One of the innovations that Volkswagen prepares to the Car show in Los Angeles is the production version of the Beetle Dune in its variants coupé and cabrio.
Volkswagen spread today first images and official information about the production version of the Beetle Dune, a product that had made its debut as a prototype some months ago and now will be one of the big novelties of the mark in the Salon Automobile Los Angeles, with its definite format.
The new Volkswagen Beetle Dune is a variant of style crossover that can be acquired from the first semester of 2016. He recognizes it by its outward appearance, that adopts a decor that takes as the basis of the buggys of a few decades ago, displaying its bumper design specific, as well as some exclusive details as the steps of wheel coated with a molding plastic plastic color black, horn later, and the use of vinyl stickers with the inscription ‘Dune’ on the doors.
The Beetle with the appearance of crossover is already official, in their versions of the coupé and cabrio.
The aesthetic exterior is completed with a suspension on-high, and some alloy wheels of 18 inches, both for your automobile with hardtop as convertible. In the interior, stands out the use of a unique upholstery that combines the colors black, gray and orange, while it takes some elements of other variants, such as the instrumental additional three watches, the leather-wrapped steering wheel, etc., The endowment provides for a sound system Fender with a touch screen of 6.5 inches, system of keyless access, start button, camera back, sunroof, optical groups with Xenon headlights and daytime running lights LED – , among the most notable.
Your offer mechanics will be different according to the markets. In the united States will be based on a block TSI 1.8-liter with 170 horsepower, which will be associated to an automatic change DSG of six gears with a double clutch. In Europe, the offer will be more rich, with a TSI of 1.2 liters and 150 hp, a TSI 1.4 150 hp and a TSI 2.0-liter engine with 220 horsepower. In addition there Will be two diesel TDI 2.0-liter in versions of 110 hp and 150 hp. They all are associated with a manual change of six marches, while the box DSG will be offered standard on some versions and optional on others.
To know the release dates and their prices in different markets, will have to wait for its official debut that will take place in the Salon Automobile Los Angeles in a few more days.