2016 Volkswagen Beetle Review, Specs, Changes
2016 Volkswagen Beetle would be an alternative for the automotive enthusiasts around the world that want to buy an exclusive hatchback. There are so many models of hatchback on the marketplace for the next year, even Volkswagen will release 2 models of hatchback with different engine system and features. Volkswagen Beetle is one of those models that will be release, and it has good response when it was shown on the some of auto shows. It seems that the automotive enthusiasts happy to see the appearance of Beetle hatchback that comes along with unique design.
We know that Volkswagen is one of the best car makers all the time. It has many products of car that popular among the marketplace. Even after all this time, the old series of Volkswagen still being popular in the auto fans that like to buy antique cars. No wonder that 2016 Volkswagen Beetle hatchback still uses the old chassis to attract the automotive enthusiasts around the world. With some of additions and improvements, the exterior display of this hatchback looks chic and unique. Let’s explore more about the specifications of Volkswagen Beetle.
Engine And Performance
Some reports and news announced that the new 2016 Volkswagen Beetle hatchback will come out with Turbocharged engine. Even though the capacity is not too large, but the 2.0-liter inline 4 engine is enough to produce up to 180 horsepower with more than 200 lb –ft of torque. The transmission is available in two different system, manual or automated DSI 6-speed transmission.
For the gas mileage, we have not even know about the information released by EPA. We will update it soon on this blog so keep up to date with this page. Based on our prediction by comparing with the same vehicle released in this year, it seems that the gas mileage of this hatchback approximately up to 26 mpg combined. We also expect that Volkswagen offers this hatchback with diesel engine.
Design And Concept
If you take a look at the design on the pictures below, you will find out that Volkswagen tries to keep the old-fashioned style for this hatchback. It has unique and classic chassis that now comes out with modern touch. You will find rear spoiler, sporty wheels, and captivating front hood without grille. The concept of this hatchback is ingenious!
On the inside, it is only capable of accommodating up to 4 passengers. I know that you might be cramped when you drive with full passengers but do not be afraid about the balance of the car. The interior looks simple and minimalist without any changes if it is compared with previous model.
Volkswagen Beetle Hatchback Pricing
We have to wait for the arrival of this hatchback to know about the exact price. But our team estimate that this hatchback will not be too expensive as the previous model only worth for $ 20,000 as MSRP. It is predicted that it will not be so far from that range for the new 2016 Volkswagen Beetle hatchback.