2016 Volkswagen Beetle vs 2016 Mini Cooper

There is no doubt that the Volkswagen Beetle has quite the history and when we think of a VW Beetle there is usually something we associate it to such as a movie or an event in time. The Volkswagen Beetle is a two-door hatchback or convertible and gives customers a unique sense of styling. If you are interested in the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle, see our comparison of the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle vs 2016 Mini Cooper and see for yourself if the VW Beetle is the perfect vehicle for you.

The 2016 VW Beetle is powered by a 1.8-liter turbo four-cylinder engine that produces 170 horsepower which is quite a bit more than the Mini Cooper's standard 1.5-liter turbo three-cylinder engine that produces 134 horsepower. With a quick response and sharp handling the 2016 Beetle is still rated at 25 city mpg and 34 highway mpg. Volkswagen also offers a Beetle R-line which changes the engine to a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that is good for 210 horsepower. Both engines give customers a smooth and powerful boost and both engines have respectable fuel economy ratings.

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2016 Volkswagen Beetle VS 2016 Mini Cooper
15.4 Cubic Feet Cargo Volume 8.7 Cubic Feet
1.8-Liter Turbo 4-Cylinder  Engine 1.5-Liter Turbo 3-Cylinder
170 HP Horsepower 134 HP
Yes Convertible Yes

2016 Volkswagen Beetle Brookfield, WI

Though the exterior may deceive you, the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle offers a trunk size that is more comparable to a midsize sedan. The 2016 VW Beetle measures in at 15.4 cubic feet of cargo volume where the 2016 Mini Cooper only offers 8.7 cubic feet of cargo volume, the Beetle nearly doubles the amount the Mini Cooper offers. Customers are often very pleased at the base standard equipment found in the Beetle. Customers will find standard heated mirrors, keyless entry, Bluetooth, a 5-inch touchscreen and much more just on the base S trim alone. Higher trims add features such as a rearview camera, ambient lighting, sport seats, a panoramic sunroof, safety features and more.

Interested in the 2016 Volkswagen Beetle? Contact Hall Volkswagen for more information or use our online tool to schedule a test drive for the 2016 Beetle at Hall Volkswagen located in Brookfield, WI just 20 minutes from Milwaukee.

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