business.
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Isetta with Legs - Not VW Beetle

It is not a VW Beetle. There is no front hood and side doors; just one door in front. This is a "bubble car" -- an Isetta, not made by Volkswagen.

[James Gartner, 08/27/2015]

The Isetta most familiar to modern Americans is Guido, the tiny Italian tire-changing car from the animated "Cars" film franchise.

VW spider.

VW Beetle With Legs

Welded VW beetle with legs. Across from it is a large ring of truck beds with a giant cross made of wheels.

[Joe Rapp, 05/16/2015]

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