Volkswagen Beetle

From RM 137,620 - 152,390
RM 1,539 | 9 years
RM 1,866 | 7 years
RM 2,456 |  5 years


  • Comfortable
  • Unique
  • User-friendly technology

Variant of the model

OTR Price
2018 Volkswagen Beetle TSI Sport
RM 152,390
RM 2,067.06
2018 Volkswagen Beetle TSI Design
RM 137,620
RM 1,866.72
2018 Volkswagen Beetle TSI Sport
OTR Price Monthly
RM 152,390 RM 2,067.06
2018 Volkswagen Beetle TSI Design
OTR Price Monthly
RM 137,620 RM 1,866.72
Car loan monthly installment
3 Years
RM 4,244.06
/ Month
5 Years
RM 2,720.16
/ Month
7 Years
RM 2,067.06
/ Month
Based on 90% loan amount with fixed-rate interest at 3.8%

Monthly installment (RM)
RM 2,296.73
Car Price (RM)
Down Payment (RM)

* This digital calculator is for demonstrating purposes only. The amounts, interest rates, and terms are varied according to both parties. The result in every case is approximate. It is not conclusive and is subject to terms and conditions from the respective financial institutions.




First launched in 2012, Volkswagen Beetle has entered the market and later facelifted to better upgrades after a couple of years. Today, the Beetle line-up now consists of two variants which are Design and Sport. Both models are powered by DSG 7-speed transmission and ready to put everything into gear.

In 2018, the price for a single VW Beetle 1.2 TSI Sport is RM152, 390 and RM 4,209 for its insurance cost. Both models pay an amount of roadtax of RM 55.


Body Dimensions

VW Beetle dimensions are 4,278 mm L x 1808 mm W x 17486 mm H. Wheelbase is 2537mm.

Front View

The Volkswagen Beetle has an iconic look for its bug-shaped and round-eyed headlamps. One could notice the front bumper which has been revamp and combined with a touch of chrome highlights really entices the whole front view of a Beetle.


VW Beetle is using Bi-Xenon Projector with LED Daytime Running Light which consumes less energy and longer life.


Tail Lamps

The LED taillights at the back match the Beetle bumper style.

Side Mirror

Manually foldable and manually adjustable side mirrors.


Using Electromechanical speed-sensitive power steering. Both front and rear brakes use ventilated and solid discs.


Tyres is 215/60 R16.



VW Beetle has black coloured dashboard and has two front reading lights with indirect dashboard lighting. The VW Beetle dashboard combines well with the Vienna leather seats where the whole area looks elegant with black colour.

Instrument Cluster

Looking at the instrument cluster, well equipped with a 6.5-inch touchscreen to navigate info and media, Then, it has cruise control settings with fuel consumption stats and backlit analogue.


As for the driver seat it is Manual Adjustable and holds 50:50 split folding. The VW Beetle has three doors and four seats. All seats are made of Vienna leather seat upholstery, so it is rather comfortable and has good material.

Storage Space

VW Beetle shares its similarities with two-door Golf where both have the same amount of storage and deep door bins. Also available for storage pockets on the backrest of front seats to insert items.

Cup Holders

This car is complete with 2 cup holders located at the front seat.

Charging Ports

Has a 12-volt socket in the centre console, one at front only.

Build Quality

The VW Beetle is built in body coloured dash pad, with leather handbrake lever and gearshift. Well-equipped with centre console in Platinum Grey and chrome trim for rotary light switch and Vienna leather seat upholstery.

Boot Space

Boot space of a VW Beetle holds a capacity of 310 litres, and when we flip the rear seats 910 litres of space has been removed. However, the stage created by the folded seats make the cargo area less functional. 


Active Safety

Available for active safety features such as Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) with Brake Assist (BA), Anti-skid Regulator (ASR), Brake pad wear indicator, Central locking system with Safe Lock, Child seat anchor for child seat system ISOFIX.

Next, also completed with Driver and front passenger airbags with front passenger airbag deactivation, combined side and thorax airbags for front passengers (four airbags in total).

Passive Safety

VW Beetle comes with Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill start assist, Park Distance Control (front and rear), Safety-optimised front headrests, Space and weight saving spare wheel, has Tool kit and jack, Warning signal and warning light for unfastened front seatbelts, Warning triangle, and 3-point seat belts with seat belt tensioners.

Driver Assistance

Other than having multi-function leather steering wheel with control for MFD, radio and telephone, VW Beetle also offers, front centre armrest, illuminated sun visors with vanity mirror, and an advanced six-inch touchscreen completed with navigation system.



