Used 2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Turbo S Hatchback Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$23,540
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission6-speed manual
Drive TypeFront wheel drive
CylindersInline 4
Combined MPG23
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Drive typeFront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed manual
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG23
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/28 mpg
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Range in miles (cty/hwy)290.0/406.0 mi.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size1.8 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 4
Horsepower180 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque173 lb-ft @ 1950 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.
Valves20
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
2 rear headrestsyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyes
engine immobilizeryes
front fog/driving lightsyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
stability controlyes
traction controlyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
200 watts stereo outputyes
8 total speakersyes
Monsoon premium brand speakersyes
mast antennayes
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front door pocketsyes
front seatback storageyes
manual rear seat easy entryyes
power steeringyes
remote trunk releaseyes
retained accessory poweryes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yes
alloy and leather trim on shift knobyes
front and rear reading lightsyes
interior air filtrationyes
leather steering wheelyes
trunk lightyes
turn signal in mirrorsyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
Rear floor matsyes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
remote keyless power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Power mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
external temperature displayyes
low fuel level warningyes
tachometeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
heated driver seatyes
heated passenger seatyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
leatheryes
sport front seatsyes
Front head room38.2 in.
Front leg room39.4 in.
Front shoulder room52.8 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
rear ventilation ductsyes
Folding rear seatbackyes
Rear head room36.7 in.
Rear leg room33.5 in.
Rear shoulder room49.3 in.
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place12 cu.ft.
Curb weight3005 lbs.
Drag Coefficient0.38 cd.
EPA interior volume93 cu.ft.
Front track59.4 in.
Gross weight3770 lbs.
Ground clearance4.6 in.
Height59 in.
Length161.1 in.
Maximum cargo capacity27.1 cu.ft.
Overall Width without Mirrors67.9 in.
Rear track58.8 in.
Wheel base98.7 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Black
  • Red
  • Reflex Silver
  • Platinum Gray
Interior Colors
  • Black/Gray
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
fullsize matching spare tireyes
inside mounted spare tireyes
17 x 7 in. wheelsyes
225/45R H tiresyes
All season tiresyes
Steel spare wheelyes
Suspension
Suspension
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
torsion beam rear suspensionyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Rust12 yr./ unlimited mi.