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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
MSRP
$46,705
Invoice
$44,370
Average Price Paid
$44,534
32 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
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2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
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2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,408
5 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,492
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Ford is in the midst of a revolutionary transformation away from cars, toward trucks and SUVs, and away from internal combustion engines and toward electrification. The 2020 Ford Musta...

2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The distinctive Beetle came to represent Volkswagen as soon as it debuted several decades ago, and then returned with renewed vigor when a modern version was introduced in 1998. Unfort...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
20
GuruRR27T writes:
Great looking, powerful and agile. Good smooth manual transmission. Great exhaust sounds to bother bad neighbo...
Handling Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"not better on a short drive...just as well."
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"See it- Drive it - Shelter money !"
GuruM65N8 writes:
great
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Dodge Challenger worse.
"yes"
Carol writes:
Beautiful car with lots of power. Just couldnt find what I wanted at the right price.
Family Car Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Our kids are all grown so we werent looking for a family car. "
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT Convertible RWD better.
"Prices offered at the time."
2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
20
GuruB6J5K writes:
It is a delight to drive and has all the options except leather seats.
Beetleragtop writes:
Wonderfully appointed...peppy and my wife loves it!
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T Final Edition SEL Hatchback FWD worse.
"Nicer and more durable interior"
Family Car Ranked 2019 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T Final Edition SEL Hatchback FWD worse.
"Both cars are very nice...the SE Premium has all the options the the SEL has."
Beetleragtop writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T Final Edition SEL Hatchback FWD worse.
"Nicer and more durable interior"
Family Car Ranked 2019 Volkswagen Beetle 2.0T Final Edition SEL Hatchback FWD worse.
"Both cars are very nice...the SE Premium has all the options the the SEL has."

Specs

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
174 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
11.7:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 29 in 31.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft 7.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 705 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 168.8 in
Width 81.9 in 71.9 in
Height 54.3 in 58 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 100.1 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Highland Green Metallic
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • MagneRide Damping System
  • Bullitt Electronics Package
  • Ebony W/Green Stitch, RECARO Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats
2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl/Black Roof
  • Platinum Gray Metallic/Black Roof
  • Pure White/Black Roof
  • Safari Uni/Black Roof
  • Stonewashed Blue Metallic/Black Roof

Option Packages

  • Wind Deflector

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