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2008 New Beetle
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Fuel Economy City
20.0 mpg 48.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
28.0 mpg 45.0 mpg
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 2-spd CVT w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
premium SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder N/A
Cruise Control
cruise control with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger driver
Air Filter
air filter air filter
Antenna
window grid integrated roof
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A cargo concealed storage
Cargo Cover
N/A roll-up
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs
Climate Control
N/A automatic air conditioning
Clock
in-overhead console in-dash
Convertible Roof
manual with lining, glass rear window, roll-over protection N/A
Dome Light
fade delay
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full partial
Front Air Conditioning
manual N/A
Front Windows
power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Glove Box
locking glove box
Instrument Display
analog digital
Instrument Panel Storage
N/A covered bin
Overhead Console
mini mini with storage
Power Outlets
2 2
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
N/A power
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent N/A
Reading Lights
front front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
power power
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
2 2
Speakers
10 6
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt tilt
Systems Monitor
N/A systems monitor
Tachometer
tachometer N/A
Tinted Windows
light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power N/A
Trunk Lid Trim
N/A plastic
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated dual illuminated
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
leatherette cloth
Rear Seats
bench 60-40 bench
Front Armrests
center center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable w/tilt adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 4-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
6-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
fixed adjustable
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru center
Door Trim
leatherette N/A
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
Dashboard Insert
N/A metal-look
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Horsepower
N/A 110
Engine
2.5L I-5 150 HP 1.5L I-4 76 HP
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 2-spd CVT w/OD
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal. 11.9 gal.
Range
342 miles 555 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
140 amp hybrid electric motor
Axle Ratio
3.65 4.11
Battery
with run down protection N/A
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel
Traction Control
ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control N/A
Wheels
16.0 " silver aluminum 15.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
torsion beam beam torsion beam beam
Brakes
4-wheel disc front disc/rear drum
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front
Front Tires
P205/55HR16.0BSW AS P185/65SR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel compact steel
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Door Count
2 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
5.0 cu.ft. 14.4 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
67.9 " 67.9 "
Front Headroom
40.7 " 39.1 "
Rear Legroom
31.5 " 38.6 "
Curb Weight
3,164 lbs. 2,932 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.37 .26
Exterior Height
59.1 " 58.7 "
Exterior Length
161.1 " 175.0 "
Front Hiproom
N/A 51.0 "
Front Legroom
39.4 " 41.9 "
Front Shoulder Room
52.8 " 55.0 "
Front Tread
59 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
N/A 3,795 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
5.0 cu.ft. 14.4 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
78 cu.ft. 96 cu.ft.
Payload
772 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
37.2 " 37.3 "
Rear Hiproom
N/A 51.6 "
Rear Shoulder Room
42.1 " 52.9 "
Rear Tread
59 " 58 "
Turning Radius
17.9 ' 17.1 '
Wheelbase
99 " 106 "
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Bumpers
body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
N/A chrome
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote heated
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights N/A
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
security system N/A
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted
Head Protection
driver and passenger N/A
Ignition Disable
Immobilizer III immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
N/A 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
144/unlimited 60/unlimited
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
48/50,000 N/A
Invoice
$22,031 $21,064
MSRP
$23,240 $22,875
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$55 $45