On 18th April 2011, Volkswagen will debut the latest iteration of the Volkswagen Beetle. Volkswagen will be celebrating the new Volkswagen Beetle almost simultaneously as a world premiere in Shanghai with MTV’s VJ guest hosting an exclusive MTV Sound System is followed by World Stage events taking place in New York and Berlin.
The Black Eyed Peas will be performing at the World Stage Event in New York. The MTV World Stage Party in Berlin will be headlined by 2manydjs performing a DJ set.
‘The Beetle is an icon of the automotive world, just like MTV is an icon of the music world. In the context of this marketing alliance, we are taking the new Volkswagen directly to our customers and fans of the Volkswagen brand – and we are doing it globally. We are certain that the car’s one-of-a-kind styling combined with the latest technology will be very well received by customers,’ said Luca de Meo, Director of Marketing for the Volkswagen Group and for the Volkswagen Passenger Cars Brand.
The exterior design of the new Volkswagen Beetle will feature nods to the classic iconic design alongside Volkswagen's new technology.
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