2019 Volkswagen Arteon U.S. Debut, Release Date and Features
The Chicago Auto Show, which is the largest automotive show in the United States, is often utilized by the major automakers for unveilings and debuts of their new vehicles. This year was no different, for the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon just made its U.S. debut at the show.
Interior Design of 2019 VW Arteon
The 2019 Arteon, which is expected to be released in summer/early fall 2018, is the successor to the Volkswagen CC, which was discontinued. It is slightly larger than the CC and has more athletic styling, with a more planted stance and a coupe-like silhouette. The Arteon comes standard with LED headlights and taillights, a chrome grille, chrome window surround, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and a rear decklid spoiler.
[Update: Volkswagen is delaying the release of the 2019 VW Arteon. It’s now expected to arrive at dealerships in early 2019.]
2019 VW Arteon Interior Features
Inside the Arteon, the cabin is very spacious and comfortable, with standard leatherette seating surfaces, heated front seats, and the three-zone Climatronic automatic climate control. The Arteon also offers an available massaging driver’s seat, heated rear seats and Nappa leather seating surfaces. On the multimedia front, the Arteon comes standard with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration.
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2019 VW Arteon
The 2019 Arteon delivers an exhilarating driving experience with its sophisticated 2.0-liter turbocharged TSI engine, which produces 268-hp and 258 pound-feet of torque. The engine, which is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, comes with Start-Stop technology for enhancing efficiency. With its many advanced driver assistance technologies, the Arteon provides a very safe ride. This includes the standard rearview camera, Blind Spot Monitor, Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, as well as available Parking Steering Assistant and Adaptive Cruise Control.