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2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Trim Levels & Specs

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Specifications

Compare important 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Exterior length 161.10 161.10 161.10 161.10 161.10 161.10 161.10 161.10
Exterior body width 67.90 67.90 67.90 67.90 67.90 67.90 67.90 67.90
Exterior height 59.00 59.00 59.00 59.00 59.10 59.10 59.10 59.10
Horsepower 115 115 100 150 115 115 150 115
Torque 122 122 177 162 122 122 162 122
Fuel economy - city 24 24 38 25 24 24 25 21
Fuel economy - highway 31 31 46 30 30 30 30 31
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 10.90 10.90 12.60 8.30 11.80 11.80 9.00 11.80
1/4 mile time 17.80 17.80 18.80 16.60 18.30 18.30 17.10 18.50
1/4 mile speed 76 76 71 83 75 75 80 73
Lateral acceleration (g) 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Slalom speed 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 62
Bore-and-Stroke 3.25/3.65 " 3.25/3.65 " 3.13/3.76 " 3.19/3.40 " 3.25/3.65 " 3.25/3.65 " 3.19/3.40 " 3.25/3.65 "
Curb weight 2743.00 2743.00 2989.00 2820.00 3075.00 3082.00 3166.00 3082.00
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 3616.00 3616.00 3771.00 3726.00 3903.00 3903.00 3991.00 3903.00
Wheelbase 98.70 98.70 98.70 98.70 98.80 98.80 98.80 98.80
Front track 59.40 59.40 59.40 59.40 59.30 59.30 59.30 59.30
Rear track 58.80 58.80 58.80 58.80 58.50 58.50 58.50 58.50
Turning radius 17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90
Front legroom 39.40 39.40 39.40 39.40 39.40 39.40 39.40 39.40
Rear legroom 33.50 33.50 33.50 33.50 31.50 31.50 31.50 31.50
Front headroom 41.30 38.20 38.20 38.20 40.70 40.70 40.70 40.70
Rear headroom 36.70 36.70 36.70 36.70 37.20 37.20 37.20 37.20
Front shoulder room 52.80 52.80 52.80 52.80 52.80 52.80 52.80 52.80
Rear shoulder room 49.30 49.30 49.30 49.30 42.10 42.10 42.10 42.10
Luggage volume 12.00 12.00 12.00 12.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Luggage volume (max) 27.10 27.10 27.10 27.10 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Passenger volume 85 81 81 81 78 78 78 78
Fuel tank 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50 14.50
Payload 785 752 860 754 811 778 780 778
Drag coefficient 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the New Beetle, however, is its roomy interior. The 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
12V DC power outlet 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Seatback storage pockets 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Ashtray 3785 3785 3785 3785 3785 3785 3785 N/A
Lighter elements 4010 4010 4010 4010 4010 4010 4010 N/A

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Exterior Features

Would you like to grasp the idea which 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle trim level is better equipped with such little cool exterior features like fog lights, spoiler, mud flaps, sunroof, roof racks, running boards, etc? Check out the full list of these additional features below.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Door count 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Spoiler 3480 3480 3480 3481 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Front tires P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P205/55HR16.0 BSW AS P225/45HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels 16" steel 16" silver aluminum 16" silver aluminum 16" silver aluminum 16" steel 16" silver aluminum 16" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum
Roof rack 3798 3798 3798 3798 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Mud flaps 3804 3804 3804 3804 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Sunroof N/A 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass N/A N/A N/A N/A

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Standard seating 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Lumbar support N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 3019 N/A

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Entertainment System

Some 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Speakers 6 8 8 8 10 10 10 10
Amplifier N/A std std std N/A std std std

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Safety and Security Features

Each 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Traction control 3242 3242 3242 3242 3242 3242 3242 N/A
Height adjustable seatbelts 3244 3244 3244 3244 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Door curb lights 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
                 
In-Vehicle Assistance Service 4044 4044 4044 4044 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Stolen vehicle tracking 4053 4053 4053 4053 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Headlight washer N/A 4086 4086 4086 N/A 4086 4086 N/A

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Mechanical Features

The 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Brake assist 3519 3519 3519 3519 3519 3519 3520 N/A
Electronic stability system 3661 3661 3661 3661 3661 3661 3665 N/A
Sequential shift control 3713 3713 3689 3713 3713 3713 3713 N/A
Axle ratio 4.24 4.24 3.39 3.94 4.24 4.24 3.94 4.24
Engine block heater 3812 3812 3812 3812 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Turbocharger N/A N/A 3807 3807 N/A N/A 3807 N/A

2005 Volkswagen New Beetle Other Specs

In general, the 2005 Volkswagen New Beetle lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims GL 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS TDI 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Hatchback, Engine: GL 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS 1.8T 2dr Convertible, Engine: GLS Dark Flint Edition 2dr Convertible, Engine:
Maximum towing capacity 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000

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2005 Volkswagen New Beetle specs

0-60 times 8.3 - 12.6 sec
Horsepower 100 - 150 hp
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Wheel Offset 32 - 42 mm
Lug Pattern PCD 5x100
Tire size 205/60 R15 - 235/35 R19
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