Compare Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5L vs Red Rock Edition

$18,690 - $20,390
Price range (MSRP)
Volkswagen New Beetle For Sale
20/28 mpg
City/Hwy
150 hp
Horsepower
N/A
Volkswagen New Beetle Review and Specs
Select configuration:
Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5L
$18,690
Starting Price (MSRP)
Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5L For Sale
Select configuration:
Volkswagen New Beetle Red Rock Edition
$20,390
Starting Price (MSRP)
Volkswagen New Beetle Red Rock Edition For Sale
What are the differences between the Volkswagen New Beetle 2.5L and Red Rock Edition?

Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-5 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-5 Gas
Transmission
5-Speed Manual
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Trunk Volume
12 ft³
Trunk Volume
12 ft³

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-5 Gas
2.5L Inline-5 Gas
Horsepower
150 hp @ 5000 rpm
150 hp @ 5000 rpm
Torque
170 lb-ft @ 3750 rpm
170 lb-ft @ 3750 rpm
Transmission
5-Speed Manual
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,884 lbs
2,965 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
23 MPG
City
20 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
EPA rating
6
6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
290 miles
290 miles
Cruising Range Highway
406 miles
420.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
161.1 in
161.1 in
Height
59 in
59 in
Max Width
67.9 in
67.9 in
Front Width
59.4 in
59.4 in
Rear Width
58.8 in
58.8 in
Wheelbase
98.8 in
98.8 in
Ground Clearance
4.6 in
4.6 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
4 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
39.4 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.2 in
38.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
52.8 in
52.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
33.5 in
33.5 in
Rear Seat Headroom
36.7 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
49.3 in
49.3 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
12 ft³
12 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.8 ft
35.8 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x TBD
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x TBD

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson strut
MacPherson strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P205/55HR16
P225/45R17
Rear Tire
P205/55HR16
P225/45R17
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, V-Tex leatherette seat trim
  • Cream, V-Tex leatherette seat trim
  • White, V-Tex leatherette seat trim
  • Black, V-Tex leatherette seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Optional

Comfort

Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Back
To Top