Volkswagen has gone viral with their new commercial inspired by the A-ha’s hit single Take On Me from the 1980′s. Nostalgic viewers are loving the rough pencil-style animation, helping the ad already amass over 300,000 views over the past work week.
To promote their all-new Beetle, Volkswagen has published this ‘sunny’ commercial set to air during the Superbowl. Like nearly all offices around the country, Dave’s office is rather gloomy around Mondays. Thankfully, he has a bright new cheery attitude that is definitely contagious.
Volkswagen is one of them. They ingeniously enlisted a slew of B-level viral stars that were crying or freaking out in their original videos, and with a little help from Jimmy Cliff, made everyone happy in their Sunny Side game day video.
Which brings us to his latest publication. He hopped in the family’s VW with mom at the wheel and performed a very unique cover of Seven Nation Army by the White Stripes. Dad played the main tune on accordion while mom drove and Flula did his thing.