2018 VW Beetle Dune Release Date, Price and Specs
To keep up the existence in the world automobile, Volkswagen has made the new upgrades on its iconic compact Beetle. Realizing as the auto competition is now getting tougher, the new Beetle will be built up to have more modern styling and additional components. It is worth-taking to meet up the potential customers’ requests to see the accommodative but stylish vehicle. The company is quite optimistic as the upcoming 2018 VW Beetle will reach a good selling due to the compact crossover has its fanatic base fans spread out in many parts of the world. Instead of styling, just expecting to find out the new additional high-tech installments offered.
Despite no official confirmation emerged, the ongoing reports have made up the speculations on the Beetle new styling. It is revealed the external design of 2018 VW Beetle still retains its unique appearance and will be sportier than its predecessor. More than refreshing the front end, the auto team has been working hard to upgrade the car with more comfort, better suspension and improved performance.
In response to the driver and passengers’ needs on the infotainment and entertainment systems, the new Beetle interior will be refurbished with some sophisticated technological features including the Android Auto, HD touchscreen, Apple’s Car Play, satellite radio, audio speaker VW Car-Net and panoramic moon roof. Without leaving the safety service, the standard tools such as crash warning, parking assistance, lane keeping alert, safety cage, Digital Balance Control and smart crash system are also installed.
Talking about the powertrain, the engine units of a 2.0 liter with the power output of 210 horsepower or the lower 1.8 liter with the output of 175 horsepower are likely to enhance. To support the overall performance, the engine will be mated with the configuration of the 5-speed or 6-speed automatic or manual transmission. Dealing with the issue of fuel consumption, the 2018 VW Beetle will be coming with more efficiency at it could reach the 27 MPG in the city and 36 MPG on the highway.
No exact information announcing the value and the premiere date of 2018 VW Beetle. Planned to be spread out into the UK, Canada and US markets, the new VW might be released at the spring or the beginning of fall in 2017. The price of Beetle is determined according to its model level. The base Beetle Wolfsburg will be valued at the cheapest price of $19,900. The SE version is priced at around $20,200 and another with $21,600. The most expensive Beetle is designated to the Beetle SEL and R-Line types with $26,400.