Volkswagen unveil the 21st Century Beetle at MTV World Stage Event

Headlined by Belgian Duo 2manydjs, MTV's World Stage event will be broadcast live online ( but unfortunately not in the UK so we will just have to wait for the highlights across the MTV channels.

However, this has not stopped VW using this mammoth occasion to pull the cloth off the latest generation Beetle - ‘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.

So keep your eyes peeled on the 18th April for a new species of bug.