VW Beetle Car-Net App-Connect has added a system such as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink which allow people to show smartphone’s compatibility on the touchscreen through USB connection.

Sound System

Well-equipped with Radio, CD, MP3 Composition Media 6.5-inch touchscreen display with USB, AUX-IN, SD Card, iPod/iPhone interface and Bluetooth with 8 speakers in total. Very good amplifier system, especially when we tune in light and easy songs.



The engine retains at 1.2-litre TSI turbocharged four-cylinder powerplant and the 7-speed DSG transmission.


When the 1,197 cc power source generates 103 hp at 5,000 rpm and 175 Nm of torque from 1,550 to 4,100 rpm, the engine accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 10.9 seconds and the top speed is 180 km/h. The combined fuel consumption is 5.5 l/100 km.


On the road, the 1.2 TSI feels strongest especially during the mid-range where it can ride on its strong wave of torque to get the Beetle up to speed. It has minor issues from slight turbo lag at slow crawling speeds but once the turbocharger gathers enough momentum, VW Beetle driving performance is at his A-game. Also, able to switch to conventional mode



Driving a VW Beetle is convenient as it has Climatronic air conditioning system with 2-zone temperature control, Front sports seats with height adjustment and lumbar support. Added to that, it also offers paddle shifters, and has cruise control driving aspects.

Ride Comfort

For a car that has 3 doors and four seats, the ride is enjoyable and single people would enjoy driving a Beetle where it is well equipped from the design and multi-functional features that offers high advanced technology with excellent cast of safety standards included.

Sound Insulation

VW Beetle 1.2 TSI has a great exhaust note and is superior especially on the street where less noise is produced giving a relaxing ride. 

Wrap Up


Love Bug or Beetle is famous among women, single individuals or small families as it is a small and compact car to drive. Overall, the features and specifications are high in advanced technology although boot space is small and less convenient to put large items or luggage.

Driving a Beetle gives people an easy and breezy ride whilst having the ambiance of going to back hometown with a super stylish automobile. Not only does it have great performance on motorways, but with its seven-speed dual-clutch transmission hitting that 1.8 turning radius, one may have an exciting  drive with partner or friends in the most joyful times.

There are seven different colours of VW Beetle which are Blue Silk. Bottle Green, Dark Bronze, Habanero Orange, Pure White, Tornado Red, and White Silver.


Service & Maintenance
Mileage (km) 15,000 30,000 45,000 60,000 75,000 90,000 105,000 120,000
Month 12 24 36 48 60 72 84 96
Engine Oil 267.54 267.54 267.54 267.54 267.54 267.54 267.54 267.54
Oil Filter 85.80 85.80 85.80 85.80 85.80 85.80 85.80 85.80
Drain Plug 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90
Drain Plug Washer 10.90 10.90 10.90 10.90 10.90 10.90 10.90 10.90
Brake Fluid - 165.40 - 165.40 - 165.40 - 165.40
Air Filter - - - - - 173.90 - -
Air Con Filter - - - 186.40 - - - 186.40
Spark Plug - - - 546.00 - - - 546.00
V Belt - - - 233.50 - - - 233.50
V Belt Tensioner - - - 432.00 - - - 432.00
V Belt Tensioner Bolt - - - 13.70 - - - 13.70
Total Part Amount 381.14 546.54 381.14 1958.14 381.14 720.44 381.14 1958.14
Labor Charge 144.00 320.00 208.00 544.00 208.00 400.00 208.00 544.00
Service Tax (6%) 8.64 19.20 12.48 32.64 12.48 24.00 12.48 32.64
Grand Total 533.78 885.74 601.62 2534.78 601.62 1144.44 601.62 2534.78
Optional Services :
Air Filter 149.80 149.80 149.80 149.80 149.80 149.80 149.80 149.80
Fuel Additive 164.00 164.00 164.00 164.00 164.00 164.00 164.00 164.00
Air Con Interior Cleaning 95.00 95.00 95.00 95.00 95.00 95.00 95.00 95.00
Air Con Service 200.00 200.00 200.00 200.00 200.00 200.00 200.00 200.00
1.Service & maintenance to be carried out at intervals based on every mileage(km) or month that whichever comes first.
2. Service & maintenance prices may vary for West Malaysia
3. Service & maintenance prices may vary if there is any upgrade and changes by the carmaker.
4. All prices are subject to 6% Service tax, except for Langkawi and Labuan
5. The service job coverage is suggested at minimal replacement. The replacement may vary/alter based on user driving habits and car conditions.
6. Prices of parts and items are subject to change without any prior notice. Any parts and services updates mentioned may subject to additional charges.
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