Volkswagen Beetle Cabrio 1.6
Model Year 2006 (Volkswagen New Beetle 9C restyle), B - Segment (City car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

cabriolet
cabriolet
x 2
x 2
Front
Front
1.6 L4 8v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Beetle Cabrio 1.6

The German car first seen in 2006 and powered by a 4 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.6 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a city car with the top speed of 178km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 12.3s and consumping around 7.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.6 8v ALZ

displacement:
1595
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
8, 2 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
102
hp
torque:
148
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Beetle
~70% score
produced:
2006. - 2011.
 
body style:
cabriolet
2 door
length:
4081
mm
width:
1724
mm
height:
1502
mm
boot:
201
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

E

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

7.7

l/100km

weight:
1275
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
12.3
s
top speed:
178
km/h
cons. (urban):
10.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.0
l/100km
cons. (average):
7.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
185
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Beetle

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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