All good issues come to an finish, and sadly, it’s the tip of the highway for the one and solely Volkswagen Beetle. Volkswagen Passenger Vehicles Malaysia (VPCM) might be organizing the “Beetle, An Iconic Gathering” occasion on July 13. The sendoff occasion, which welcomes Beetle homeowners from all walks of life in celebration of the enduring automobile, might be held on the open-air carpark of the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya.
VPCM might be trying to interrupt the Malaysian document of the biggest Beetle gathered at one location through the occasion, and is looking all homeowners of the traditional rear-engined Beetle and fashionable front-engined model to hitch in.
The farewell occasion will kick-off with a 150-strong Beetle Sunshine Tour convoy that might be flagged off within the coronary heart of KL. The convoy might be making its manner via the streets of the Golden Triangle earlier than heading to Putrajaya, the place it’ll be part of the opposite Bugs on the Palace of Justice.
“Volkswagen ends manufacturing of the much-loved Beetle this 12 months, and we wish to give this world bestseller the send-off it deserves by celebrating its legacy. We want to invite homeowners and Beetle fanatics to the gathering to assist us break the document and have fun the world’s favorite Bug,” mentioned Erik Winter, MD of VPCM.
“This can be a nice alternative for Beetle fanatics to admire traditional and present Beetle fashions in all its incarnations, and with a lot of them personalised to match their homeowners’ vibrant personalities,” he added.
The “Beetle: An Iconic Gathering” occasion is open to all VW Beetle homeowners in Malaysia, and individuals can register their automobiles on Volkswagen Malaysia’s web site. Participation is free, and particulars of the occasion might be supplied through the on-line registration. A certificates of participation might be given to those that participate.
Designed by Ferdinand Porsche in 1938, the Volkswagen Beetle is among the most iconic automobiles ever made. The much-loved, round-eyed, bug-shaped automobile has loved greater than 80 years of success with over 21.5 million items bought throughout the globe.
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