Volkswagen Arteon 2017: the successor of the CC shows up with a stylish image

After a lot of spy photos, teaser and different advances published by the own Volkswagen, finally the new flagship of the German manufacturer has been unveiled. The new Volkswagen Arteon 2017 is already a reality and in a matter of a few hours will make his debut in society during the Geneva Auto show in march 2017. However, we can already take a look at this sedan-image-sporty and stylish will come to the market to take the place of outgoing Volkswagen CC. Let’s take a look at the pictures of their exterior.

Volkswagen Arteon 2017 - posterior

So is the new Volkswagen Arteon 2017.

Athletic, fluid, modern, and exclusive. Are some of the terms that come to head after to canvass all the details of the exterior design of the new Volkswagen Arteon. Klaus Bischoff, head designer behind the Arteon, has stressed that in the design process of the new model of Volkswagen have sought to combine elements of a classic sportscar with the elegance and space/practicality that offers a model type “fastback”.

Arteon, it’s called the replacement for the Volkswagen CC

In comparison with the rest of models that make up the range of Volkswagen, the Arteon known for having a front that is totally different. A huge hood, combined with a grid of important dimensions as well as a few LED headlights with lights for daytime running lights which offer an understated look and interesting. His design was anticipated by the Volkswagen Sport Coupé Concept GTE.

If we focus our attention on your side, we can see a flowing line of waist which will marking up the area later. And speaking of behind, their forms very marked along with a group of lights horizontal design and LED technology, offering a modern urbanite. To all this we must add numerous finishes and chrome accents spread throughout the exterior as well as the alloy wheels of 18 inches. The package R-Line will allow us to choose a version that emphasizes the soul of the sport Arteon.

Volkswagen Arteon 2017

The new Volkswagen Arteon will come to occupy the position of the Volkswagen CC. The alternative more sporty and exclusive to the Passat.

Mounted on the MQB platform Volkswagen, measured 4.862 mm long and 1.871 mm wide and 1.427 mm high, while its wheelbase stands at the 2.841 mm on the other hand, his trunk cubic 563 litres that can be increased up to 1.557 litres if you folded down the rear seats. Their measures will help to convey a message of vehicle with a deep dynamic character.

Leaving to one side your outside and taking a look at the images of cabin, we wrapped a familiar feeling of being in front of a well known model. Will incorporate the latest generation of the system of info-entertainment Discover Pro Volkswagen with touch screen of 9.2 inches as well as a few trimmed with premium quality and a few garrisoned care to detail.

The technological endowment at the level of leisure, entertainment and safety will be the most complete and advanced that we find in a vehicle that has the logo of Volkswagen. The Digital Cockpit provides a plus futuristic in the passenger compartment, while the various driving aids that are available make us feel very comfortable behind the wheel of a vehicle that will grab the attention of the rest of the drivers. Among other systems include the adaptive cruise control (ACC), assistant to the warning lane departure, light, curve, dynamic, proactive, or the wizard of lane change active.

Volkswagen Arteon 2017 - interior

Interior of the new Volkswagen Arteon 2017.

Going to the (mechanic of the new Volkswagen Arteon, we will find a very wide range in which you can opt for diesel and gasoline engines. At the time of its launch, there will be a selection of six engines, (all turbocharged and with direct injection). The all-wheel drive 4Motion will be available for some of them, while the great majority are offered with a configuration of front-wheel drive. In the following table we detail all the opciones:

Motor Potencia Transmisión
1.5 TSI Evo 150 HP (110 kW) Manual 6v / DSG 7v
2.0 TSI 190 HP (140 kW) DSG 7v
2.0 TSI 280 HP (206 kW) DSG 7v + 4Motion
2.0 TDI 150 HP (110 kW) Manual 6v / DSG 7v
2.0 TDI 190 HP (140 kW) Manual 6v / DSG 7v / 4Motion (optional)
2.0 TDI 240 HP (176 kW) DSG 7v + 4Motion

¿When it will come to the
market?
The new Volkswagen Arteon will go on sale in Germany (and by
both at the european level) from the
month of June
. It will be manufactured in the facility that Volkswagen has in the
German town of Emden. For now it is unknown the price that will be though
it will be more expensive than the Volkswagen Passat.

The new Volkswagen Arteon 2017 in video.