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MPG: 20 city/29 hwy

2010 VW Beetle 2.5L

2010 Volkswagen Beetle Review

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Overview
Ever since the Beetle has been brought back from its roots in the early 60's baby boomers and young drivers alike have been flocking to this uniquely designed VW. It was in 1998 when the Beetle was reintroduced to the VW line up and since it has not changed much on the outside, because its half circle shape is one thing that gives it character. There are both coupe and convertible options to the standard Beetle form and the buyer can choose from a six speed automatic or a five speed manual transmission. Besides these options, there are not a lot of choices to be made when choosing a new Beetle besides its color.

The Beatle focuses on bringing a lot of fun and value to the driving experience and does an excellent job at both. The 2010 Beetle starts under $20,000 and offers up to 28 mpg on the highway which make it an affordable and very fuel efficient entry level sedan alternate. The interior of the Beetle offers much more room than expected and can comfortably seat up to 4 passengers.

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2010 Beetle 2.5 Hatchback Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 2.5L in-linefive-cylinder DOHC and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 20 MPG city, 29 MPG highway, 23 MPG combined and 334 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
14.5gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 150 hp @ 5,000 rpm; 170 ft lb of torque @ 3,750 rpm

'10 VW 2.5L Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
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Four Wheel ABS
  Climate Control  
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Front Air Conditioning
  Convenience  
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Cruise Control
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Keyless Entry
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Power Locks
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Power Outlet(s)
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Power Windows
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Steering Wheel Tilt
  Interior  
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Cargo Cover
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Cup Holders
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Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  Safety  
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Brake Assist
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Daytime Running Lights
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Driver Air Bag
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Engine Immobilizer
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Front Fog Lights
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Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
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Heated Outside Mirrors
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Heated Wiper/Washers
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Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
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Passenger Air Bag
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Side Air Bag(s)
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Theft Deterrent System
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Traction Control
  Seats  
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Folding Rear Seat
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Heated Front Seats
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Leather Seats
  Sound and Entertainment  
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Compact Disc MP3 Capable
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Compact Disc Player
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Satellite Radio
  Tires and Wheels  
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Alloy Wheels
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