2013 Beetle Sunshine Tour in Lubeck, De The VW Beetle Sunshine Tour is set to kick off on 17 August in Lubeck, Deutschland. As the largest gathering of Beetle enthusiasts, spectators are in for a treat of Beetles from the bygone days to the newest model.

With more than 2,000 visitors, the tour is the largest private meeting of Beetle lovers of all three Volkswagen generations. The “most beautiful beach Beetle” will also be chosen from among the hundreds of round Volkswagen vehicles hailing from six decades, which are expected from all across Europe to come to the event. One of the specialties of the Sunshine Tour is that not only the visitors put on fancy costumes but the cars do as well. Whether glamour Beetle, rock ‘n’ roll Beetle, wedding Beetle, beach Beetle, 007 Beetle or Charleston Beetle – the subject is free of choice, the best idea and realization wins the title.

On a second stage, a trio is having its grand debut: The new iBeetle from Volkswagen, which has its European premiere at the event, will be presented alongside the Beetle Cabrio Exclusive of Volkswagen R GmbH, and the Beetle GSR, in a limited edition of only 3,500 vehicles.

Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet

Lubeck-based “Voice of Germany” duo Nathalie Dorra and Ole Feddersen will entertain the Beetle Sunshine tour participants and guests in the evening’s open air party. Dorra and Feddersen are taking part in the Beetle Sunshine Tour for the first time. The two are members of Udo Linden-berg’s “Panik family” and played roles in the successful production MTV Unplugged. They join the starting line in the new Beetle Cabriolet.

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Edited: Volkswagen