2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S 2dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6A)

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Pricing Information

MSRP: $19,995
Dealer Invoice: $19,195
Delivery Charge: $820
Used Retail Price: $17,293
Used Private Price: $16,121
Used Trade-In Price: $14,567

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2017 Volkswagen Beetle Review

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Manufacturer's Warranty

Type: Basic
• Maximum Years: 3
• Years Limited/unlimited: L
• Miles Limited/unlimited: L
• Start Date: Nov-17-2016 08:24 AM
• End Date: 09-Sep-2099
• Maximum Mileage: 36000

Type: Drivetrain
• Maximum Years: 5
• Years Limited/unlimited: L
• Miles Limited/unlimited: L
• Start Date: Nov-17-2016 08:24 AM
• End Date: 09-Sep-2099
• Maximum Mileage: 60000

Type: Roadside
• Maximum Years: 3
• Years Limited/unlimited: L
• Miles Limited/unlimited: L
• Start Date: Nov-17-2016 08:24 AM
• End Date: 09-Sep-2099
• Maximum Mileage: 36000

Type: Rust
• Maximum Years: 12
• Years Limited/unlimited: L
• Miles Limited/unlimited: L
• Start Date: Nov-17-2016 08:24 AM
• End Date: 09-Sep-2099
• Maximum Mileage: 120000

Standard Features

Audio Features - 8 Speakers

• Total Number Of Speakers: 8

Audio Features - S

• Digital Audio Input: Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
• Cd Player: Single CD Player
• Cd Mp3 Playback
• Usb Connection
• Radio: AM/FM
• Consumer Generic Feature 0: Aux Audio Inputs
• Consumer Generic Feature 1: USB Inputs

Cargo Dimensions

• Cargo Capacity, All Seats In Place (cubic feet): 15.4
• Cargo Capacity, Rear Seat Down Or Removed: 29.9
• Max Cargo Capacity: 29.9

Mobile Connectivity

• Bluetooth: Bluetooth


• Clock
• External Temperature Gauge: External Temperature Display
• Tachometer
• Tire Pressure Monitoring System: Tire Pressure Monitoring
• Trip Computer

Misc. Exterior Features

• Exterior Camera: Rear View Camera
• Rear Spoiler


• Number Of Doors: 2

Exterior Lights

• Daytime Running Lights
• Headlights Dusk Sensor: Dusk Sensing

Front Passenger Seat

• Heated Passenger Seat: Multi-level Heating
• Height Adjustable Passenger Seat: Height Adjustable
• Number Of Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 6


• Power Steering: Electric Power Steering

1st Row Seats

• 1st Row Seat Type: Bucket
• 1st Row Upholstery: Cloth
• Adjustable Seat Headrest: Height Adjustable Headrests
• Number Of 1st Row Headrests: 2
• Seat Whiplash Protection: Whiplash Protection System

Interior Dimensions

• 1st Row Head Room: 39.4
• 1st Row Leg Room: 41.3
• 1st Row Shoulder Room: 55.3
• 2nd Row Head Room: 37.1
• 2nd Row Leg Room: 31.4
• 2nd Row Shoulder Room: 49.0 in.
• EPA Interior Volume: 100.5

Spare Tire/Wheel

• Spare Tire Mount Location: Inside
• Spare Tire Size: Temporary

Power Outlets

• Power Outlet(s): 12V

Exterior Dimensions

• Minimum Ground Clearance: 5.7
• Overall Height: 58.5
• Overall Length: 168.4
• Overall Width Without Mirrors: 71.2
• Wheelbase: 100.0


• Intermittent Front Wipers: Variable Intermittent
• One Touch Windows: 2
• Power Windows
• Rear Defogger

Steering Wheel

• Audio Controls On Steering Wheel: Audio Controls
• Phone Controls On Steering Wheel
• Steering Wheel Adjustments: Tilt And Telescopic
• Steering Wheel Trim: Leather


• Center Console: Front Console With Storage
• Cupholders Location: Front And Rear
• Door Pockets Location: Front
• Seatback Storage: Front Seatback Storage

Seating Configuration

• 1st Row Seating Capacity: 2
• 2nd Row Seating Capacity: 2

Air Conditioning

• Air Filtration: Interior Air Filtration
• Front Air Conditioning: Air Conditioning
• Front Air Conditioning Zones: Single


• Final Drive Ratio: 3.23


• Front Spring Type: Coil Springs
• Front Stabilizer Bar: Stabilizer Bar
• Front Suspension Classification: Independent
• Independent Suspension: Four-wheel
• Rear Spring Type: Coil Springs
• Rear Stabilizer Bar: Stabilizer Bar
• Rear Suspension Classification: Independent


