The third generation of Beetle, Volkswagen decided to make this more manly vehicle in adopt more dynamic style. It is based on always the original but with much more modern. Today, I’ll give you a few additional details on version Volkswagen Beetle Convertible, a vehicle referred to since the end of the year 2011.
Volkswagen has confirmed that Beetle Convertible variant will be on sale during the first months of the year 2013. Originally, it was expected to see it earlier this year, is the last of New York Auto Show. It said that it will be present in Beijing very soon, but according to some reports, the new Volkswagen Beetle Convertible will be revealed only late in the year, at the next Los Angeles Auto Show. Several spy photos already crossed the canvas, where you could see bits of the car.
Its commercial introduction will therefore early 2013 and Volkswagen has announced that it will be introduced first on the American market. The Volkswagen Beetle Convertible 2013 will receive the same engine as the Coupe model. Thus, you will have first 2.5 liter 5-cylinder engine, coupled to a 6 speed automatic transmission. Otherwise, an engine 2.0 liter TSI 4-cylinder with six-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission, is available. Another larger motor will be offered, but in two variants: the first will develop 170 horsepower and 177 lb – ft of torque, while the second will be 200 horsepower and 207 lb – ft of torque. It is also important to note that a TDI version will come piggyback to the range later, and it will be powered by a turbocharged engine of 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder, 140 horses.
If there was such information, it will therefore have to wait a little before you can admire the Volkswagen Beetle Convertible 2013. In the meantime, you can still you comfort by opting for the Coupe model.