The first new items will be auto markets of the US and Europe. After the upgrade, the car became even more stylish and has got the luxurious interior.
German company Volkswagen has presented the updated model Arteon. Recall that the debut in Europe took place in 2018 and in the U.S. she made her debut in 2019. And now you can watch the updated version, which is positioned as the model 2021. One of the innovations will be the body type Shooting Brake, however it will only be available for European buyers. And the us dealers will receive the car only in the classic version of the liftback.
It is noteworthy that Europe and the US machine will have a different powerplant. In Europe the main emphasis is on hybrid propulsion system with a return of 215 HP and powerful modification Arteon R with a capacity of 315 HP In the hybrid version on the same electric can be overcome 56 kilometers.
The liftback will get three different trim levels – SE, SEL, R-Line and SEL Premium R-Line. Under the hood, the American version is no alternative 2.0-litre turbo engine that is capable of producing 268 HP at 350 Nm of torque. As transmission uses an 8-step “automatic”. For more advanced modifications of SEL R-Line and SEL Premium R-Line there are options with all-wheel drive system.
The Volkswagen took the unusual step and decided to provide a sports version of the R-Line is not only options, but also externally. Designers have significantly modified the front part of the car – he’s got a different grille, modified bumper, and a led strip between the headlights. The rear of the car has changed not so much – note the original look of the rear lights, and the version of R-Line equipped with a special bumper for the integration of the dual exhaust pipes.
The interior of the car was a premium in the new Arteon uses the highest quality materials. The front panel is covered with artificial leather with embossing.
The control of the climate control brought to a new level – he’s got a more intuitive interface and uses touch-sensitive keys. But multimedia system for Europe and the United States will be a little different – the European buyers will receive the most modern complex VIB MIB3 exclusively with the touch interface, but for the United States decided to leave the number of physical buttons.
Updated Arteon in the opening configuration is equipped with a digital instrument panel with a large screen, a Keyless entry system in salon. Also, the new database will get a system of monitoring of blind zones and prevent frontal collisions. In the configuration of the SEL, R-Line besides, you can count on inductive charging panel and function of control lanes and traffic sign recognition.
Top of the range SEL Premium R-Line includes premium sound system with 12 speakers and also a powerful amplifier with Ethernet interface. A special seat will get atmospheric lighting – choose from 30 different colors, which had not met before.