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Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC) < 2014 VW Beetle Trims & Specs - Volkswagen of America

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Crash-optimized front end Standard
Fully galvanized sheet metalStandard
Halogen headlights with clear, lightweight, chip-resistant polycarbonate lensesStandard
Daytime Running Lights (DRL)Standard
Headlights-on warning tone (tone sounds when driver's door is open and ignition key is removed)Standard
Body colored mirrorsStandard
Heated power side mirrors Standard
Chrome trim on running boardsStandard
215/55 R17 17" all-weather tires Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)Standard
Temporary-use spare tireStandard
17-inch Turbine wheels Standard
Heated windshield washer nozzlesStandard
Windshield wipers, variable intermittentStandard
Body colored bumpersStandard
Black GrilleStandard
Cruise controlStandard
Electric rear window defrosterStandard
Integrated armrests in front door panelsStandard
Front and rear carpet floor matsStandard
Speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, coolant temperature gauge, fuel gauge and outside temperatureStandard
Multi-function trip computer with trip time, trip length, average trip speed, average trip fuel consumption, current fuel consumption, and miles to empty Standard
2 radio-frequency remote transmitter key fobs with lock, unlock, rear trunk release, and panic buttonStandard
Two 12V power outletsStandard
Interior front center dome light with time delay and two reading lightsStandard
4-position, 3-color ambient lightingStandard
Automatic locking feature (doors lock when vehicle reaches 8 mph, unlock automatically upon airbag deployment) 1)Standard
Driver and passenger door-mounted power lock/unlock switches for central locking systemStandard
Driver and passenger visor vanity mirrorsStandard
8 speakersStandard
Sound system with MP3- and WMA-compatible in-dash CD player, AM/FM radioStandard
AUX-in for portable audio playersStandard
Bluetooth® with audio streaming 2)Standard
Media Device Interface (MDI) with iPod® cableStandard
3-point safety belts for all rear seating positionsStandard
LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children), child seat anchor pointsStandard
Driver and front passenger, front airbag supplemental restraint system 1)Standard
Combined curtain and side air bag system for front seat passengers 1)Standard
Front seat safety belt pretensioners with load limitersStandard
Safety belt Emergency Locking Retractors (ELR) for all seating positionsStandard
Height-adjustable front seat beltsStandard
Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS)Standard
Buckle switch for airbag sensorsStandard
Steering wheel, deformable/collapsible upon impactStandard
Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS)Standard
Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR)Standard
Crash optimized pedal controlsStandard
Driver seat with adjustable lumbar supportStandard
Front seatback storage pocketsStandard
6-way manually adjustable front seatsStandard
Easy entry system (front seats can be moved forward for easy access to rear seats)Standard
Height-adjustable headrestsStandard
Heated front seats Standard
50/50 split folding rear seatStandard
Leather-wrapped, multi-function sport steering wheelStandard
Height adjustable and telescoping steering column Standard
Steering wheel, deformable/collapsible upon impactStandard
Theft-deterrent steering columnStandard
Blinker control stalk with lane change featureStandard
Kaeferfach heritage-inspired gloveboxStandard
Front center armrest with storage compartmentStandard
Chrome trim on rotary light switchStandard
2 front grab handles Standard
Body color dashboard and interior trim Standard
Remote release for trunkStandard
V-Tex leatherette seating surfacesStandard
Air vents in instrument panelStandard
Climatic air-conditioning with pollen filterStandard
Power windows with pinch protection; front windows with automatic 1-touch feature, operable from driver's side onlyStandard
Manual height adjustment for front seatsStandard
Volkswagen Car-Net™connected car featuresStandard
Hard shell battery box protectionStandard
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)Standard
Power-assisted front vented disc brakesStandard
2.5L, 20-valve, DOHC, in-line 5-cylinder engine; 170 hp, 177 lbs/ft of torqueStandard
Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC)Standard
Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR)Standard
Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (EBD)Standard
Electronic Differential Lock (EDL)Standard
Engine Braking Assist (EBA)Standard
5-speed manual transmissionStandard
Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA)Standard
6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport modeOption
Front wheel driveStandard
Standard suspensionStandard
Rear disc brakesStandard
Hydraulic steering systemStandard
Candy WhiteOption
Tornado RedOption
Platinum Gray MetallicOption
Toffee Brown MetallicOption
Yellow RushOption
Denim BlueOption
Moonrock Silver MetallicOption
Titan Black V-tex leatherette seating surfacesOption
Beige V-tex leatherette seating surfacesOption
Reflex Silver MetallicOption
12-year/unlimited mileage Limited Warranty against Corrosion Perforation 3)Standard
5-year/60,000-mile (whichever occurs first) Powertrain Limited Warranty 3)Standard
3-year/36,000-mile (whichever occurs first) New Vehicle Limited Warranty 3)Standard
2-year/24,000-mile (whichever occurs first) No-Charge Scheduled Carefree Maintenance™ Program 4)Standard
3-year/36,000-mile (whichever occurs first) Roadside Assistance* 5)Standard
  • 1) Airbags are supplemental restraints only and will not deploy under all crash circumstances. Always use safety belts and seat children only in the rear, using restraint systems appropriate for their size and age.
  • 2) Requires compatible device.
  • 3) See dealer or warranty booklet for details.
  • 4) The Volkswagen Carefree Maintenance Program covers the vehicle’s scheduled maintenance for two years or 24,000 miles, whichever occurs first, on 2014 models. Some restrictions apply. See dealer or vehicle maintenance program booklet for details.
  • 5) Roadside Assistance provided by a third party.