2018-2019 Volkswagen Company will collect on its Mexican plant in Silao new two-liter turbo TSI, designed for installation on the Beetle Turbo model, Beetle Turbo Convertible and Jetta GLI.
According Carscoops, third-generation engine has become a little more powerful than its predecessor, and 8% more economical than when working in the combined driving cycle.
It weighs 131.5 kilograms – 3.6 kilograms less than before.
Giving the new unit has reached 210 hp (+ 10 hp) at 5300 rpm and maximum torque remained the same – 280 Nm.
2018-2019 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo with a new turbo engine can accelerate from zero to 100 kilometers per hour in 6.6 seconds (0.2 seconds faster than before), and the Jetta GLI with the “mechanics” – 6.7 seconds ( “robot” the DSG reduces the acceleration time of 0.2 seconds).
Fuel efficiency “Zhukov” with the new motor in the combined cycle increased by 4-8 percent, and when driving in the city – by 9 percent.
Besides the new engine, Beetle Turbo and Beetle Turbo Convertible received new bumpers R-Line trim with chrome turn signals and other rear diffuser.
Outside Jetta GLI refreshed LED taillights.
In place of the version of the Beetle Turbo with a panoramic roof, audio system and navigation come modification Beetle Turbo R-Line.
For it is also available in a new 210-strong motor.
R-Line model has a more aggressive design of bumpers, 19 -inch aluminum wheel Tornado wheels, R-Line badges and bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights.
Inside, there were stainless steel pedals, steering wheel with R-Line logo, and “chrome vanadium” dashboard.
Prices Beetle Turbo R-Line with a six-speed manual transmission starts at 30 thousand 135 dollars (22 thousand 970 euros).