Used 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed automatic6-speed automatic6-speed automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 5inline 5inline 5
Combined MPG252525
Total Seating444
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed automatic6-speed automatic6-speed automatic

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)22/29 mpg22/29 mpg22/29 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)319.0/420.5 mi.319.0/420.5 mi.319.0/420.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG252525
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

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Torque177 ft-lbs. @ 4250 rpm177 ft-lbs. @ 4250 rpm177 ft-lbs. @ 4250 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.5 L2.5 L
Horsepower170 hp @ 5700 rpm170 hp @ 5700 rpm170 hp @ 5700 rpm
Turning circle35.4 ft.35.4 ft.35.4 ft.
Valves202020
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 5inline 5inline 5

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distribution yesyesyes
post-collision safety system yesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system yesyesyes
traction control yesyesyes
child seat anchors yesyesyes
daytime running lights yesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoring yesyesyes
engine immobilizer yesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assist yesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
2 rear headrestsyesyesyes
stability control yesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

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auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control yesyesyes
element antennayesyesyes
8 total speakersyesnoyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radionoyesno
9 total speakersnoyesno
memory card slot noyesno
1 subwoofer(s)noyesno
Fender premium brand speakersnoyesno
3 Months of provided satellite radio servicenoyesno
400 watts stereo outputnoyesno

Comfort & Convenience

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Air conditioningyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
manual rear seat easy entryyesyesyes
front reading lights yesyesyes
front seatback storage yesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
cargo area light yesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
electric speed-proportional power steering yesyesyes
cruise control yesyesyes
front cupholdersyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelnoyesno
keyless ignition noyesno

Power Feature

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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locks yesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Interior Options

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Beetle Mat Kityesnoyes
First Aid Kityesyesyes
Beetle Carpeted Mat Kityesnoyes
Beetle Carpeted Mat Kit (Fender)noyesno
Beetle Mat Kit (Fender)noyesno

Instrumentation

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tachometer yesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
external temperature display yesyesyes
clock yesyesyes
trip computer yesyesyes
compass noyesno

Front Seats

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height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
heated driver seatyesyesyes
Front leg room41.3 in.41.3 in.41.3 in.
heated passenger seatyesyesyes
Front head room39.4 in.39.4 in.39.4 in.
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar support yesyesyes
leatherette yesyesyes
Front shoulder room55.3 in.55.3 in.55.3 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar support yesyesyes
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes

Rear Seats

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Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
Rear head room37.1 in.37.1 in.37.1 in.
Rear leg room31.4 in.31.4 in.31.4 in.
Rear shoulder room49.0 in.49.0 in.49.0 in.

Measurements

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Front track62.2 in.62.2 in.62.2 in.
Maximum cargo capacity29.9 cu.ft.29.9 cu.ft.29.9 cu.ft.
Curb weight2983 lbs.2983 lbs.2983 lbs.
Gross weight3858 lbs.3858 lbs.3858 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.4 cu.ft.15.4 cu.ft.15.4 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.37 Cd.0.37 Cd.0.37 Cd.
Length168.4 in.168.4 in.168.4 in.
Ground clearance5.7 in.5.7 in.5.7 in.
Height58.5 in.58.5 in.58.5 in.
EPA interior volume100.5 cu.ft.100.5 cu.ft.100.5 cu.ft.
Wheel base99.9 in.99.9 in.99.9 in.
Width71.2 in.71.2 in.71.2 in.
Rear track60.9 in.60.9 in.60.9 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Toffee Brown Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Denim Blue
  • Saturn Yellow
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • Black Uni
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Toffee Brown Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Denim Blue
  • Saturn Yellow
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • Black Uni
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Toffee Brown Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Denim Blue
  • Saturn Yellow
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • Black Uni
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Beige, leatherette
  • Titan Black, leatherette
  • Beige, leatherette
  • Titan Black, leatherette
  • Beige, leatherette
  • Titan Black, leatherette

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
215/55R H tiresyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
torsion beam rear suspensionyesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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Free Maintenance3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Inventory

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