Used 2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission4-speed automatic6-speed manual4-speed automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG232323
Total Seating444
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission4-speed automatic6-speed manual4-speed automatic

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/27 mpg20/28 mpg20/27 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)290.0/391.5 mi.290.0/406.0 mi.290.0/391.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG232323
Fuel typeregular unleadedpremium unleaded (recommended)premium unleaded (recommended)

Engine

Engine
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Torque122 ft-lbs. @ 2600 rpm173 ft-lbs. @ 1950 rpm162 ft-lbs. @ 2200 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L1.8 L1.8 L
Horsepower115 hp @ 5200 rpm180 hp @ 5500 rpm150 hp @ 5800 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.35.8 ft.35.8 ft.
Valves82020
Base engine typegasgasgas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

Safety
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2 rear headrestsyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsnoyesno
stability controlnoyesno
Emergency braking assistnoyesno
traction controlnoyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
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AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
mast antennayesyesyes
6 total speakersyesnono
8 total speakersnoyesyes
200 watts stereo outputnoyesyes
Monsoon premium brand speakersnoyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
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remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Air conditioningyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
manual rear seat easy entryyesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
power steeringyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
front and rear reading lightsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
trunk lightyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
leather steering wheelnoyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsnoyesno
alloy and leather trim on shift knobnoyesno
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornonoyes
leather trim on shift knobnonoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
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low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
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Front head room38.2 in.38.2 in.38.2 in.
bucket front seatsyesnoyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room52.8 in.52.8 in.52.8 in.
Front leg room39.4 in.39.4 in.39.4 in.
clothyesnono
heated driver seatnoyesyes
sport front seatsnoyesno
heated passenger seatnoyesyes
leathernoyesyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
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Rear head room36.7 in.36.7 in.36.7 in.
Rear leg room33.5 in.33.5 in.33.5 in.
Rear shoulder room49.3 in.49.3 in.49.3 in.
Folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes

Measurements

Measurements
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Front track59.4 in.59.4 in.59.4 in.
Maximum cargo capacity27.1 cu.ft.27.1 cu.ft.27.1 cu.ft.
Curb weight2897 lbs.3005 lbs.3007 lbs.
Gross weight3757 lbs.3770 lbs.3867 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place12 cu.ft.12 cu.ft.12 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.38 Cd.0.38 Cd.0.38 Cd.
Length161.1 in.161.1 in.161.1 in.
Ground clearance4.6 in.4.6 in.4.6 in.
Height59 in.59 in.59 in.
EPA interior volume93 cu.ft.93 cu.ft.93 cu.ft.
Wheel base98.7 in.98.7 in.98.7 in.
Width67.9 in.67.9 in.67.9 in.
Rear track58.8 in.58.8 in.58.8 in.

Colors

Colors
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Exterior Colors
  • Sunflower Yellow
  • Galactic Blue
  • Cyber Green
  • Uni Red
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Sundown Orange
  • Campanella White
  • Black
  • Reflex Silver
  • Platinum Gray
  • Black
  • Red
  • Reflex Silver
  • Platinum Gray
  • Sunflower Yellow
  • Galactic Blue
  • Cyber Green
  • Uni Red
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Sundown Orange
  • Campanella White
  • Black
  • Silver-Green
  • Cyan Purple
  • Reflex Silver
  • Platinum Gray
Interior Colors
  • Black
  • Grey
  • Cream
  • Black/Gray
  • Black
  • Total Black
  • Grey
  • Cream

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
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205/55R H tiresyesnoyes
inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
fullsize matching spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyesnoyes
17 x 7 in. wheelsnoyesno
225/45R H tiresnoyesno

Suspension

Suspension
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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
torsion beam rear suspensionyesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
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Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

Inventory
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