The VW Beetle Dune has been uncovered at the 2014 Detroit engine show in what VW says is an ‘idea with close creation auto plan’ (wink, wink) intended for those into this new game. The Dune was the name given to the tough looking rendition of the Polo, sold in the UK between 2004-2008, and this Beetle takes after the same recipe. It’s intended to at any rate look as though it can go where different Beetles can’t driving through rough terrain, on mud, sand and snow even of there’s not an extraordinary arrangement changed under its Arizona yellow body.
Additionally part of the Dune’s out-of-towner look is a new arrangement of guards and another cap. The front cook’s garment’s been dealt with to brushed aluminum supplements, and shaper, more forceful look with honeycomb network. Thrown your eyes up over the Dune’s nose and past the bi-xenon headlights, and you’ll see the dark honeycomb hood vents and obviously the dark rooftop, which is done with a shine dark spoiler.
Volkswagen is promising to fabricate a generation adaptation of the 2014 Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept, yet unmistakably the automaker isn’t prepared to make a major complain about the driving through rough terrain Beetle just yet. The official declaration was made the previous summer in a short video where generation of the car and convertible were quickly said, and now the high-riding Beetle has apparently been affirmed for the U.S. market in a similarly unassuming way.
Crushed in nearly as a reference in the official declaration appearing four Beetle idea vehicles at the New York Auto Show a week ago, Volkswagen’s public statement said that the Dune will “touch base in merchant showrooms in mid 2016.” Considering that the idea was initially revealed finally year’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, this truly doesn’t come as that enormous of an astonishment.
As a refresher, the Beetle Dune Concept was taller and more extensive than a standard Beetle, and it utilized the same powertrain as the turbocharged Beetle R-Line. The issue here is that the Beetle is front-wheel drive, and it would be a gigantic missed open door if VW constructs the Dune as the same.
The Dune sits 50mm higher than Beetle normal, as well, while it’s 12mm longer because of the ski-rack on the bootlid. The front and back tracks are more extensive, as well, with those 19in amalgams, while the Dune logo advises you that you’re in an auto that looks back to Baja’s rough terrain soul.
The standard Beetle lodge, which is outline driven in any case to give the Beetle some retro appeal, has been kitted out with games seats secured in an extraordinary “Gobi” material and cowhide combo, with yellow sewing. There’s an elastic floor on the ground and additionally a snatch handle on the traveler side, supplanting the ‘Insect Box’, while aluminum emphasizes, which see a Dune logo embellished as a ‘visual highlight’, give an impression quality. There’s a 7.7in high-res natural LED touchscreen in the middle, keeping in mind the instrument bunch stays simple, the Arizona yellow tint on the demonstrate auto’s outside has been laid on set up of the standard white dials.
Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept 2014 Design Interior Exterior