Volkswagen has launched a new convertible Beetle Dune 2016

Volkswagen has launched a new convertible Beetle Dune 2016

August 24, 2016 0 By autotimesnews

German carmaker Volkswagen has released a new car VW Beetle Dune 2016 model year. Novelty is the first representative of the “bugs” family with a folding roof.

The new German car VW Beetle Dune – is another representative of the beloved family of “bugs”, the machine has a golden body and a hinged roof. The concept of this model has been presented in 2014 at the Auto Show in Detroit.

In fact, the gold color is very sensitive to weather conditions. No wonder almost all commercial photos of the new VW Beetle Dune were made exclusively in the sunny weather. When the sun shine bad and heavy rainfall the luxury golden color disappear, so we wrote that this machine is designed for buyers of those cities, where almost always summer and the sun.

However, developers are also not stupid people, for the modification of the European VW Beetle Dune was coined by a special color, which seems also to gold, but in most cases it is perceived as a sandy-yellow.

Some motorists do not like so rich in color, but in this case the German novelty is not exactly for them, as the gold color is found even in the cabin: at the seat upholstery, the dashboard, the center console, and so on.

The idea of a “bug” version of Dune was born in the last century. German developers would come up with a machine that is suitable for countries such as Qatar, UAE, Jordan and so on. Where a large number of rich sheikhs and the sand dunes from here and the name of Dune.

Time has passed, it is clear that the sheikhs will be surprised by such machines, and do all color in a row in a golden color. Here are the 2016 VW Beetle Dune finally debuted, but, as we reported, new items will be sold completely in the other hemisphere.

For buyers there is a certain choice, you can buy a 1.2-liter version of the VW Beetle Dune, where the engine is able to generate power of 104 hp, and you can buy 148-hp 2.0-liter modification. The power plant operates in both cases with 6-speed manual gearbox or a 7-speed automatic transmission, it all depends on the buyer’s preferences.

The developers claim that their new product is very economical and consumes a small amount of fuel. 

[supsystic-slider id=46 position=”center”]