With one of the most iconic body styles in the industry, Volkswagen’s classic Beetle is back with a modern twist. While keeping the classic exterior shape, the 2017 Beetle has adopted sportier lines and a sleek new attitude. The playful front end is now complemented by the available Bi-Xenon headlights and a more aggressive grille. Styled with new bumpers, a rear spoiler, and available panoramic sunroof, this is not your grandmother’s Beetle anymore. The Beetle not only looks the part of a sporty crossover, it has the performance to back it up too.
Available in a manual or automatic transmission with Tiptronic control, the Beetle is a thrill to drive no matter your preference. The German crafted engine packs a major punch, supporting up to 170 horsepower on its lightweight frame. Multiple driving modes, including Sport, let the driver put the Beetle to work regardless of driving conditions. In the midst of supplying an impressive amount of performance, the Beetle maintains an even more impressive level of efficiency at up to 33 miles to the gallon on the freeway.
The 2017 Beetle has been tastefully designed to offer the same classic experience with a new modern aesthetic. Onto the inside, the Beetle gives a nod to its older counterpart through its retro-inspired gauges. Plush and comfortable, the available premium and soft leatherette surfaces canvas the inside. The supportive and stylish sport style seats offer an optimal experience for both driver and passenger alike. While comfortable within the confines of the 2017 Beetle, all will be made safe and entertained with the newly integrated tech.
Well within arms reach lives an advanced touchscreen infotainment system with USB connectivity and Bluetooth audio technology. While connected through Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, or SiriusXM, the standard 8-speaker system keeps the tunes going. Available on the VW Beetle is an exciting keyless access feature with push button start! For such a reasonable price point, the 2017 Beetle offers an abundance of premium features.
Putting a priority on safety, the VW Beetle comes equipped with a rearview camera system and a protective infrastructure. Crash optimized from end to end, the construct of the Beetle has been researched and tested to protect in the event of a collision. Offering several active safety features, the Beetle makes electronic stability control, engine braking assist, and anti-slip regulation standard on all trims. Other advanced safety features such as rear traffic alert and park pilot are made available on the 2017 Beetle as well.
The 2017 Beetle has kept its iconic and fun personality while making advancements to performance and design. Offering a unique driving experience that is both entertaining and comfortable, the Beetle is a perfect choice for those that want to be different. Highly conscious of driver and passenger safety, the Beetle is family friendly with multiple active and passive safety technologies. If you are looking for a stylish vehicle with as much personality as you have, stop by Dick Hannah Volkswagen and test out the 2017 VW Beetle today!
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*Mileage based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
1MSRP based on base model trim excluding tax, license, registration.
2 For well-qualified lessees.
3 Towing capability varies by trim level and configuration. See Owner’s Manual for proper use.