If you’ve been concerned about recent rumors that Volkswagen is letting the Beetle expire, you can let out a sigh of relief. The Beetle isn’t being released to pasture, but a new model is likely to be released by 2018. Rumors about the iconic vehicle had been flying around recently, thinking the Beetle to get run its course. While it’s nice thing about it that the Beetle is carrying on, the real fascinating news is the little information we’ve on the forthcoming model.
2018 VW Beetle Redesign
Beetle would feature the MQB program, making the new model significantly lighter than the current Beetle. Because of its MQB platform, the new Beetle could go electric.
Discuss the exterior design of this new Beetle will make all customers more interesting to possess it. The initial body of 2018 VW Beetle make the car has different design terminology. Weighed against its predecessor, this new model are certain to get several refreshments in front and rear fascia as well as the bodywork. There will be new LED technology to complete a set of headlights, taillights, and fog lights. Besides that, the bumper will be revised to add sporty look just a little. Hopefully that the bodywork is also constructed using lighter materials.
The design concept of interior will be much better than the prior model. Comfortable and pleasant will be increased to make all occupants love this motor car. 2018 VW Beetle comes out with several updates of technology features. All features are capable to give beautiful and modern look. There are available Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, satellite radio, hi-def touch screen, panoramic moon-roof, Volkswagen’s Car-Net, and premium music system. Volkswagen not only enhance the entertainment systems but safety features such as airbags also, seatbelts, an intelligent system crash, Electronic Steadiness Control, premium safeness cage, area assist, street changes, crash avoidance technology, and much more.
2018 VW Beetle Engine
Volkswagen shall offer several engine systems under the hood of new VW Beetle. There are two unit engines, which are found in the original model. However, the rumor mentions that the car will be powered with a 2.0 liter TFSI engine under the hood. With the ability to generate 207 pounds foot of torque and 210 horsepower. Next, a 1.8T unit has functionality deliver 184 pounds feet of torque and 170 horsepower for 2018 VW Beetle. Both engines will be coupled with a 6-speed DSG automated gearbox or a 5-speed automatic transmission. The manual transmission can be found also. It will produce more powerful engine to support front wheels drive. Based on the speculation, new VW Beetle will reach fuel consumption around 27 mpg in the populous city and 36 mpg on the highway.
2018 VW Beetle Release Date and Price
Officially, Volkswagen does not have any confirmed the information of new VW Beetle. Based on the rumor, the car will arrive in the marketplace around in the planting season of 2017. The base price of 2018 VW Beetle is greater than the previous model somewhat. It’ll be approximately $20,200.