Volkswagen Restoration & Sales

About Us

Our Passion

Owner and operator, Kip Zimmerman, has had a passion for Volkswagen's since he purchased his first beetle in 1991.

Established in 1995, Rare and Unique Restoration is a collection of Volkswagen enthusiasts bringing their passion for the iconic brand to Florida.

Dedicated to the niche of Volkswagen fanatics, Rare and Unique Restoration is a home away from home for those obsessed with the brand. Whether you are looking for a car or trying to learn more about the Volkswagen brand, Rare and Unique Restoration can help. 

Experienced Mechanics

Our mechanics have more than 30+ years of experience in air-cooled and early water-cooled Volkswagens.  We strive to meet all of your mechanical expectations.

Our Quality Workmanship

We're committed to providing a stress-free experience to both new and returning customers. Our shop only uses parts from reputable brands to ensure that your vehicle is always ready to drive.

Contact Us

Contact us for more information on restoration projects.

Rare and Unique Restoration

2311 Whitfield Industrial Way, Sarasota, Florida 34243, United States



Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: Close

Sunday: Close