Mark Salling

Gilles Marini With Karina Smirnoff, Brad Penny
And Anna Trebunskaya

Jessica Szohr With Brittny Gastineau

Volkswagen of America, Inc. unveiled its all-new 2012 EOS hardtop convertible during the Los Angeles Auto Show at the Design Center California in Santa Monica on Tuesday night. Jonathan Browning, President and CEO of the Volkswagen Group of America, invited Angelenos and international media to celebrate 20 years of Volkswagen Design and innovation as Volkswagen of America, Inc. recognizes the 20th Anniversary of the Design Center California. Special host Jessica Szohr joined the stage to help unveil the all-new 2012 EOS while other celebrities joined the celebration including Mark Salling, newly engaged couple Karina Smirnoff and Brad Penny, Bill and Giuliana Rancic, Gilles Marini, Kathy and Rick Hilton, Brittny Gastineau, and Anna Trebunskaya. Special moments included Jessica Szohr running into longtime friend Brittny Gastineau and Brittny realizing she does not have Jessica’s updated information and updating her blackberry and catching up.

Karina showing off her new fiance and her new diamond ring to longtime Dancing with the Stars friends Gilles Marini and Anna Trebunskaya. Karina making sure that Gilles and Anna will get an invite to the upcoming wedding and telling them about her dream dress and honeymoon plans.

Kathy Hilton reveals she loves Beverly Hills Housewives, but her new reality show on Oxygen with daughter Paris will be very different. Her sisters will appear on the show as they are very much a part of her life.

Jessica Szohr telling the CEO and President of the Volkswagen group America how her first car at sixteen was a Passat and she is a true, loyal fan of Volkswagen and is looking into the new EOS convertible when she is in LA to enjoy the California sunshine!

Mark Salling rushed from the set of Glee to see the new EOS himself. “I would steal my dad’s Volkswagen and drive it around” he said. “I have been a fan ever since.”