Volkswagen Beetle 1.4 TSI was launched in Malaysia image

Volkswagen has recently announced the launch of the Beetle 1.4 TSI in Malaysia, where the model can now be bought by its future customers from RM179, 888.

According to the German based automaker, the Volkswagen Beetle 1.4 TSI is sitting in between the 1.2 TSI and the 2.0 TSI, with the first one costing RM139,888 and the seconds one 219,888. Prices for the 1.4 TSI Beetle will start at RM179,888 in Malaysia. Features found on the model in question include the Vienna leather seats, the RCD 510 touch screen, the six-CD audio system with eight speakers, the cruise control, dash pad finished in Piano black and some other tweaks.

The Volkswagen Beetle in question is powered by a 1.4 liter TSI engine which is producing a total output of 160 PS at 5,800 rpm and it has a peak torque of 240 Nm, available between 1,500 and 4,500 rpm. The unit is mated to a seven-speed DSG transmission, which is helping the model accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.3 seconds, before reaching a top speed of 207 km/h.