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The Volkswagen Big Red Car Auction Goes Live

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BOTANY, AUSTRALIA – Dec 10, 2012: The auction of The Wiggles’ skivvy red Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet is now live, with Australians able to place their bids for the iconic vehicle until 9pm Sunday, 17th December.

The results of the auction will be announced during The Wiggles’ final Sydney shows in their Celebration Tour with all funds raised going to SIDS and Kids, a charity The Wiggles have supported for the last 21 years.

Anke Koeckler, Managing Director, Volkswagen Group Australia is proud to announce the eBay auction is open for bids.

“As a long standing partner of The Wiggles, we are incredibly proud to be helping The Wiggles celebrate their 21 years together while raising much needed awareness and funds for SIDS and Kids.

“With the auction now live, Australians can head to to bid for their chance to own this slice of The Wiggles history – the Volkswagen Big Red Car,” said Ms Koeckler.

Anthony Field, the Blue Wiggle, can’t wait to see how much the Volkswagen Big Red Car goes for in the auction.

“So far there’s been a huge interest in the auction of the Volkswagen Big Red Car and we’re really excited to see how much money Australia can raise for SIDS and Kids. SIDS and Kids is a charity that’s particularly close to our hearts, so we’re pleased that together with Volkswagen, we can support them via this auction.

“This final tour is all about celebrating the great times we’ve had together and with Australians right around the country. We can’t wait to cap off the celebrations when we hand over the keys of the Volkswagen Big Red Car to the lucky auction winner!” said Field.

To find out more information about the Volkswagen Big Red Car, or register a bid, Australians should head to, where the applicable terms and conditions are also contained.