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2008 Volkswagen New Beetle

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2008 Volkswagen New Beetle
Available in 6 styles:  2008 Volkswagen New Beetle 2dr Convertible shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

20 city / 28–29 hwy


Corrosion Perforation
144 months/unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage
48 months/50,000 miles

48 months/50,000 miles

60 months/60,000 miles

Standard Features & Options

Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
4 Styles Available    

StylesSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Starting MSRP$17,475$20,525$20,990$20,990

Body ExteriorSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Number of doors:2
Power door mirrors
Glass rear window -- --
Spoiler $479 $479
Heated door mirrors
Turn signal indicator mirrors
Power convertible roof -- -- --

Rear cargoSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Trunk -- --

Convenience FeaturesSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Air conditioning
Power moonroof $1,000
Speed control
Power front windows
Remote keyless entry
Tilt steering wheel
Telescoping steering wheel
Front beverage holders
Rear beverage holders

Entertainment FeaturesSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
AM/FM radio
MP3 decoder
CD player
Remote CD player $299 $299 $299 $299

SpeakersSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
10 -- --

Lighting, Visibility and InstrumentationSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Rear window defroster
Low tire pressure warning
Variably intermittent wipers
Outside temperature display

PowertrainSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Fuel tank capacity:14.5gal.
Fuel economy city:20mpg
Drive type:front-wheel
Sequential sport shift $1,075
Number of valves:20
Variable valve control
Recommended fuel:regular unleaded
Horsepower:150hp @ 5,000RPM
Torque:170 lb.-ft. @ 3,750RPM
Cylinder configuration:I-5
Engine liters:2.5
Mode select transmission $1,075

Fuel economy highwaySSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
28mpg -- --
29mpg --

TransmissionSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
6 speed automatic $1,075
5 speed manual -- -- --

Safety and SecuritySSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Occupant sensing airbag
Panic alarm
Security system
Integrated roll-over protection -- --
Electronic stability
Traction control
ABS brakes
Brake assist
Dual front side impact airbags
Dual front impact airbags

Seats and TrimSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Leather steering wheel --
Leather shift knob --
Rear seats:bench
Front center armrest
Heated front seats $225
Front seats:bucket
Max. seating capacity:4
Rear seat center armrest -- --

Suspension/HandlingSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
Front wheel independent suspension
Power steering
Alloy wheels

Front tiresSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
205/55HR16.0 BSW -- -- --
225/45HR17.0 BSW $1,350

Rear tiresSSEBlack Tie EditionTriple White
225/45HR17.0 BSW $1,350
205/55HR16.0 BSW -- -- --

4 Styles Available

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