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2006 Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5

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Showing the 2006 Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5 2dr Hatchback
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Overview

Seats 4
Door Count 2
Engine 150-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain FWD
Combined MPG 26
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (20)
Aquarius Blue/Black Cloth Roof
Aquarius Blue/Gray Cloth Roof
Gecko Green
Harvest Moon
Harvest Moon Beige
Harvest Moon Beige/Black Cloth Roof
Interior (4)
Black
Black/Cream Headliner
Cream
Gray

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Engine 150-hp, 2.5-liter I-5 (regular gas)
Front ventilated disc brakes S
2 rear head restraints S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
3 ABS channels S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes 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
2-way head restraints driver and passenger, rear
ABS and driveline traction control S
Driver and passenger side airbag head extension S
Full-size spare tire S
Remote keyless entry S
Brake assistance S
Dual front impact airbags S
Side airbag head extension S
Full size spare tire S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
Side-impact bars S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Electronic stability S
Daytime running lights S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Power door locks S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
ABS S
Manual adjustable front head restraints with tilt S
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type spark
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Horsepower 150-hp @ 5,000 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Torque 170 lbs.-ft. @ 3,750 rpm
# of valves 20
Engine oil cooler S
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration I-5
Engine orientation transverse
Fuel economy highway 31 mpg
Manual-shift auto Tiptronic
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 2.5L I-5 DOHC 150hp
Battery-rundown protection S
Transmission electronic control O
5 speed manual transmission S
Sequential sport shift Tiptronic
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Single stainless steel exhaust S
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Mode select transmission O
Engine oil cooler S
Front-wheel drive S
Battery amp hours (60Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
6 speed automatic transmission O
Axle ratio 3.65
140-amp. alternator S
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.03
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.78
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.60
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.36
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.12
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .84
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .68
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.16
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.04
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.19
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.56
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.37
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .85
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS tires S
P225/45HR17.0 BSW AS tires O
Rear coil springs S
16" wheels S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Front wheel size 16"
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Semi-independent rear torsion beam suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Rear wheel size 16"
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 205/55R16
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Power steering S
17" wheels O
Front coil springs S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Wheel locks S
Power door mirrors S
Composite/galvanized steel body material S
Body-colored door handles S
2 doors S
Rear cargo liftgate
Spoiler O
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Liftgate rear cargo door S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Rear lip spoiler O
Heated door mirrors S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof O
Overhead console S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Power cargo access remote release S
Manual air conditioning S
Sunshade O
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
Mini overhead console with storage 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
Garage door transmitter HomeLink (R)
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
Full floor console with covered box S
1-touch up S
Power fuel remote release S
Driver's footrest S
Valet function S
Auto-locking doors S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Retained accessory power S
2 12V DC power outlets S
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Power windows with driver and passenger 1-touch down S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror O
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Manual sunshade O
Front cupholders S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel S
Carpet cargo space S
Full cloth headliner S
Rubber front and rear floor mats O
Body-colored door panel insert S
Leatherette upholstery S
Rear seat flip forward cushion/seatback S
Max seating capacity 4
Leatherette front and rear seat upholstery S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Manual easy-entry driver and passenger seats S
Floor mats S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Easy entry passenger seat manual
Manual height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Chrome interior accents S
Rear bench seat S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Plastic trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Cargo light S
6-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Front center armrest S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear full bench seat S
Carpet floor covering S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo cover S
Leather upholstery O
Leather steering wheel O
Rigid cargo cover S
Front bucket seats S
Leatherette door panel trim S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Leather shift knob O
Easy entry driver seat manual
Max. seating capacity of 4 S
Heated front seats O
Urethane shift knob S
Remote 6-disc CD changer O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
6 performance speakers O
6 premium speakers O
Audio theft deterrent S
CD player S
CD-MP3 decoder S
6 speakers S
Amplifier O
AM/FM radio S
Trunk/cargo area 6-disc remote CD O
Premium audio system S
Integrated roof antenna S
Remote CD compatible S
Radio grade XM AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
Radio grade AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Low-fuel warning S
Low-coolant warning S
Front reading lights S
Light-tinted windows S
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights O
Oil-pressure warning S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Front windshield visor strip S
Rain sensing wipers O
Battery warning S
2 door curb/courtesy lights S
Front and rear reading lights S
Projector beam halogen headlamps S
Variable intermittent speed-sensitive wipers wipers with heating jets O
Rear reading lights S
Variable intermittent speed-sensitive wipers wipers S
Clock in-overhead console S
Brake pad wear S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers wipers O
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Speed sensitive wipers S
Water-temp. warning S
Heated front windshield wiper jets O
Wheelbase 98.7"
Front legroom 39.4"
Front headroom 38.2"
Maximum interior cargo volume 27.1 cu.ft.
Engine horsepower 150-hp @ 5,000 rpm
Interior cargo volume 12.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 81.0 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.2" x 3.7"
Compression ratio 9.50 to 1
Engine type I-5
Rear curb weight 1,032 lbs.
Payload 772 lbs.
Ground clearance (min) 117mm (4.6")
Valves 20
Front shoulder room 52.8"
Front tread 59.4"
Fuel economy highway 31 mpg
Rear headroom 36.7"
Engine torque 170 lbs.-ft. @ 3,750 rpm
Exterior body width 67.9"
Drag coefficient .38
Ground clearance (min.) 4.6"
Turning radius 17.9'
Rear shoulder room 49.3"
Rear legroom 33.5"
Curb weight 2,884 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 151 cu.in.
Front curb weight 1,852 lbs.
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Exterior length 161.1"
Exterior height 59.0"
Interior cargo volume seats folded 27.1 cu.ft.
Rear tread 58.8"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 144/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/ unlimited

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