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Selected Style 2-Door Manual PZEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Manual 20 28 $17,747 $18,690
2-Door Manual PZEV 20 28 $17,747 $18,690
2-Door Automatic 20 29 $18,846 $19,790
2-Door Automatic PZEV 20 29 $18,846 $19,790
2-Door Final Edition 20 29 $19,423 $20,390
2-Door PZEV Final Edition 20 29 $19,423 $20,390
2-Door PZEV Red Rock Edition 20 29 $19,423 $20,390
2-Door Red Rock Edition 20 29 $19,423 $20,390
2-Door Convertible Manual Komfort
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual Komfort 21 31 $30,152 $32,390
2-Door Convertible Manual SULEV Komfort 21 31 $30,152 $32,390
2-Door Convertible DSG Komfort 22 29 $31,251 $33,490
2-Door Convertible DSG SULEV Komfort 22 29 $31,251 $33,490
2-Door Convertible Lux 22 29 $33,527 $35,950
2-Door Convertible SULEV Lux 22 29 $33,527 $35,950
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,747
$30,152
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,690
$32,390
Monthly Payment Estimate
$312 / month
$540 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2010 Volkswagen New Beetle still has an attractive shape, but not much else about this car is very appealing. The 2010 Volkswagen Eos is a striking convertible that offers a lot of standard equipment, plus four-season practicality.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Car Subcompact car
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5 32.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.2 37.5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.8 54.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 81.0 77.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 35.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.3 41.5
Front Leg Room (in) 39.4 41.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 61.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.8 101.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 70.5
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4 60.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.6 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 161.1 173.6
Height, Overall (in) 59.0 56.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.0 6.6-10.5
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.4 11.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.9 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 35.8
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16 215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16 215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2884 3505
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0 7.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I5 Turbocharged Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI FSI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3750 207 @ 1800-5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5L/151 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5000 200 @ 5100-6000
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 21
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.99
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12 2.09
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65 3.94/3.09
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.10
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.93
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78 3.36
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.47
Trans Type 5 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 1.11
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Convertible
Vehicle Name Volkswagen New Beetle Coupe Volkswagen Eos
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.7 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar w/stabilizer bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.9 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Four-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/stabilizer bar w/stabilizer bar
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.1 7.5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6 7
 
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