The iconic Volkswagen Beetle makes a real style statement with its Design specification. Enjoy everything this dramatic and contemporary Beetle has to offer as you revel in its aesthetic enhancements including colour-coordinating interior and exterior.
Boasting numerous technological innovations to keep passengers safe, secure and entertained, the Beetle Design offers everything you could need for both motorway cruising and city driving. Its upmarket cabin leaves little to be desired creating a truly enjoyable drive.
Now more athletic than ever before, the Beetle Design is ready to deliver a smooth and capable ride. Choose from 1.2 105PS, 1.4 150PS TSI or 2.0 TDI boasting either 110PS or 150PS, paired up with either a five or six-speed manual, or six or seven-speed auto DSG transmission. Able to accelerate from 0 – 62mph in 8.7 seconds and boasting 65.7mpg, the Beetle Design has the credentials to back its beauty.
The Beetle Design holds safety at its core, with a rigid safety cell at its heart, complete with front and rear crumple zones. Inside the cabin, benefit from numerous driver and passenger airbags, seatbelts, head restraints and ISOFIX preparation for two rear child seats, so all occupants will be kept safe and secure.
Numerous safety systems are included on the Beetle Design including Anti-Lock Braking System to maintain traction at all times, Automatic Post-Collision Braking System that applies braking power after an impact, Electronic Stability Control including Traction Control (ASR) and Electronic Differential Lock (EDL) to always keep you on track.
Hill hold function comes as standard, as well as an alarm with interior protection, tyre pressure loss indicator, brake pad wear indicator, electric engine immobiliser and remote central locking to keep
your Beetle Design as safe as possible. Optional Cruise Control and front and rear Parking Sensors enhance the Design’s offering.
As you would expect from the Beetle Design, you will find stunning style and flair both inside and out. Its iconic shape still turns heads, and the Design adds an extra dimension with its colour-coordinated paintwork and cabin.
Classy Black bodywork comes as standard with various other options available: Blue Silk Metallic, Platinum Grey Metallic, non-metallic Pure White, Tornado Red and Deep Black Pearl. Body-coloured bumpers, door handles, door mirrors, dashboard, door panels and steering wheel trim are complemented by 17-inch ‘Orbit’ alloy wheels.
In the Design’s suave cabin, choose from Titan Black, Nutria Beige or Titan Black/Red ‘Tixo’ cloth upholstery, with leather options available too. Sit comfortably in the driver’s sport seat, thanks to the height and reach-adjustable steering wheel, leather-trimmed gear knob and handbrake grip, electric windows, plus optional paddle shift. There is even the choice to add Keyless Entry and a panoramic sunroof.
The Beetle Design comes well-equipped with all of the modern-day necessities including Bluetooth telephone connection, DAB Digital Radio Receiver and a multifunction leather-trimmed steering wheel to ensure you stay well-connected, entertained and in control of infotainment wherever your Bug takes you.
The touchscreen Composition Media Infotainment system puts your favourite tracks at your fingertips. Plus, the Volkswagen Multi Device Interface (MDI) lets you play your music through your own audio device, such as MP3 player, iPod and USB memory stick.
Benefit from bright road ahead, thanks to range-adjustable, halogen clear headlights, plus front fog lights and a high level third brake light. Stay cool in the cabin with manual air conditioning, with a 2-Zone Climate Control upgrade available.
On the Beetle Design, there is the option to add the Discover Navigation System and Car-Net App-Connect available as options, as well as the Fender premium sound pack.
(unladen) 1486 mm|
|Unladen weight (DIN)||
|Engine / Cylinders||
|Max Torque||175 nm|
|Acceleration||0-60 mph / 10.9 sec|
|Combined cycle||53.3 mpg|