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2015  Volkswagen Beetle Convertible


The beetle has been turning heads for decades, and has given generations of people the fun of playing “Slug Bug.” The real fun to this car is to see Volkswagen use state of the art technology, but still give the 2015 Beetle Convertible a classic feel.

This car is phenomenal inside; it went above bells and whistles, to deliver a safe and relaxing ride. It has V-Tex leather seating, gives you unbelievable comfort with great style. The radio and touchscreen navigation system are high on the dash, which keeps your eyes on the road as you’re station surfing on the radio, or getting directions to your next destination. The navigation system is available in most models.

Another must have option on the 2015 Beetle Convertible is Volkswagen’s Car-Net infotainment system, which combines the cars entertainment, navigation, and climate control systems. Can-net also offers crash notification, roadside assistance and stolen vehicle location assistance, and provide a vehicle health report. The majority of these features can be accessed by a smartphone.

The 2015 Beetle Convertible come 1.8 Liter turbo 4 cylinder engine, gives you a smooth but powerful ride with 170 horsepower and 184 pound per foot of torque. So a comfortable ride that has some kick to it. The 6 speed automatic transmission, comes with Tiptronic and Sport mode.

The masterpiece of the Beetle Convertible continues with the exterior. In only the way Volkswagen can do it they offer a multiple array of artistic color schemes that will catch everyone’s eye. Then there are the 17 inch turbine wheels and sleek rear spoiler. All models come with dual front airbags and combination side curtain airbags. The discretely placed rear view camera will make backing out that much easier.