2000 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

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GL
Avg. Price: $4,551
GLS 1.8T
Avg. Price: $5,003
GLS 2.0
Avg. Price: $4,736
GLS TDi
Avg. Price: $5,365
GLX
Avg. Price: $5,041

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4.25 stars

Based on 38 reviews

I Got This Car For My Birthday & I Adored It. I Cried The Day I Watched It Drive Away Without Me. by Kathie
 — I had a 2000 VW New Beetle. The color was Vapor, which was a limited edition of 2000. VW described Vapor as "blue that has seen a ghost." People would stop & stare at my car & one would say, "I love... Read More
2000 New Beetle by Ronna
 — Actually, it's a 5spd Turbo S 1.8T----in YELLow! It's cute as hell, decently fast, and is easily spotted in a parking lot. It will make you smile:)! It had 57k on it when I bought it, just rolled 64k,... Read More
New Beetle by Felicia
 — I absolutely love my bug...I have had it for four years now. I have hardly had any problems with it other than normal, routine maintenance. It has plenty of airbags, and is really safe. The new bee... Read More

2000 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

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2000 Volkswagen Beetle

The Volkswagen Beetle received relatively few additions for the 2000 model year. The only notable upgrades were an improved anti-theft system, and traction control was added to the high-end GLX 1.8T Turbo trim package.

Other than that, standard equipment included power steering, power brakes, power windows and door locks, power heated mirrors, front and side airbags, air conditioning, cruise control, fog lights, and keyless entry. A five-speed manual transmission was standard while a four-speed automatic was available as an option. In addition, features such as leather seats and a sunroof were available as options on most versions of the 2000 Beetle, and as standard equipment on the GLX 1.8T Turbo.

Generally, drivers liked the car's handling, fuel economy, roominess (for a small car), and safety features. Others noted that it had some visibility problems out the back and sides, and some complained about the placement of some interior features. Still, most drivers raved about the New Beetle, appreciating its reliability, distinctiveness, and "fun" factor.

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Why Are The Fans Not Coming On In My 2000 Volkswagen Beetle?

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Leo1o
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I Am Replacing The Airbags On A New Beetle 2000. Do I Need To Replace The I...

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nara
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High Rpms

my question is at crusing speeds is it normal for it to be at or around 3300rpms@70mph...this seems kinda high to me but some people say its normal cause of the gear ratio..some say no that i should h...

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Dottie Depugh
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2000 Vw Beetle -the Battery Went Dead, Charged It And Now When I Put The Ke...

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2000 Volkswagon Beatle

Is it normal for a bug to have high RPMs, under 60 miles per hr.. in the high threes, and over sixty, there running in the high fours..is this normal for a bug... ...

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