JEFFERSON, Iowa (CNN/KCCI) - What happens when you combine the body of a Volkswagen Beetle with the chassis of a truck?
You get something called "Big Red." And this is no ordinary slug bug.
At 9 feet tall, 23 feet long and 8 feet wide, the car is about 1 ½ times larger than a standard VW Beetle.
It also has some interesting neon lighting effects to highlight its curves when displayed at night.
One of the creators is a big Volkswagen enthusiast. He says he bought his first VW many years ago for just $300.
More than 100 trees covered in lights now shine bright throughout Zilker Park. The Trail of Lights is open for another season.
A 10-year-old was killed while standing outside of a vehicle which lost control during the icy conditions, DPS said.
Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Santa visited Austin early on Sunday, joining hundreds of motorcyclists for their annual Toy Run.
Late Saturday night into early Sunday morning, a light band of freezing drizzle traversed the I-35 corridor eastward. With sub-freezing temperatures, even the light precipitation created major problems.
Austin Police confirm they have located an 82-year-old women who went missing last night.