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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,876
7 listings nationwide

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1991 Volkswagen Vanagon
Base Passenger Van
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,680

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

1991 Volkswagen Vanagon
Base Passenger Van

The Volkswagen Vanagon for 1991 was virtually unchanged from the previous year's model. Several different trim packages were available for 1991, including the standard Vanagon, the Van...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

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."
1991 Volkswagen Vanagon
Base Passenger Van
No User Reviews

Specs

2019 Volkswagen Beetle
2.0T Final Edition SE Convertible FWD
1991 Volkswagen Vanagon
Base Passenger Van
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
26 MPG
16 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
18 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 14.5 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
174 hp @ 5,000 RPM
90 hp @ 4,800 RPM
90 hp @ 4,800 RPM
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
117 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
117 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.7:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
2,100 cc
2,100 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in --
Back Legroom 31.4 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 7.1 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 705 lbs --
Exterior
Length 168.8 in 179.9 in
Width 71.9 in 72.6 in
Height 58 in 75.9 in
Wheelbase 100.1 in 96.9 in

Available Options

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
1991 Volkswagen Vanagon
Base Passenger Van

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