The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle is a two-door, 4 passenger, rear-engined economy car manufactured by German automaker Volkswagen. Although it looks the same basic shape as is done in an instantly recognizable icon for decades, the last Volkswagen Beetle is more masculine, refined and feature-packed than before. Like the open top Beetle Convertible offers an attractive interior and a wide range of trains. The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle base-model Beetle comes standard with power windows and locks, A/C and sound system with eight speakers USB / AUX input jacks, Bluetooth connectivity, Leatherette seat, alloy wheels of 17 inches and cruise control.
Designed to be both sporty and fuel efficient than before, the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle looks something like a flattened version of the previous model but the two cars have little in common. The “cathedral” vaulted ceiling of the previous Beetle has gone, replaced by a roof-Bug as more conventional but still characteristically. Bug-eyed headlights back, while the taillights have been stretched. The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle hatchback retains its shape and load friendly bulging fenders cartoonish.
2015 Volkswagen Beetle Interior
The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle interior has grown, too. Calibres accessories cabin is clean and well established and available mounted on top of the dashboard new found track car sportiness. A vertical glovebox mounted flush with the instrument panel goes back to the original Volkswagen Beetle, but the coupe has an extra unit mounted for extra storage. The vase outgoing model, considered incompatible with male and sporting nature of most current Beetle, has been dropped. Trunk space is actually up despite diminished roof line; Volkswagen says that about 10.9 cubic feet of luggage can be sequestered away behind the second row.
2015 Volkswagen Beetle Engine
A 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that makes 170 horsepower and 184 lb-ft. of torque gradually replace aging 2.5-liter straight-five engine as the volume for the Beetle. Beetle engine performance is a 2.0-liter turbo optional gas, which is rated at 210 hp and 207 pound-feet of torque. The car gets 21/30 with six-speed manual or an optional six-speed dual clutch automatic. The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle base engine beetles have a beam rear suspension torsion cheap, while the R-Line sport model uses a more sophisticated multi-link setup. Both models also use different steering systems with standard Bug using an assisted hydraulics and R-Line using electric power steering.
Those looking for a more efficient beetle can opt for the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle TDI diesel model, which has a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel four-cylinder with 150 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque. The burning oil mill returns 29 mpg in the city and 41 mpg on the highway with a six-speed manual transmission or six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic gearbox.
Physically, the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle TDI is identical to his brothers four-cylinder gas, but gains an additional pod on top of the control panel incorporating oil temperature indicators and level of turbo boost and a stopwatch. Underneath, the TDI Beetle keeps the standard front and rear suspension with torsion bar, although it has rack and pinion power steering turbo petrol model.
2015 Volkswagen Beetle Options and Features
The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line Sport model gets all the features of the 1.8-liter while adding alloy wheels 18 inch Twister, locking front differential called XDS improves traction speed, sports seats, pedals imitation aluminum and a rear spoiler. The R-Line models stand out thanks to aggressive bumper and turn lights framed in chrome.
The range-topping 2015 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line Sunroof and Sound adds 19-inch wheels alloy Tornado, flat-bottomed steering wheel wrapped in leather, sports pedals, bi-xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, stainless steel frames and chrome vanadium panel to the dashboard.
The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle optional features that can be grouped together in multiple packages, depending on the model, include a panoramic sunroof, premium audio system defense, SiriusXM satellite radio, keyless entry system, a computer of a multifunction board, a camera rear view, a system of touch-screen navigation, leather seats and leather steering wheel with audio controls.
The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle models can be ordered with the system infotainment car-Net Volkswagen, which integrates entertainment systems, navigation and climate control car while delivering the notice of the accident, roadside assistance and stolen Vehicle Location assistance. Car-Net also has vehicle access distance and speed limit warnings and can provide a vehicle health report. Most of the features of the car-Net can be accessed via a smartphone.
2015 Volkswagen Beetle Competitors
The thriving small coupe segment offers no shortage of fun and low-fuel alternatives Beetle. These include the 40-mpg Hyundai Veloster, the Fiat 500, Scion tC, the Honda CR-Z, and the sports car group, the MINI Cooper.
2015 Volkswagen Beetle Safety
All 2015 Volkswagen Beetle are equipped with dual front and side combination / curtain airbags airbag. Other safety features include traction and stability control, and a Crash intelligent response that automatically opens the door, disconnect the battery terminal cable from the alternator, cuts the fuel supply and hazard warning lights and lights interior in a collision.