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Volkswagen launches 21st Century Beetle in India

Published February, 2016

Volkswagen Beetle 200.jpgVolkswagen celebrated the India launch of the 21st Century Beetle at NSCI, Mumbai, through a lifestyle evening in the presence of Volkswagen Beetle customers, Bollywood actor, Shahid Kapoor, ace designer Kunal Rawal and the crème de la crème of Mumbai's fashion circuit. The 21st Century Beetle comes with a turbocharged 1.4L TSI engine, mated to a 7-speed DSG gearbox, luxurious comfort features and is priced at Rs 28.73 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai). The 21st Century Beetle is available at select Volkswagen India outlets across India.

Michael Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars India said, "It gives us immense pleasure to celebrate the launch of the 21st Century Beetle in India, amidst our esteemed customers. Today, we bring one of the world's most loved automotive icon, 'the Beetle' back to the Indian shores."

Shahid Kapoor said, "As an automobile enthusiast, the Beetle is something that I grew up with because at the core of it lies fun and freedom. The 21st Century Beetle has style, sophistication, freshness and a charm that comes so naturally to it."