2010 Volkswagen New Beetle

2010 Volkswagen New Beetle

$19-28k car, designed in Germany, built in Mexico 20 city / 28-29 hwy 290-420 mile range, gas engine
150 hp 152 cu. in. 5-cylinder 4 stars stability control, ABS, child door locks

Meet the Family

We're showing the base model, the most popular version of the New Beetle. The lineup also includes:

Pros

The New Beetle vs other Recent cars

Number of speakers More speakers Help
10
Transmission Has a semi-automatic transmission Help

Cons

The New Beetle vs other Recent cars

Air compressor Naturally-aspirated engine Help
Base payload capacity Reduced towing weight Help
772 lb
City driving range Poor range in the city Help
290 miles
Front driver crash test Less safe for the driver in head-on collisions Help
4 stars
Horsepower Somewhat underpowered Help
150 HP @ 5,000 RPM
Power-to-weight ratio Less sporty performance Help
21.6 lb/hp
Rollover resistance Higher risk of rolling over during emergency lane change Help
4 stars
basic warranty miles Shorter basic warranty Help
36,000 mile
front seats Cramped front seats Help
49.0 ft3
entertainment system Entertainment system Help
Not Available
leather Leather Help
Not Available
navigation system Navigation system Help
Not Available
power seats Power seats Help
Not Available
Has rear spoiler Doesn't have a rear spoiler Help
Has subwoofer Lacks a subwoofer Help
Airbags Very few airbags Help
3
Cargo space Limited cargo space Help
5.0 ft3
Drivetrain type Worse drivetrain traction Help
front-wheel drive
Highway driving range Poor range on the highway Help
406 miles
Passengers Below average number of seats Help
4
Rear suspension Rougher suspension Help
Semi-independent
back seats Very cramped back seats Help
28.5 ft3
basic warranty years Shorter-lasting basic warranty Help
3 year
child door locks Child door locks Help
Not Available
folding rear seats Folding rear seats Help
Not Available
moon roof Moon roof Help
Not Available
passenger power seats Passenger power seats Help
Not Available
Ground clearance Below average ground clearance for rough terrain Help
4.7"
Has speed sensitive volume Lacks speed-sensitive volume Help
premium radio Premium radio Help
Not Available

Other Trims

This model comes in a convertible with a semi-automatic transmission, but the New Beetle is also available in a 2-door hatchback with a manual transmission or in a 2-door hatchback with a semi-automatic transmission.

Discussion What do you think about the 2010 Volkswagen New Beetle?

Showing 1 comments

Avatar for angie angie (3:26 PM, June 13, 2014)
how can I turn off speed sensitive volume control when I go faster the volume gets lower its really annoying