Review, Specs, Configurations, Prices, and Interior of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle

2017 Volkswagen Beetle

MSRP: $19,995 - $32,550
3.5

Reliability

3.0/5

Safety

4.4/5

Interior

3.3/5

Performance

3.4/5

Strengths

  • It has peppy turbocharged engines
  • It has an upscale interior
  • It has a pleasant ride and handling

Weaknesses

  • It has a low fuel economy
  • It has poor rear visibility
  • It has few advanced safety features

2017 VW Beetle Review

The 2017 Volkswagen Beetle is a friar Lawrence generation to understand and look ahead to the future as a new version of the original Beetle. The 2017 VW Beetle is a four-seater front-wheel drive with a hatchback or compact body powered by a 170-hp 1.8-liter four-cylinder turbo fast linked to a six-speed auto unit.

Safety features include front and lateral airbags, lock braking, fully automated stability control, and daylight monitoring. Rear traffic alert and Pilot Parking are the standard SEL trim detectors for blind spot detentions. In the year 2017, a Dune Coupe has some unique features, and a new limited edition #PinkBeetle is also available as a convertible.

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More details regarding the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle Hatchback and Convertible Configurations and Interior Features are described in the sections below. 

2017 VW Beetle Features and Specs

Engine1.8L I-4
Seating4 Passengers
Power170 @ 4800 rpm
Transmission6-speed automatic
MPG24 City and 33 Hwy
DrivetrainFront-wheel Drive
2017 VW Beetle Features and Specs

What’s Newly Include in 2017 

The new upgrades in the Volkswagen Beetle 2017 includes the following features:

  • Manual transmission is no longer available

2017 Volkswagen Beetle Hatchback and Convertible Configurations

2017 Volkswagen Beetle Configurations
2017 Volkswagen Beetle Hatchback and Convertible Configurations

The Hatchback and Convertible Configurations of the 2017 VW Beetle are following:

1. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S 2dr Hatchback is $19,995

Specs and Features: It comes with 1.8L I-4 Engine, 6-spd w/OD Transmission, 170 @ 4,800 rpm Horsepower, 184 @ 1,500 rpm Torque, Front-wheel Drive type, ABS and driveline Traction control, 16″ silver aluminum Wheels, Front air conditioning, Climatic manual, AM/FM stereo, seek-scan Radio, 1st row LCD monitor, Keyfob (all doors), Remote keyless entry, Heated mirrors, and Cloth Seat Trim.

2. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S 2dr Convertible is $24,725

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

3. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Classic 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Classic 2dr Hatchback is $20,475.

Specs and Features:  It comes with 17″ painted aluminum Wheels, Driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback, Heated front seats, Sirius XM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan Radio, V-Tex cloth/leatherette Seat trim, Driver and passenger Lumbar support, and Navigation system.

4. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Classic 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Classic 2dr Convertible is $24,995.

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

5. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle #PinkBeetle 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle #PinkBeetle 2dr Hatchback is $21,890

Specs and Features: It comes with 17″ silver aluminum Wheels and Cloth Seat Trim.

6. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle #PinkBeetle 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle #PinkBeetle 2dr Convertible is $26,795

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

7. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SE 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SE 2dr Hatchback is $22,450

Specs and Features: It comes with V-Tex leatherette Seat trim.

8. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SE 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SE 2dr Convertible is $26,750

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

9. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Dune 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Dune 2dr Hatchback is $23,995.

Specs and Features: It comes with 18″ machined w/painted accents aluminum Wheels, Front Fog/driving lights, V-Tex cloth/leatherette Seat trim, Driver Lumbar support, and Park Pilot Parking assist.

10. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Dune 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T Dune 2dr Convertible is $29,395.

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

11. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SEL 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SEL 2dr Hatchback is $25,975.

Specs and Features: It comes with 1st-row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass Sunroof, 18″ silver w/chrome accents aluminum Wheels, Front air conditioning, dual-zone Climatronic automatic, V-Tex leatherette Seat trim, Driver and passenger Lumbar support, and Navigation system.

12. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SEL 2dr Convertible

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T SEL 2dr Convertible is $30,275.

Specs and Features: The specs and features are almost the same as the previous one. The only feature is it is convertible.

13. 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T R-Line SEL 2dr Hatchback

Price: The original MSRP of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T R-Line SEL 2dr Hatchback is $32,550.

Specs and Features: It comes with 2.0L I-4 Engine, 6-speed auto-shift man w/OD Transmission, 210 @ 5,300 rpm Horsepower, 207 @ 1,700 rpm Torque 20″ machined w/painted accents aluminum Wheels, Front Fog/driving lights, Leather seat trim, and Driver Lumbar support.

Which is the best Beetle model?

The best trim model in 2017 is a 1.8T classic, which is the least expensive one of all trim models. The standard features include heated power side mirrors, Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect, and Bluetooth, which allow music on your mobile devices to be transmitted. Combined MPG 28,170-hp, 1,8-liter I-4 (regular gas), and a front-wheel-drive with 6 speeds are available.

2017 VW Beetle Interior

What is the seating capacity of the 2017 VW Beetle?

The 2017 VW Beetle is available in a coupe and convertible form and has four seats. The front seats are cozy and well curved, offering long drives with great comfort. Also, for taller drivers and riders, there is enough head- and legroom upfront. The backrests are well padded, but there is tight legroom. Children should have ample rooms, even though adults feel crowded. The cabin of the Beetle is tidy, and most of its items look and sound pleasant. Future visibility is decent because of the wide front windshield. Still, rear visibility is restricted by the significant roof pillars of the coupe and the soft top of the convertible (it rests on the rear decklid when stowed).

How many Child Car Seats are there in a 2017 VW Beetle?

The 2017 VW Beetle has two digital versions of LATCH connections that protect car seats for infants. It’s difficult to accommodate any child’s seats inside the Beetle because of the narrow rear.

Interior Quality of 2017 VW Beetle

The 2017 VW Beetle is available in a coupe and convertible models and has four seats. The front seats are cozy and well curved, offering long drives with great comfort. Also, taller drivers and riders have enough head and legroom on the front. The backrests are well padded, but there is tight legroom.

Cargo Space of  2017 VW Beetle

The coupe Beetle has a rear hatchback and a cargo area of 15.4 cubic feet. Fold the back seat down to 29.9 cubic feet. There is far less than 7.1 cubic feet of trunk volume for the Beetle convertible.

Should I Buy a Volkswagen Beetle 2017?

Yes, you should buy this car if you are a lover of its old fashioned retro styling and want its amazing performance and safety features.

You May also Ask for

Is the  2017 VW Beetle a good car?

The VW Beetle 2017 is an advantageous lightweight vehicle. The Beetle has squeezed back seats, limited storage capacity, and low fuel consumption for a car because of its size. You can also look for more convenient choices such as the 2017 Honda Fit and the 2017 Chevrolet Sonic if you can proceed without Beetle’s retro styling and peppy turbo performance.

What is a 2017 VW Beetle worth?

For the five years, the Beetle will spend $24.400, or around $4.900 a year for petrol, taxes, repair, and maintenance. For the subcompact car class, this is higher than usual.

Is a Volkswagen Beetle a reliable car?

 Volkswagen Beetle 2017 is expected to be three out of five in J.D. reliability ratings, the reliability that is the industry’s average.

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