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MSRP
Base 2dr Hatchback $18,995
2.5L 2dr Hatchback $19,795
2.0T Turbo 2dr Hatchback $23,395
2.0T Turbo Launch Edition 2dr Hatchback $24,950

2012 Volkswagen

2012 Volkswagen Beetle
Showing the 2012 Volkswagen Beetle Base 2dr Hatchback
$6,908-$14,740 AVAILABLE PRICE RANGE

Overview

Seats 4
Door Count 2
Engine 170-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain FWD
Combined MPG 26
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (11)
Black Uni
Candy White
Deep Black Pearl Metallic
Denim Blue
Moonrock Silver Metallic
Platinum Gray Metallic
Reef Blue Metallic
Reflex Silver Metallic
Saturn Yellow
Toffee Brown Metallic
Tornado Red
Interior (6)
Beige
Black
Black/Blue
Black/Red
Quartz
Titan Black

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Front ventilated disc brakes S
2 rear head restraints S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
3 ABS channels S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
Panic alarm S
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
ABS and driveline traction control S
Driver and passenger side airbag head extension S
Remote keyless entry S
Brake assistance S
Dual front impact airbags S
Side airbag head extension S
Tailgate/rear door lock included with power door locks S
First aid kit O
Side-impact bars S
Compact spare tire S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Electronic stability S
Daytime running lights S
Power door locks S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
ABS S
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
170-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
Ignition type electronic
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Horsepower 170-hp @ 5,700 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Torque 177 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm
# of valves 20
Engine oil cooler S
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration I-5
Engine orientation transverse
Fuel economy highway 31 mpg
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 2.5L I-5 DOHC 170hp
Battery-rundown protection S
5 speed manual transmission S
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Single stainless steel exhaust S
330 CCA battery S
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Engine oil cooler S
Front-wheel drive S
Battery amp hours (60Ah)
Overdrive S
Axle ratio 3.65
140-amp. alternator S
Transmission gear ratio (4th) .87
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.78
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.60
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.27
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.12
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .66
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
P215/55HR17.0 BSW AS tires S
Rear coil springs S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Semi-independent rear torsion beam suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Wheel size 17"
Front tires 215/55R17
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Power steering S
Front coil springs S
17" wheels S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Chrome bodyside insert S
Front and rear mud flaps O
2 doors S
Body-colored door handles S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Paint with stripe O
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
Metallic paint O
Power door mirrors S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rear cargo liftgate
Bodyside moldings S
Pin stripe O
Liftgate rear cargo door S
Dashboard storage S
Steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Climatic manual air conditioning S
Overhead console S
Glove box S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Mini overhead console with storage S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Integrated key/remote S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
1-touch up S
Full floor console with box S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
Auto-locking doors S
12V DC power outlet 2
Retained accessory power S
Power windows S
2 12V DC power outlets S
Power windows with driver and passenger 1-touch down S
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Front cupholders S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel S
Full cloth headliner S
Rubber front and rear floor mats O
Carpet cargo space S
Body-colored door panel insert S
Max seating capacity 4
Front seats bucket
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Cloth upholstery S
Manual easy-entry driver and passenger seats S
Floor mats O
Rear 50-50 bench seat S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Easy entry passenger seat manual
Chrome interior accents S
Rear bench seat S
Plastic trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Cargo light S
4-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Carpet floor covering S
Leather steering wheel S
Front bucket seats S
Rigid cargo cover S
Cloth front and rear seat upholstery S
Chrome and metal-look interior accents S
Max. seating capacity of 4 S
Easy entry driver seat manual
Urethane shift knob S
Radio data system S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
AM/FM radio S
Window grid and roof mount antenna S
Speed sensitive volume S
8 speakers S
Remote CD compatible S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Audio theft deterrent S
CD player S
MP3 decoder S
Low-fuel warning S
Variable intermittent wipers S
Aero-composite halogen headlamps S
Low-coolant warning S
Front reading lights S
Light-tinted windows S
Outside-temperature display S
Oil-pressure warning S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Water temp. gauge S
Battery warning S
Front and rear reading lights S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Rear reading lights S
Brake pad wear S
Trip computer S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Redundant digital speedometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Light tinted windows S
Water-temp. warning S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Wheelbase 99.9"
Front legroom 41.3"
Front headroom 39.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 29.9 cu.ft.
Engine horsepower 170-hp @ 5,700 rpm
Interior cargo volume 15.4 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 85.1 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.2" x 3.6"
Compression ratio 9.50 to 1
Engine type I-5
Payload 858 lbs.
Valves 20
Front shoulder room 55.3"
Front tread 62.2"
Fuel economy highway 31 mpg
Rear headroom 37.1"
Engine torque 177 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm
Exterior body width 71.2"
Drag coefficient .37
Turning radius 17.7'
Rear shoulder room 49.0"
Rear legroom 31.4"
Curb weight 2,939 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 151 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Exterior length 168.4"
Exterior height 58.5"
Interior cargo volume seats folded 29.9 cu.ft.
Rear tread 60.9"
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 144/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000

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