2017 Volkswagen Beetle vs 2017 Ford Fiesta

Spirited performance and endless fun both come standard on many a subcompact vehicle, which has made the market segment a favorite for everyone, from drivers just starting out to busy professionals looking for an efficient way around town. What this means for you as a consumer is that there are plenty of models that all demand your attention, but throughout the years only two have been able to deliver the consistency and positive attitude that you deserve; the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle and 2017 Ford Fiesta are two of the top subcompact models in the industry, based on their quirky styling cues and fun-loving auras. But how well do they match up?

Our team at New Century Volkswagen is dedicated to helping you learn about the models that hold your interest the most, so we've compiled some research on the Beetle and Fiesta models. Let's jump in and see what these two subcompact flagbearers bring to the table!

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2017 Beetle vs 2017 Fiesta
$19,995 MSRP $13,660
1.8-liter turbocharged Inline 4 / 170 hp  Base Engine / Horsepower 1.6-liter Inline 4 / 120 hp
24 city / 33 highway Fuel Economy 31 city / 41 highway
Up to 29.9 cubic feet Cargo Volume Up to 25.4 cubic feet

2017 Volkswagen Beetle Glendale CA

Obviously, if you're looking for affordability and economy above all else, your options aren't much better than either the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle in Glendale CA or 2017 Ford Fiesta. Though you can expect greater efficiency (and overall driving range) for the price from the Fiesta, the Beetle offers a more adrenaline-packed experience thanks to its turbocharged base engine. In addition, the Beetle can also provide more interior cargo volume (or leather-stitched seating if you're taking passengers along for the ride), and you can ride with the knowledge that everyone (or thing) inside will be kept safe from harm. This is because of a laundry list of class-leading driver assistance innovations on board the Beetle, which makes it a top choice for just about anyone. In turn, the Beetle has been awarded a 5 star overall NHTSA safety rating, something many other vehicles just can't lay claim to.

If you're interested in learning more about the 2017 VW Beetle or would like to schedule a test drive near Los Angeles CA, feel free to contact our sales team here at New Century Volkswagen. We'll get you behind the wheel and help you with anything you'd like to know about its features, specifications and all other abilities. Stop in and see our team today!

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