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2010 Volkswagen Beetle Comparisons

2.5 Hatchback

General Pricing

Resale Value $19,790.00 $20,190.00 $22,145.00
Destination $750.00 $745.00 $750.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.5L I5 2.4L I4 2.5L I4
Horsepower 150 @ 5000 RPM 168 @ 6000 RPM 167 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 170 @ 3750 RPM 167 @ 4100 RPM 168 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2480 2360 2489
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.7 3.5 X 3.8 3.5 X 3.9
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 10.5:1 9.7:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 21 21
Highway (mpg) 29 27 29

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3247.4 3163.6 3004.9
Wheelbase (in.) 98.8 103.7 103.9
Length (in.) 161.1 180.4 177.4
Width (in.) 67.9 69.4 69.1
Height (in.) 59.0 59.7 57.9
Track Front (in.) 59.4 60.2 60.2
Track Rear (in.) 58.8 60.2 59.6
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 4 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 38.2 39.6 38.9
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.7 36.9 38.0
Front Legroom (in.) 39.4 42.3 42.0
Rear Legroom (in.) 33.5 35.9 36.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 52.8 54.7 54.9
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 49.3 54.3 54.0
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A 53.3 53.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A 54.1 52.2

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 81.0 93.5 94.6

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension torsion multi-link multi-link
Tires 205/55R16 215/45R18 205/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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