VW Beetle Convertible – modern cabriolet retro

Convertibles provide an opportunity to feel the full force of the vehicle. As a bonus provided by attention from others and getting a tan during the trip. This fall, 2018-2019 Volkswagen is presenting a model Beetle Convertible . It is necessary to clarify that the first Beetle convertible appeared in far 1949 and razosh—Ďlsya in an amount in the period up to 1980 more than 330 000 units. At the beginning of the new millennium released New Beetle Convertible, and now comes the third in the generation of the legendary Beetle in with an open top.

Classic Design Beetle attracted attention at all times. In fact, 2018-2019 Volkswagen did not have to reinvent, just to make some modern touches of retro car shape. Beetle Convertible with its distinctive round shapes instead of the classic radiator grille has a large air intake in the lower part of the front bumper. Lights all the same round, but more modern.

Soft folding roof

Convertible top soft Beetle Convertible , and its flat look combined with a vertical windshield gives new gig resemblance to thereby Beetle in 1949. Top ascends / descends for 10 seconds, which can be performed during movement at a speed of 50 kilometers per hour. In the event of an accident two additional arc provided with the coup behind the rear seats, which are associated with airbags for rear passengers protection immediately shoot at the coup.


VW Beetle Convertible Saloon is designed for four people, the volume of the trunk of the car quite modest and will accommodate only 225 liters. In the case of transport of larger items will have to fold the rear seat backrest or to divide it into two symmetrical parts. The design of the front panel of the new Beetle Convertible its design resembles the old Beetle interior with elements such as “looking” in the face to the passenger glove box or a large round speedometer dial. Of course everything is made of modern materials and slightly mutated, but ponostalgirovat possible.


Beetle Convertible 2018-2019 Volkswagen plans to sell in the European car market with seven powertrain options. The base engine for the updated Beetle-Cabriolet gets a 1.2-liter TSI with 105 horsepower, which would later appear in the economical BlueMotion version. Engine volume of 1.4 liters develops 160 horsepower, and the most powerful 2.0-liter engine produces 200 l / s. TDI diesel unit volume of 1.6 and 2.0 liters, respectively, have a capacity of 105 and 140 horsepower. In a low-power motor will also be efficient BlueMotion version.

For the United States of America motor gamma slightly changed. The base engine of the new VW Beetle Convertible in this car market will be a 2.5-liter petrol power unit with five-cylinder with 170 horsepower, working together with a 6-speed automatic. The second option – the familiar 200-horsepower engine volume of 2.0 liters, which is intended for the 6-speed manual gearbox or automatic DSG dual clutch transmission.

About diesel 2018-2019 Volkswagen is also not forgotten, though the fans in this type of engine in the New World is less than in Europe. The two-liter TDI 140 hp with a torque of 320 Nm consumption paired with the mechanics of 5.7 liters of diesel per 100 kilometers. DSG transmission is available as an option.


In the native car market in Germany VW Beetle Convertible is possible to buy from November to the price of 21 350 euros.

Photo VW Beetle Convertible