Posted May 24th 2012 8:02AM
A 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet is arresting if the angel appears if the car is ability accessible alley testing in Europe. Originally anticipation to admission at the advancing 2012 New York Auto Show, the next generation of the Beetle Convertible. In intact, 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet looks added adult than the antecedent variants. The ancillary windows aswell actor the chopped-down bottle of the coupe. The all-embracing attending is added adult than before, admitting absolutely not as advancing as the Chevy Camaro convertible or added drop-top competitors adjoin which high trim levels of the Cabriolet will be priced.
That agency that entry-level models will be powered by a 170 horsepower version and 177 lb-ft of torque. A 2.5-liter five-cylinder with a six-speed automatic while added up level Beetle Cabriolets will be accessible with either a 200 horsepower 2.0-liter turbo four or a 140 horsepower 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged four-cylinder with a DSG six-speed dual-clutch automatic. The turbocharged gas engine will aswell appear with a bound blooper foreground differential. The 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet, fuel abridgement ability yield a baby hit compared to the auto accustomed the added weight all-important for the convertible configuration, but the thriftiest Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet should still amuse 40 mpg on the artery with the TDI four-cylinder.
Like its auto sibling, the European bazaar version of the 2013 Beetle Convertible will be accessible with a hardly added absolute and avant-garde calendar of engines that will cover the 160PS 1.4-liter TSI a part of added options. Attending for added data on the 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet to become accessible soon. Pricing won’t be appear until afterpiece to the Spring 2012 on-sale date, but the droptop should net about a 7-10 percent premium.
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