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Volkswagen Beetle 2.0 Cabriolet Automatic

Brief specs of Volkswagen Beetle 2.0 Cabriolet Automatic

2-door 5-seater drophead coupé (convertible coupé), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1984 cm3 / 121.1 cu in / 121.1 cu in, 84.3 kW / 113.0 hp / 113.0 hp @ 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm, 172.0 N·m / 126.9 lb·ft / 126.9 lb·ft @ 3200 rpm / 3200 rpm / 3200 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 181 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph top speed, consumption 9.2 l/100km / 30.7 mpg-UK / 25.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from
ModelBeetle 2.0 Cabriolet AutomaticIssued until
SerieBeetleNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE,US,BR,MX,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typedrophead coupé (convertible coupé)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4129 mm / 162.6 in / 162.6 inTotal (curb) weight1355 kg / 2987 lb / 2987 lb
Width1721 mm / 67.8 in / 67.8 inDry weight
Height1502 mm / 59.1 in / 59.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2516 mm / 99.1 in / 99.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1507 mm / 59.3 in / 59.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1487 mm / 58.5 in / 58.5 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.37Frontal area (A)2.20 m2 / 23.7 sq ft / 23.7 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.81 m2 / 8.7 sq ft / 8.7 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)20.1 kW / 27.0 hp / 27.0 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerVolkswagenValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast iron block; aluminium headsBore82.5 mm / 3.25 in / 3.25 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke92.8 mm / 3.65 in / 3.65 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyMPFiEngine displacement1984 cm3 / 121.1 cu in / 121.1 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity496.00 cm3/cylinder / 30.268 cu in/cylinder / 30.268 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio10.3 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power84.3 kW / 113.0 hp / 113.0 hp at 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque172.0 N·m / 126.9 lb·ft / 126.9 lb·ft at 3200 rpm / 3200 rpm / 3200 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)47.9 kW / 64.3 hp / 64.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output42.5 kW/l / 0.934 bhp/cu in / 0.934 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque86.7 N·m/l / 0.76 lb·ft/cu in / 0.76 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.69
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.32

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)8.90 s / 8.90 s / 8.90 sTop (maximal) speed181 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio83.4 kW/ton / 63.2 bhp/ton / 63.2 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h12.90 s / 12.90 s / 12.90 sFuel consumption, City (urban)13.3 l/100km / 21.2 mpg-UK / 17.7 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.9 l/100km / 40.9 mpg-UK / 34.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)9.2 l/100km / 30.7 mpg-UK / 25.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions221 g/km / 356 g/mi / 356 g/mi
  Range598 km / 372 mi / 372 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearTorsion bar axle, Trailing arm, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front6J x 15Wheels rear6J x 15
Tyres front195/65 R 15 HTyres rear195/65 R 15 H
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front280 mm / 11.0 in / 11.0 inBrake diameter rear232 mm / 9.1 in / 9.1 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Beetle 2.0 Cabriolet Automatic

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