2016 VW Beetle

There is no better-known name that VW Beetle in car industry. This name is present for more than 75 years and it seems that it will continue in the same way. The original model was produced until 2003 and it was sold in over 21 million units. Meanwhile, German car maker launched New Beetle, which was in production from 1998 to 2011. After several years of brake, we are going to see all-new version of this car, which should come as 2016 VW Beetle.

2016 VW Beetle front view

2016 VW Beetle redesign

The 2016 VW Beetle will come with whole-new design. Although it will carry the spirit of original model, it will be characterized by plenty of new design solutions, which will make this car extremely modern looking and attractive especially for young customers. Beside its classic lines, VW Beetle 2016 will be equipped with modern LED lighting, longer roof, massive sporty spoilers, large 17 to 19-inch wheels and many others. The wheelbase will be longer, which will provide more space inside the cabin. The cabin will be modern-designed and very elegant. All parts will be made of high-quality materials. The 2016 Beetle will get completely new control board, with large 7.7-inch touchscreen display and plenty of other latest-technology features.

2016 VW Beetle interior

2016 VW Beetle engine

The previous model was available in many engine variants and have no doubt that it will be the same case with 2016 Beetle. However, for now we have information about one engine that is ready for new Beetle. It will be a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, which should have an output of around 210 horses. This engine will be paired with 6-speed automatic gearbox, but are pretty sure that some other transmissions will be offered too. The 2016 VW Beetle will come with FWD as standard, while AWD will be optional. It is expected that this variant will have fuel economy around 23/29 (city/highway).

2016 vw beetle rear view

2016 VW Beetle release date and price

Details about 2016 VW Beetle launch are still unknown, but we are pretty sure that new model will come somewhere in late 2015/early 2016 period. Price is also unknown, but it is pretty much that new model will be more expensive than latest Beetle.