The VW Beetle 1.6 TDI is the saving champion of the VW Beetle successor series and to convince as a new car with very good performance with low consumption. As a VW Beetle 1.6 TDI cars, the bubble car is sold in the spring of 2012, thus completing the range of the diesel engine. In addition to the optional features of the VW rack like any other Beetle, working under the hood of a two-door 1.6 - liter diesel engine with common-rail technology. The four-cylinder, which is also installed in the VW Polo (90 and 105 hp) in the VW Beetle 1.6 TDI very powerful 105 hp and a maximum torque of 250 Nm. Over a 5 - speed manual transmission the VW Beetle 1.6 TDI depends very well on gas, so the sprint from zero to 100 km is done within 11.5 seconds. With a top speed of 180 km / h VW Beetle 1.6 TDI lies exactly in its field of competitors to MINI One or Suzuki Swift Sport. Despite its good performance, the VW Beetle 1.6 TDI cars are quite economical : After factory specifications, the vehicle is content with 4.5 liters of diesel per 100 kilometers.