1999 Volkswagen New Beetle

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17 reviews
Available Price Range $865-$5,017 Trims5 Combined MPG 27-45 Seats 4

Our Take on the 1999 Volkswagen New Beetle

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The new Beetle has legs. Now in its second year on the market, the Beetle is still selling well. But VW isn't taking any chances. The car hasn't sold well in Europe, so VW wants to make sure it remains a hot item here. This year, America's favorite time machine just got a little more fun to drive. How is that possible, you wonder? The engine now comes with an optional turbocha... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

3.8 out of 5

Based on 17 reviews

This Car Saved My Life!!!!

by kstarr from Michigan on August 11, 2009

I absolutely would recommend this car to anyone!!! Five days ago I was in a very serious car accident. My entire front end was ripped out and I did three doughnuts across 3 lanes of traffic at 8:45 a.... Read Full Review

5 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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