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2008 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible - Performance Specs

 
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2-Door Manual S Performance Specs

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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Manual S 20 28 $22,031 $23,240
2-Door Manual PZEV S 20 28 $22,031 $23,240
2-Door Automatic S 20 28 $23,104 $24,315
2-Door Automatic PZEV S 20 28 $23,104 $24,315
2-Door Automatic SE 20 28 $24,446 $25,740
2-Door Automatic PZEV SE 20 28 $24,446 $25,740
Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 170 @ 3750
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas I5
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5000
Displacement 2.5L/151
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.13 x 0.35
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.03 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
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