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2013 Volkswagen The Beetle Convertible - Review

You can go topless in under 10 seconds with this Beetle

Globe Rating

9.0 /10

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Available Trims

Below is a list of all trims available for this model. To see more details click on the trim name.

Trim MSRP Engine HP Fuel Type Fuel Economy
L/100km
1.8 TSI Trendline+ 6AT Tiptronic $26,850 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 8.7
1.8 TSI Comfortline 6AT Tiptronic $30,550 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 8.7
2.0 TSI Sportline 6MT $35,575 2.0L In-Line 4 210 Unleaded 9.2
2.0 TSI Sportline DSG $36,975 2.0L In-Line 4 210 Unleaded 9.4

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