Volkswagen debuted a new, sport-inspired midsize sedan at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show. The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Gran Turismo– which rollovers the looks of the Sport Coupe Concept GTE Volkswagen initially displayed in 2015– welcomes the “four-door coupe” body design with a long hood and raked roofline. And it will use an effective engine to support those looks.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Trims and Features
Three trims have actually been verified for the Arteon. The base trim will come basic with LED headlamps and taillights, keyless entry and start, an eight-speaker infotainment system with USB input, automatic climate control, power-adjustable front seats, and a leather steering wheel with paddle shifters (on DSG-equipped models). The 2 higher-tier trims will receive 18-inch wheels, special exterior accents, heated front seats, and leather and suede upholstery with contrast stitching. The Arteon R-Line will provide a more aggressive feel and look, with a special steering wheel and bumpers. An Elegance trim will be focused on luxury and use more chrome exterior trim pieces. Additional upgrades will include a head-up display and an all-new infotainment system with a 9.2-inch touchscreen interface and gesture control.
Volkswagen will likewise debut several safety features in the 2019 Arteon. An upgraded adaptive cruise control system will instantly adjust travelling speed based on published speed limits. New adaptive headlamps will forecast upcoming curves and change instructions accordingly. The brand-new Emergency Assist system will slow the car down and, if possible, steer on the shoulder should the driver ended up being incapacitated. The Arteon will have a somewhat longer wheelbase than the comparable size Passat yet have slightly less overall length thanks to short front and rear overhangs. This should translate into a spacious front seat and great rear legroom (although four-door coupes generally do not prosper when it pertains to rear headroom).
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Engine
A number of engine choices are offered, but not all of them will make the journey to U.S. shores. A turbocharged 2.0-liter making 188 horsepower, powering the front wheels via a seven-speed, dual-clutch automated transmission, will certainly be used and will be extremely familiar to American customers. A more powerful 276-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder, which will feature a seven-speed automatic and all-wheel drive, will be used in Europe. There’s no word yet whether this hotter engine will be offered in the United States, however if exactly what you’re wishing for is a proper child Audi A7 now might be the time to begin a petition or e-mail campaign. No diesel choices will be provided in this country. U.S. fuel economy price quotes have likewise not yet been launched.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Release Date
VW is calling it the Arteon but the variation due to reach the United States in mid-2018, as a 2019 model, will possibly be the CC when again. While the CC has actually never been a huge seller here, in the lack of the Phaeton it assists fill the crucial flagship sedan function for VW.
Incoming search terms:
- vw arteon 2019 r line