VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry

VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry

Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced the world debut of its all-new 2011 Jetta at a ceremony in Times Square, New York featuring American pop star Katy Perry. Also present at the launch was famed television chef Mario Batali. The new 2011 VW Jetta was introduced for the U.S. next to the beautiful American artist with a concert including.

The 2011 Jetta will be a sedan version of Golf, becoming a model itself, it no longer shared with the Golf aesthetic elements as in the past.

"Today marks the beginning of a new era for Volkswagen and for Jetta," said Stefan Jacoby, CEO of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Inside, the passenger cabin is simple, well-organized, and attractive without being remotely ostentatious. The all-new 2011 Jetta offers best in class rear legroom, a premium interior and Volkswagen essentials.

When it will arrive in showrooms this October, the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta will have a starting price of $15,995 (12,995), according to the automaker. The car will come with a choice of four engines, including the extremely favorably-reviewed 2.0-liter TDI four-cylinder diesel. It's joined by a standard 2.0-liter gasoline engine, a 2.5-liter five-cylinder, and a sportier 2.0-liter TSI four-cylinder. All four engines will have standard manual gearboxes, with automatics available as optional equipment.

Katy Perry performed three songs at the event: "I kissed a girl", "Hot and cold" and her new single "California gurlz". Then spontaneously jumped on the hood of the car mid-performance! "I was dancing on the hood of this all-new Volkswagen Jetta 2011 and it was fantastic! Everyone should get one and dance on it! You'll have some incredible dance moves coming your way," said Perry. She also admitted that her first car ever was a Volkswagen Jetta and she just might buy one for her kid brother.


VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image
VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image
VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image VW Jetta gets unveiled in Time Square with Katy Perry image