In 1964, Bruce Meyers took the beach by storm. His homemade dune buggy, christened the Meyers Manx, was the first-ever fiberglass dune buggy. The fiberglass body covered a tricked-out Volkswagen Beetle chassis equipped with wide tires.
Meyers had previously built surfboards and sailboats out of his home in Newport Beach, California, so he had experience with fiberglass construction.
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