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2017 Volkswagen Beetle

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Volkswagen Beetle highlights

Customer reviews

4.8 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

24 city, 33 highway, 28 combined

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New for 2017

  • The Beetle is available in a variety of new trims, including the Pink Beetle and R-Line.
  • The Denim, R-Line S, R-Line SE, R-Line SEL, and Wolfsburg Edition trims have been discontinued for 2017.
  • Beetle trims have been upgraded with 20 Inch Plus Wheels, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto as standard equipment this year.
  • The S trim now comes with Rear View Camera as standard equipment.
  • The SEL trim now comes with Parking Sensors as standard equipment.
  • The Classic trim now comes with Leatherette Seats, Rear View Camera, and Soft Top as standard equipment.
  • The Dune trim now comes with Leatherette Seats and Soft Top as standard equipment.

Explore Volkswagen Beetle details

S 2WD 2D Convertible

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Rear View Camera
  • Side Airbags
  • Soft Top
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

1.8L

Horsepower

170

Torque (ft-lbs)

184

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

14.5

Wheelbase

100"

Overall length

168.4"

Width

71.2"

Height

58"

Leg room

F 41.3"/R 31.4"

Head room

F 39.3"/R 37.6"

Front tires

P215/55HR17

Rear tires

P215/55HR17

Seating capacity

4

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

4.8 out of 5

4 customer reviews

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Excellent

RepairPal gave the Volkswagen Beetle an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Volkswagen Beetle 23rd out of 44 among Compact Cars.

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