2018 Volkswagen Beetle

2018 Volkswagen Beetle

2018 Fiat

2018 Fiat 500


2018 Volkswagen Beetle vs. 2018 Fiat 500


2018 Volkswagen Beetle Price and Configurations

The 2018 Volkswagen Beetle comes in 5 different trim level configurations while the 2018 Fiat 500 comes in 6 different models. The following table details an approximate comparison in baseline MSRP for each comparable trim level:

2018 Volkswagen Beetle

VW Beetle S: Starts at $20,220*

Fiat 500 Hatch Pop: Starts at $16,245

VW Beetle S with Style and Comfort: Starts at $21,695*

Fiat 500 Cabrio Pop: Starts at $17,740

VW Beetle Coast: Starts at $23,130*

Fiat 500 Hatch Lounge: Starts at $19,745

Beetle SE: Starts at $24,020*

Fiat 500 Hatch Abarth: Starts at $20,495

Beetle Dune: Starts at $26,790*

Fiat 500 Cabrio Lounge: Starts at $21,240


Fiat 500 Cabrio Abarth: Starts at $21,990


There are, however, some key differences between the various MSRPs of the Fiat 500 and Beetle. The Fiat 500 focuses on lower-end pricing based on hatchback or non-hatchback configuration. The Beetle focuses on offering more luxury features at each tier.

Volkswagen Beetle Accessories

The 2018 Volkswagen Beetle outclasses the competition with its plethora of unique accessories. With fun features like Beetle Eyelashes, custom mirror caps, body kits, exhaust tips, and more, you’ll have a variety of accessories from which to choose in order to customize your Beetle to your heart’s content.

2018 Volkswagen Beetle

Fiat 500 Reviews

The 2018 Fiat 500 has received less-than-stellar reviews. Car and Driver gave the Fiat 500 a 2.5 star rating as a result of its poor horsepower and lack of features when compared to to its competitor, the Beetle. Other issues with the Fiat 500 include lower-quality plastics in the interior, fewer bells and whistles at lower price points, and some odd design choices that leave many professional reviewers scratching their heads. Unfortunately for the 2018 Fiat 500, it looks like it isn’t going to live up to the hype.

*Prices exclude transportation, taxes, title, other options, and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.