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Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept Launch Date – A Volkswagen Off Road Concept Car Automobile News
A VW off-road concept was revealed and after the Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept Launch Date this concept near production car will start running on the road. Volkswagen has revealed the Beetle Dune concept car in the 2014 Detroit Autoshow and a lot of buzz has been created for the Volkswagen Beetle Dune. As the Volkswagen has revealed, it is a Concept-near-production car for the Volkswagen and hence the concept will immediately go for the production of the car. Hence, market is expecting that the Volkswagen will launch the Volkswagen Beetle Dune in 2014 only. Authenticate sources also reveal that Volkswagen is going to set the launch date of Volkswagen Beetle Dune around 3rd or 4th quarter of 2014 and in the 2014 only, we will be able to see the Beetle Dune available at the dealer place.
Let me bring to your notice that Dune name is not the first time used by the Volkswagen for it’s car model. Back in 2004-2008, Volkswagen gave the name ‘Dune’ to it’s rougged-looking ‘POLO’ in UK. Volkswagen is repeating same naming concept for Beetle also and it’s rugged-looking version of Beetle is also given a name Beetle Dune. It is a on-road – off-road concept car of original Beetle which will be able to ride in any kind of roads or Sands, mud and snow. In short in all places where it is not foreseen for the existing VW beetle to go. Volkswagen has framed the Beetle Dune as a Buggy concept which is plenty of fun and excitement along with the sporty feeling.
Volkswagen Beetle Dune is powered by the 2.0 liter direct-injected turbo four which powers the beetle turbo r-line . Beetle Dune’s engine will be capable of generating the 210 HP of power along with the torque of 208 lb-ft. Volkswagen Beetle dune will also have six-speed dual-clutch transmission as its base. Also, the ground clearance has also been increased by 2 inch and also Volkswagen increase the dimension of beetle dune. Beetle Dune is cider, 0.8 inch taller and 0.5 inch longer than the production model of the Beetle.
As the look is concerned, the Volkswagen Dune concept has Arizoona look which is yellowish-orange metallic shade on the exterior of the beetle which looks just awesome. In the interior, Beetle Dune is furnished with the exterior colors along with the infotainment system in the dashboard which is having a 7.7-inch AMOLED display. Also, the interior is given rugged-look as it is there in the exterior with multicolor seats. Though the beetle dune is assumed to be the off-road car, it is having a front-wheel drive.
Beetel is one of the iconic car of Volkswagen and let me tell you that this is not the first time when Volkswagen is showcasing the Beetle Concept. Around Fourteen years back, Volkswagen introduced a beetle dune concept which is a off road sport concept car. But due to some reasons, it could not make it to the roads. But now this time, it is assumed that it is a production ready concept and hope at this time it makes to the road. Also, now the technology and demand in the consumers has gone different in these fourteen years. So, now at this time, it will surely gone make to the market. Let’s see what happens.