volkswagen beetle convertible is one of the flagship products of Volkswagen. The beetle was first introduced in 1998, and when looking at the public response is very enthusiastic with the style of retro car but futuristic, then Volkswagen continuously innovates until the new beetle production comes to 2016.
Released in coupe and convertible form, the Volkswagen Beetle convertible delivers two engine options. The first 1.8-liter Turbocharger with 4 engines capable of producing 170 Hp with torque generated reaches 184 pound-feet. In general, this machine is better than 2.5 liter inline-5 years ago, providing greater torque and fuel efficiency more efficient. The second with 2.0 liter inline Turbocharged-4 has less power than the first, which amounted to 210 hp. In general, the roar of the 2016 new beetle engine looks smooth even though the roof is open.
Transmission and drive
Beetle and new beetle generation using front-wheel drive system with front engine position. practically the back can be used for full luggage. Using manual transmission 5 and 6 speed or 6 speed automatic with dual-clutch gearbox.
Includes a type of hatchback with two doors with a simple yet beautiful design. Beetle designs will be maintained as such to pursue product specificities. With a lower and flat roofline and a more upright windscreen, the Volkswagen Beetle convertible looks more masculine than the previous generation. This will attract consumers of men who want to feel the sensation of classic cars but classy. Equipped with 16-inch alloy wheels, rear spoiler, automatic headlights, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and Bluetooth. For R-lines types get additional bumper more unique, front fog lights, exterior gloss front trim, brake caliper with light red color, aluminum pedals, and sports seats. There is also standard navigation, sunroof, and new Car-Net Volkswagen connectivity system. Rooftop in the opening and closing looks calm, to open takes 9.5 seconds and to close takes longer, ie about 11 seconds.
Although only with two doors, but the new beetle provides 4 passenger seats which of course two front seats have more breadth when compared with the rear seats. The provided breadth can provide maximum comfort for drivers and passengers next to it. Structuring the features that exist in the front cabin is also quite simple and arranged so neatly that there is no confusing impression to operationalize it. The rear seats can also be folded so as to increase the rear luggage space wider. some corners of the car cabin there are small corners that can be used as storage of small items such as watches and even mobile phones. There is also a glove box, a plate in the dashboard, to the garbage box but the layout is very fitting so it does not seem crowded.
volkswagen beetle convertible is estimated to be priced at USD 26,000 or approximately Rp 350 million.
Due Volkswagen very comforts in the front, so for the passengers on the back feels very narrow. So this car is certainly less suitable for families, especially families with more than two adults. The price offered is also quite expensive when compared with similar coupe cars but this is usually due to retro design that provides added value for Volkswagen Car enthusiasts.
Hardtop beetle gets 5-star safety from NHTSA. It also has an automatic emergency braking system when early detection is crashed so as to minimize the impact of more severe damage from collisions. The flat seat design and comfortable design while sitting make the New Beetle comfortable on a long journey.
owning this car is a luck for you. although the price offered is quite expensive, but the level of comfort for the sophisticated features you can get by buying this supercar.