The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender is the first car in Europe that can be ordered with a sound system guitar and amplifier manufacturer Fender. Now, at the IAA, Volkswagen presented a concept car that can be interpreted as a tribute to the legendary USA company : The exclusive Fender Beetle with a customized look and features such as a sound system interface to connect the electric guitar. The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender is painted in a high gloss ‘Black’, while a fine red line framing the side windows, and another line of this style is used in a custom electric guitar for a Fender Telecaster Volkswagen Design.
Chrome and aluminum also affect the appearance of the 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender. Designed in chrome housings are the door mirrors, the door handles, the trim strip below the side windows, accents in the side skirts, the VW badge and exhaust system 2 escape were arranged as before in the Beetle. Produced from Aluminum machine-polished are the lids and rings in a 19-inch version of the ” circle ” alloy wheels. The basic structure of the wheel is red. Track width extensions to the rear axle each moving wheel of 10 mm to the outside. Compared with the production version of the Beetle Fender s ride height has been lowered 30 mm, allowing the wheel-tire combination the steps of filling more fully wheel. Two other small but small details plectrum guitar decal on the hood and the original Fender signature (in chrome) located beneath the VW badge on the trunk lid.
The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender Interior is also exceptionally well equipped. Striking dash pad is implemented in’Sunburst’wood pattern two-tone design of many Fender guitars. This bar extends across the dashboard instruments facing the driver and passenger also creates a visual link with the world of rock music. The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender audio system sends high-end music in the passenger compartment in a sound system with auxiliary tube Fender amp. It has a prominent visual presence at the top of the dashboard. A great solution : thanks to a special take on the bootspace, an electric guitar can be connected, the sound is played on the subwoofer that is also integrated into the trunk.
System 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender is controlled from the control panel of the radio system-RNS 510 navigation. Like the rotary knob on the RNS 510, the controls for the climate control system were redesigned. The light-colored metal controls now seem to have been used for decades on guitar and bass amplifiers, and the Beetle Fender controls running on high-end precision that is typical of Volkswagen. A metal similarly designed control is also used for adjustment of the mirror. Another feature uncompromisingly tailored to musicians : a headline selection to the right of the DSG shifter. The holder comes with 3 prongs in the outline of the Beetle is printed. Moreover, the band stretching across the door storage bin features the Fender signature. Although the Fender Beetle is still a prototype,’Fender sound’can be ordered in the Beetle.
Those who choose the sound system also get the feel for the interior lighting in 3 red, white and blue. Along with indirect lighting in the door panels of the shoulder, there are also light rings around the loudspeaker boxes in the doors. The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender sound system itself has two sets of tweeters from a set of mirror triangles on the front and a set mounted on the rear trim panels, which are equipped with neodymium magnets and fabric domes. In the front doors, there are woofers with dual voice coils, while the woofers located on the back of each cut has a single voice coil. In addition, a subwoofer with a dual voice coil is integrated in a bass box locked in the trunk of the Beetle s. The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Fender centerpiece of the sound system is a 10-channel amplifier with Class A amplifiers/B and 400 watts of output power.