The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Has Made its US Debut

Chicago 2018 All New 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Almost Here Finally

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"The Arteon combines the design elements of a traditional sports vehicle with the elegance and space of a fastback", says Klaus Bischoff, head of design for the Volkswagen brand. Overhangs at the front and rear are shorter than in the CC, and the auto is slightly wider and about the same height by comparison. "Arteon has the style and performance of a luxury Gran Turismo for about the price of a fully loaded midsize sedan". Based on the Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB) that underlies most of the newly-emerging VW models, the Arteon is over five inches (127 mm) longer than the outgoing CC, at 111.9 inches (2,842.3mm) in length. Arteon's wheelbase is more than 5 inches longer than the CC and also features shorter overhangs. Compared to the CC, Arteon features a more cab-backward design.

The stylish Volkswagen Arteon has a wide and a coupe-like design.

Eye-catching exterior details include a grille that stretches across the width of the sedan's front, curved full LED units, chrome accents, and a "sizeable rear hatch with integrated spoiler".

Arteon is offered with standard 18-inch alloy wheels, though 19s are available. Arteon comes standard with tri-zone automatic climate control and heated leatherette-wrapped thrones for your rump's pleasure.

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The Volkswagen Digital Cockpit is available, offering drivers a reconfigurable display of key data and the ability to position navigation data front and center for easy viewing.

Add to that a Dynaudio audi system, panoramic sunroof, power (open and close) trunk as well as a host of drive assist technologies like automatic emergency braking, and you have yourself an inviting and relaxing luxury vehicle.

Pricing for the 2019 Arteon was not released. These systems include the class-exclusive Automatic Post-Collision Braking System and a reactive hood.

The Volkswagen CC is officially done and is being replaced by the 2019 VW Arteon. 4Motion all-wheel drive is optional. The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon will offer a six-year, or 72,000-mile warranty. After being sold in Europe, the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is now ready for the US market.

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