VW Announces 2012 Beetle Black Turbo Launch Edition

VW has officially started taking orders for the all-new 2012 Beetle. If you’re super excited to get your hands on the new Beetle, VW is offering a limited-edition Black Turbo Launch Edition, which is only available through Vehicle Pre-Order (VPO) program.

The Black Turbo Launch Edition is the first Beetle that is available for order. The Black Turbo launch edition is fitted with Volkswagen‘s DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission and the 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that puts out 200 horsepower and 207 lb-ft. of torque.

It comes standard with Bluetooth, iPod connectivity, three-color ambient lighting, larger brakes with red calipers, an additional glovebox, sport cloth seating surfaces, eight-speaker sound system, 18-inch alloy wheels, a rear spoiler, alloy pedals and foglights.

A $495 reservation fee goes towards the final purchase of their 2012 Beetle Black Turbo launch edition model, which starts at $24,950.