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2013 Volkswagen Beetle

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  2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible first drive 2013 Audi TT
Invoice $19,195 $35,945
21/41 18/31
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Bottom Line The 2013 Beetle Turbo and TDI rightfully stir some excitement, especially with new convertible variants offered, but the base model's still a bit boring. Read Full Review The 2013 Audi TT RS is the star on track, but all TT models offer fun and efficiency, plus a welcome dash of style. Read Full Review
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  • Classic lines, modern looks
  • A vintage tinge to its interior
  • Good thrust from the Turbo
  • Quick dual-clutch shifts
  • That old familiar feeling--now with working heat!


  • Back seat still not full-sized
  • Five-cylinder base engine lacks sparkle
  • Gas mileage less than impressive on non-diesels
  • Herbalist fan base may actually miss bud vase


  • Efficient, powerful turbo engines
  • TT RS offers supercar-like acceleration
  • quattro all-wheel drive gives excellent traction
  • Enough cargo space for weekend getaways
  • Compact, well-insulated soft top (Roadster)


  • Interior style not fully consistent with other Audis
  • Steering somewhat numb
  • Numb steering
  • Can be pricey when well-equipped
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