15 May 2016 Volkswagen Beetle
2016 Volkswagen Beetle
In this First Drives Segment we review the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle.
The standard features of the Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L Comfortline include 2.5L I-5 170hp engine, 5-speed manual transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), side seat mounted airbags, driver and passenger side airbag head extension, airbag occupancy sensor, Climatic air conditioning, 16″ aluminum wheels, cruise control, ABS and driveline traction control, electronic stability.
ABOUT THE 2016 Volkswagen Beetle
You’re the kind of person who likes to stand out. Luckily, the Beetle does anything but blend in. A trendsetter since its inception, the Beetle is as fun as it is iconic – and it’s definitely both.
Driving Television provides quick vehicle specification for reference only. Please check with your dealership for more accurate information.
Specifications are based on a 2016 Volkswagen Beetle BASE, this is not necessarily the same model reviewed in our episode.
- ENGINE: 2.5L I-5, FWD
- MAX TORQUE: 177lb.-ft.
- ECONOMY HWY: 6.4L/100 km
- CURB WEIGHT: 1338 kg
- TRANSMISSION: Automatic / Manual
- MAX POWER: 170HP
- ECONOMY CITY: 9.9L/100 km
- ECONOMY COMBINED: 8.2L/100 km
- FUEL CAPACITY: 55.0L
- SEATING: 4