2017 VW Beetle Dune News, Release Date And Specs

Saturday, December 5th 2015. | Volkswagen

2017 VW Beetle Front Angle2017 VW Beetle has unique and incredible simple design. The car offers a cheap way of transportation. Because of it, many people like this model. Besides that, the performance and appearance is very good. The rumor said that the design concept of this car is similar with the R Design model. In the production form, the latest VW Beetle will be showcased in the fall of 2015 at the Frankfurt Auto Show. Meanwhile, this car will be sold in the beginning of 2016. Based on the issue, the 2017 VW Beetle will have the base price start from $30.000.

2017 VW Beetle Exterior

One of the strongest points that can catch the attention of customers is exterior design. The dimension size of 2017 VW Beetle will be enhanced to be 2.2 inches in width and 2 inches in ground clearance. By the increase of size, this car will be more stable in all terrains especially on rough roads. Besides that it will make easier to get past larger obstacles. Then, we will see a small wing in the back of car. The soft black plastic will cover the small wing and the entire underside of new VW Beetle. It is useful for protect the car from the rocks and debris. Besides that, the automaker will also offer the nice colors for the bodywork of car, so that the appearance of new VW Beetle can stand out.

2017 VW Beetle Interior

From the base model, the latest VW Beetle will get some improvements in all sides include the interior side. The cabin will get some refreshments with better materials and modern features of technology system. The 2017 VW Beetle will be completed with the climate control, satellite navigation, a different 3-spoke multi-functional steering wheel, and much more. Meanwhile, the seats will be covered with the leather upholstery with heated and ventilated seats. Not only that, the seats will come with Recaro seats. We can find the seats in the Golf GTI.

2017 VW Beetle Engine

Based on the report, the engine that will be applied for the latest VW Beetle will be similar with the R design model. It has a 2.0 liter turbocharged inline-4. The engine is capable to generate outputs of 210 horsepower and 230 pounds feet of torque. Considering the size of car, the engine has better amount of power. Then, the manufacturer also gives two options of transmission for the 2017 VW Beetle. There will be available a 6 speed manual transmission or to a 6 speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Through a limited slip differential, both of transmission will be transmitted to the front wheel drive. Because of the higher aerodynamic coefficient of the car, the fuel economy of the newest VW Beetle will be slightly worse.