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2019 MINI MINI-Convertible vs. 2018 Volkswagen Beetle Review

Comparison Review

The MINI MINI-Convertible offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Volkswagen Beetle. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Volkswagen Beetle in the front seats.

With the Volkswagen Beetle you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the MINI MINI-Convertible, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The MINI MINI-Convertible is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Beetle. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The MINI MINI-Convertible and the Volkswagen Beetle have similar Destination Charges.

Since the MINI MINI-Convertible is much slimmer than the Volkswagen Beetle, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the MINI MINI-Convertible, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Volkswagen Beetle.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the MINI MINI-Convertible transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volkswagen Beetle.

The MINI MINI-Convertible has about the same turning radius as the Volkswagen Beetle, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the MINI MINI-Convertible is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Beetle.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Volkswagen Beetle. The MINI MINI-Convertible has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Volkswagen Beetle.

The basic warranty of the MINI MINI-Convertible is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volkswagen Beetle.

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2019 MINI

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MSRP*: $26,900 - $36,900

2018 Volkswagen

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MSRP*: $25,440 - $32,090
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City MPG: 22 - 28 26
Highway MPG: 31 - 37 33 - 34
Engine(s): I-3, Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 6 years/72,000 miles
Invoice*: $24,950 - $34,150 $24,422 - $30,807

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.