VW has decided to release more photos of their Beetle Dune study, which is described as having a "near-production design". Everything about the car is feasible, and Volkswagen is “looking much more realistically towards a production vehicle,” which would become the sportiest Beetle ever – always according to the carmaker.
The car has a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine producing 207hp (210PS) and is mated to a six-speed DSG transmission. Still, that is good enough for a 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) acceleration of 7.3 seconds and a top speed of 227 km/h (141 mph).
Personally, I prefer winter over summer. I’m much better at handling the cold than I am at handling the heat. But let’s face it: the same doesn’t really go for a lot of people, and it certainly doesn’t go for most machinery. Cars, for example, are much better at handling those summer months than they are the icy winter ones. Read more
Accidents happen. When car accidents happen, certain safety features are activated. If the accident is severe enough, then you may end up with air bag deployment. But if you bought a used car, how do you know if the airbag will deploy when you need it most? Unscrupulous mechanics and thieves are stealing airbags and doing air bag “repairs” without any airbag being installed at all – which is why a free carfax is an imperative step in purchasing a used car. Read more