2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI: Safety and Ratings
- The 2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI is identical to the 2012 standard Beetle in terms of its safety equipment.
The 2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI comes standard with dual forward airbags, side impact airbags for front seat passengers, and side curtain airbags that protect the heads of those occupying the front and rear seats. The Beetle TDI is also outfitted with electronic stability control and traction control free of charge.
2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Crash-Test Ratings: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has given the Volkswagen Beetle TDI a five-star side impact safety rating, as well as a four-star rollover rating. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has rated the Volkswagen Beetle TDI 'good' in front offset, side impact, rear crash protection, and roof strength tests.