Earlier this year, when Volkswagen launched its concept of Beetle Denim at the New York Auto Show, we lamented that VW did not completely revive the “dippier” jeans fittings of the 1970s. Wolfsburg, probably in a dark mood These days, ignored our suggestion. On top, those of you who adore at the Saint Jordache altar will soon be able to get your car repair at your local Volkswagen store. Yes, the convertible Beetle Denim is in production.
2017 Volkswagen Beetle Denim Changes
While the previous 2017 Volkswagen Beetle Denim Convertible was undoubtedly the most adorable drop-top on the market, the latest version composes the cuteness level and adopts a tauter, less rounded look. Inside, the dashboard is more dynamic than ever – the old vase is not found – but the flat instrument panel and the retro-inspired circular gauges go back to the original, back of type 1 Beetle. For the latest model year, the Beetle Convertible range receives more aggressive bumpers at both ends.
With plenty of rear seat space, the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle Denim is capable of carrying four adults for around city trips, and the 7.1-inch-cubic chest can be enlarged to accommodate bulky items by folding down the rear seats. A fully insulated electric hood with heated rear window is standard. It can be increased or lowered in just 10 seconds to enjoy separation clouds or guard against sudden showers.
Inside, the Denim gets Levi’s-esque red tabs on the pockets of the seats, seats in light blue fabric with white pipes and accents in dark blue synthetic leather. The new VW MIB II infotainment system works on a 5.0-inch resistive touchscreen and has an SD slot, USB interface, aux-in, iPhone / iPad compatibility, A rearview camera and Bluetooth. The company really lies on the keys inspired by jeans like a dark convertible top in a textured fabric. The interior also carries the pattern with seats in light blue fabric that feature white pipes and leatherette accents. The seat pockets carry Beetle labels in red, and the automaker paints the pale blue and silver dashboard and infotainment system MIB II on a 5.0 inch screen.
2017 Volkswagen Beetle Denim Engine
With Beetle Denim, you get the same thrilling performance as the rest of the Beetle range. The model is equipped with a 1.8-liter turbocharged engine producing 170 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque, coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission that has a Tiptronic and Sport mode with dual automatic DSG clutch is on the list of options; The former returned 21/30 mpg, while the latter was valued at 21/29 mpg.
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As an inexpensive four-wheel-drive convertible with four seats, the most direct competitor of the Beetle Convertible is the MINI Cooper Convertible, which is less spacious than the Volkswagen but more fun on a winding back road. Other alternatives include the diminutive Fiat 500c in addition to larger, more powerful rear-wheel-drive bruisers like the Ford Mustang Convertible and Chevrolet Camaro Convertible.