2018 Volkswagen Beetle Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG292929
Total Seating444
Basic Warranty6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.

Drive Train

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

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)26/33 mpg26/33 mpg26/34 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)377.0/478.5 mi.377.0/478.5 mi.377.0/493.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG292929
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

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Torque184 ft-lbs. @ 1500 rpm184 ft-lbs. @ 1500 rpm184 ft-lbs. @ 1500 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower174 hp @ 5000 rpm174 hp @ 5000 rpm174 hp @ 5000 rpm
Turning circle35.4 ft.35.4 ft.35.4 ft.
Valves161616
direct injectionyesyesyes
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

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2 rear headrestsyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsnoyesyes
auto delay off headlampsnoyesyes
blind spot warning accident avoidance systemnoyesno
cornering lightsnonoyes
front fog/driving lightsnonoyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampnonoyes

Packages

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Style and Comfort Packageyesnono
Premium Packagenoyesno

In-Car Entertainment

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8 total speakersyesyesno
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
USB connectionyesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radionoyesyes
Fender premium brand speakersnonoyes
1 subwoofer(s)nonoyes
9 total speakersnonoyes

Comfort & Convenience

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Air conditioningyesnono
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
electric power steeringyesyesyes
rear view camerayesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
manual rear seat easy entryyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
Audio controls on steering wheelyesyesyes
keyless ignitionnoyesyes
Climate controlnoyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsnoyesyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsnoyesno
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornoyesyes
front and rear parking sensorsnonoyes

Power Feature

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2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesnono
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
hands-free entrynoyesyes

Interior Options

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Carpeted Mat Kityesyesno
First Aid Kityesyesyes
Roadside Assistance Kityesyesyes
Rubber Mat Kityesyesno
Door Sillsyesyesno
Rubber Mat Kit (Fender)noyesyes
Carpeted Mat Kit (Fender)noyesyes

Instrumentation

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clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

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Front head room39.4 in.39.4 in.39.4 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
bucket front seatsyesyesno
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room55.3 in.55.3 in.55.3 in.
Front leg room41.3 in.41.3 in.41.3 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
clothyesnono
multi-level heating driver seatnoyesyes
leatherettenoyesno
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportnoyesyes
multi-level heating passenger seatnoyesyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportnoyesyes
leatherette/clothnonoyes
sport front seatsnonoyes

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.

Exterior Options

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Chrome Exhaust Tipsyesyesyes
Wheel Locksyesyesyes
Splash Guardsyesyesno

Measurements

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Maximum cargo capacity29.9 cu.ft.29.9 cu.ft.29.9 cu.ft.
Length168.4 in.168.4 in.168.7 in.
Curb weight3012 lbs.3012 lbs.3093 lbs.
Gross weight3990 lbs.3990 lbs.3990 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.4 cu.ft.15.4 cu.ft.15.4 cu.ft.
Ground clearance5.7 in.5.7 in.5.9 in.
Height58.5 in.58.5 in.59.1 in.
EPA interior volume100.5 cu.ft.100.5 cu.ft.100.5 cu.ft.
Maximum payload833 lbs.833 lbs.897 lbs.
Wheel base100.0 in.100.0 in.100.0 in.
Width71.2 in.71.2 in.71.7 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • White Silver Metallic
  • Silk Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Bottle Green Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Habanero Orange Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Silk Blue Metallic
  • Bottle Green Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Habanero Orange Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • White Silver Metallic
  • Sandstorm Yellow Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Deep Black Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Titan Black, leatherette
  • Titan Black, cloth
  • Beige, leatherette
  • Ceramique/Black, leatherette
  • Dune Grey/Black w/Sandstorm Piping, leatherette/cloth

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
215/60R16 tiresyesnono
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyesnono
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsnoyesno
215/55R17 tiresnoyesno
18 x 8.0 in. wheelsnonoyes
235/45R18 tiresnonoyes

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes

Warranty

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Basic6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.
Drivetrain6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.6 yr./ 72000 mi.
Rust7 yr./ 100000 mi.7 yr./ 100000 mi.7 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Inventory

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