• Curb Weight (lbs): 3012
• EGE City MPG: 24
• EGE Combined MPG: 28
• EGE Highway MPG: 33
• EPA City MPG: 24
• EPA Combined MPG: 28
• EPA Highway MPG: 33
• Fuel Capacity (gallons): 14.5
• Gross Vehicle Weight: 3990
• Payload: 833
• TCO Curb Weight (lbs): 3012
• Turning Diameter (feet): 35.4

Brake System

• Antilock Braking System: 4-wheel ABS
• Braking Assist
• Front Brake Type: Ventilated Disc
• Rear Brake Type: Disc

Drive Type

• Driven Wheels: Front Wheel Drive

Misc. Interior Features

• Cruise Control

Collision Safety System

• Post Collision Safety System: Post-collision Safety System

Driver Seat

• Heated Driver Seat: Multi-level Heating
• Height Adjustable Driver Seat: Height Adjustable
• Number Of Driver Seat Manual Adjustments: 6


• Engine Immobilizer
• Power Door Locks: Remote Keyless Power Door Locks


• Head Airbags: Front And Rear
• Passenger Airbag Deactivation: Occupant Sensing Deactivation
• Side Airbags: Dual Front

2nd Row Seats

• 2nd Row Seat Type: Bench
• 2nd/3rd Row Easy Entry: Manual Rear Seat
• Adjustable 2nd Row Headrests: Height Adjustable Headrests
• Folding 2nd Row: Split Folding
• Number Of 2nd Row Headrests: 2


• Auto Dimming Rearview Mirror: Electrochromatic
• Exterior Mirror Adjustment: Power
• Heated Exterior Mirrors: Heated

Tires - S

• Rear Tire Width: 215
• Tire Type: All Season
• Rear Tire Diameter: 16
• Rear Tire Profile: 60
• Rear Tire Speed Rating: H

Wheels - S

• Rim Type: Alloy
• Rear Wheel Diameter: 16
• Rear Wheel Width: 6.5

Available Options

Option/Package Availability MSRP/Invoice
Lighting PackageBi-xenon headlights; LED daytime running lights; LED tail lights; LED read license plate light S/SE/SEL$895 / $770
Alarm Kit All$325 / $250
Wheel Locks All$80 / $60
Splash GuardsSet of 4 wheel splash guards All except Dune, R-Line$220 / $170
Chrome Exhaust Tips All except Dune, R-Line$130 / $100
Door SillsSet of 2 stainless door sills S/SE/SEL/Classic$240 / $200
Roadside Assistance KitRoadside assistance kit includes booster cables, warning triangle, LED flashlight, multi-tool, work gloves, PVC table, poncho, whistle, cable ties, blanket and assorted bandages All$85 / $65
Carpeted Mat KitSet of 4 Mojo Mats with logo; Heavy duty trunk Liner with CarGo blocks All w/o Fender$235 / $185
First Aid Kit All$35 / $25
Rubber Mat KitSet of 4 Monster Mats with logo; Heavy duty trunk liner and CarGo blocks All w/o Fender$235 / $185

Available Colors

Volkswagen Beetle Exterior Colors:

Platinum Gray Metallic
Silk Blue Metallic
Habanero Orange Metallic
Bottle Green Metallic
Dark Bronze Metallic
Tornado Red
White Silver Metallic
Deep Black Pearl
Pure White

Volkswagen Beetle Interior Colors:

Titan Black Cloth

Safety Features

Traction control
Tire pressure monitoring
Front and rear head airbags
Engine immobilizer
Dusk sensing headlamps
Dual front side-mounted airbags
2 front headrests
Stability control
Child seat anchors
2 rear headrests
4-wheel ABS
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakes
Post-collision safety system
Emergency braking assist
Rear height adjustable headrests
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
Daytime running lights

IISH Information
(Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ratings)

Side impact test - Not Tested

Roof Strength Test - Not Tested

Rear crash protection/head restraint - Not Tested

IIHS Small Overlap Front Test Results - Not Tested

IIHS Moderate Overlap Front Test Results - Not Tested

Mechanical Features

Engine: 1.8liter
Cylinders: 4
Displacement: 1798
Horsepower: 170
Valves: 16
Torque: 184
Fuel: Regular Unleaded
Transmission: 6 speed AUTOMATIC
Drive Type: Front Wheel Drive


Volkswagen Beetle Recalls Issued - 2017

Recall Number: 17V136000
Component Description: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Manufacturered From: to
Owner Notification Date:
Number of Vehicle Affected: 797
Consequence: Overloading the vehicle may affect vehicle handling or result in tire damage, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Action: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a corrected tire information label, free of charge. The recall began March 2017. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for the recall is 01B9.
Description: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Beetle and Jetta GLI vehicles. The affected vehicles have incorrect information on the tire information label, possibly causing the operator to overload the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
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