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2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L

2dr Hatchback

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2013 Volkswagen Beetle
(2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2dr Hatchback shown)
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MSRP $19,995
Destination Charge $795
Invoice Price $19,195
Total List Price $20,790
Available Engines 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 5-speed manual w/OD 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Fuel Economy City 22 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 31 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data  
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data  
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good
Other, Roof Strength Good
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Acceptable
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good
Overview 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible, 8, theft deterrent, window grid and roof mount antenna
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible
9 brand, amplifier, theft deterrent
theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Air conditioning, front manual
Air filter Standard
Underseat ducts Standard
Clock in-dash
Cruise control Standard
Cup holders front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane
12V DC power outlet 2
Overhead console mini with storage
Floor console full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
rubber front & rear
Front windows power
Rear windows fixed
1-Touch Window Up driver and passenger
1-Touch Window Down driver and passenger
Instrumentation analog
Tachometer Standard
Trip computer Standard
Water temp gauge Standard
Low fuel warning Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard
Rearview mirror day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Retained accessory power Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard
Steering wheel material leather
Seats 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Front seat type bucket
Seating capacity 4 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way
Lumbar support driver
Front armrests Available:
Front head restraints adjustable
Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats 50-50 bench
Rear head restraints 2 - adjustable
Seat trim leatherette
Entertainment 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Radio Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single
CD changer compatible Standard
MP3 capability Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Available
Speakers Standard:
9 brand
Amplifier Available
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard
Navigation system Available
1st row LCD screen Available:
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard
Safety and Security 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger
Occupant sensor Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front
Seatbelt pretensioners front
Headlights halogen
Daytime running lights Standard
Illuminated entry Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Available
Panic alarm Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard
Ignition disable Standard
First aid kit Available
Theft deterrent radio Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard
Warranty 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Exterior 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Antenna window grid and roof mount
Body material fully galvanized steel
Paint Standard:
clearcoat monotone
metallic monotone
Bodyside moldings body-colored
Bodyside insert chrome
Door count 2 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate
Tinted windows light
Rear window type fixed
Mirrors dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard
Sunroof Available:
1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Tires Standard:
P215/55HR17.0 BSW AS
P235/45HR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels Standard:
17" silver aluminum
18" silver w/chrome accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent
Mud flaps Available
Mechanical 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Engine 2.5L I-5
Engine - valvetrain DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard
Drive type front-wheel
Exhaust stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion
Suspension tuning regular
Front suspension type strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized
Front springs coil
Rear suspension type torsion beam
Rear anti-roll bar Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil
Electronic stability system Standard
Tiptronic automatic Available
Transmission Standard:
5-spd man w/OD
6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio Standard:
Specifications 2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L
Exterior length 168.4 "
Exterior body width 71.2 "
Exterior height 58.5 "
Engine 2.5L I-5
Horsepower 170 @ 5,700 rpm
Torque 177 @ 4,250 rpm
Fuel economy - city 22 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 31 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.25 / 3.65 "
Curb weight Standard:
2,939 lbs.
2,983 lbs.
Payload Standard:
858 lbs.
875 lbs.
Wheelbase 99.9 "
Front track 62.2 "
Rear track 60.9 "
Turning radius 17.7 '
Drag coefficient .37
Front legroom 41.3 "
Rear legroom 31.4 "
Front headroom 39.4 "
Rear headroom 37.1 "
Front shoulder room 55.3 "
Rear shoulder room 49.0 "
Luggage volume 15.4 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 29.9 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 85 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 14.5 gal.