The most iconic car Volkswagen Beetle has been launched in India on 4th
December, 2009. Volkswagen India has launched New Beetle at a whooping price
of Rs. 20.45 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The carmaker has carefully chosen the launch time of
this world famous Beetle in the month of Christmas.
Beetle all over the world has been loved by car buyers and is popular as
the people's car. This latest launch car in India is one of the most
successful Volkswagen model worldwide. Volkswagen Beetle 2009 has a distinct
design and peculiar styling. Inspired from the original Beetle, this new
iteration of the Volkswagen Beetle that has made its way on the Indian roads
now was launched in the year 1998.
While the original Volkswagen Beetle 2009 car is a rear
engine car, India's latest launched car new Beetle is a front-engined
wheel drive one. Powered by a 2000 cc 4-cylinder petrol, this people's car
develops 115 hp working in conjunction with a 6-speed auto box.
Traveling across the world, Volkswagen Beetle has come to India and
according to the company sources there has already been around 125 car
bookings within two days of its launch. Volkswagen Beetle is being imported
in India from Volkswagen's Mexican plant.
Technical Specifications of Volkswagen Beetle
- Fuel tank capacity = 55 liters approximately
- Mileage of VW Beetle = 8.5KMPL in city and 12 KMPL in highway run
- Engine - 2.5L, 150 hp I5 engine
- Maximum horse power = 150 at 5000 rpm
- Maximum torque = 230Nm at 3750 RPM
- Seating Capacity 4 Passenger
- Doors 2
- Air conditioned
- Power Windows
- Power Door Locks
- Leather seats with Blush edition cars only
- In-built CD player
Safety Features of Volkswagen Beetle
- 4 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, Side)
- ABS brake system
- Traction control
- Stability control