Used 1998 Volkswagen New Beetle Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typedieselgas
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4
Combined MPG3823

Drive Train

Drive Train
Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)34/43 mpg20/27 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)493.0/623.5 mi.290.0/391.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG3823
Fuel typediesel fuelregular unleaded

Engine

Engine
Torque149 ft-lbs. @ 1900 rpm122 ft-lbs. @ 2600 rpm
Base engine size1.9 L2.0 L
Horsepower90 hp @ 4000 rpm115 hp @ 5200 rpm
Turning circle35.4 ft.35.4 ft.
Base engine typedieselgas
Cylindersinline 4inline 4

Safety

Safety
head airbagsNot availableNot available
side-mounted airbagsStandardStandard

Front Seats

Front Seats
Front head room41.3 in.41.3 in.
Front leg room39.4 in.39.4 in.
Front shoulder room52.8 in.52.8 in.

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
Rear head room36.7 in.36.7 in.
Rear leg room33.0 in.33.0 in.
Rear shoulder room49.4 in.49.4 in.

Measurements

Measurements
Length161.1 in.161.1 in.
Curb weight2712 lbs.2712 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place12.0 cu.ft.12.0 cu.ft.
Height59.5 in.59.5 in.
Wheel base98.9 in.98.9 in.
Width67.9 in.67.9 in.

Colors

Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Techno Blue Pearl Metallic
  • Silver Arrow Pearl Metallic
  • Cool White
  • Yellow
  • Cybergreen Pearl Metallic
  • Red
  • Techno Blue Pearl Metallic
  • Cool White
  • Red
  • Silver Arrow Pearl Metallic
  • Yellow
  • Cybergreen Pearl Metallic

Inventory

Inventory
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