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Vehicle 2014 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible 1.8T w/Technology 2015 Maserati GranTurismo Convertible 2dr Conv GranTurismo MC Centennial
General
Body Style Convertible,CVT Convertible
EPA Classification SUBCOMP Subcompact Cars
Turbo Y n/a
Drive Train
City MPG 24 13
Combined MPG 27 15
Displacement (CC) 1798 4.7 L/286
Driveline FWD Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Ratio 3.87 3.73
Fuel Capacity (gal) 14.5 19.8
Fuel System DI Sequential MPI
Fuel Type Gas Premium Unleaded V-8
Gas Guzzler Tax $0 1700
Highway MPG 32 20
Horsepower @ RPM 170@6200 454 @ 7000
PowerToWeightRatio 19 n/a
RPM @ Peak Horsepower 6200 n/a
Standard Transmission 6 Speed Automatic n/a
Torque @ RPM 184@1500 384 @ 4750
Transmission Speeds 6 6
Transmission Type A Automatic w/OD
Type of Engine 1.8L I4 8 Cylinder Engine
Valves 16 n/a
Exterior
Curb weight (lbs) 3232 4350
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Maximum 4145 n/a
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Standard 4145 n/a
Overall Height (in) 58.0 53.3
Overall Length (in) 168.4 194.2
Overall Width (in) 71.2 75.4
Wheelbase (in) 100.0 115.8
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 7.1 6.1
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 39.3 n/a
Headroom rear (in) 37.6 n/a
Leg room front (in) 41.3 n/a
Leg room rear (in) 31.4 n/a
Passenger Volume 81 85
Seating Capacity - Maximum 4 4
Seating capacity - Standard 4 4
Shoulder room front (in) 55.3 n/a
Shoulder room rear (in) 43.1 n/a
Suspension
Front suspension IND Double Wishbone
Ground Clearance (in) 5.6 n/a
Rear Suspension IND Double Wishbone
Track Front 62.1 62.4
Track Rear 61.2 62.6
Towing
Tow Capacity (Maximum) NR n/a
Tow Capacity Standard NR n/a
Turning Radius
Steering Diameter Left 35.4 40.4
Steering Diameter Right 35.4 n/a
Warranty
Powertrain Miles 60000 50,000
Powertrain Time (Months) 60 48
Rust Time (Months) 144 n/a
Warranty - Basic Miles 36000 50,000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) 36 48






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