With its sleek and stylish design, spacious, sophisticated and luxurious interior, outstanding performance and many advanced technology features, the 2016 Volkswagen CC impresses on many levels. If you desire a car that effectively fulfills the role of a family sedan, but takes it up a notch in terms of luxury, then you'll be delighted with the new CC. In this 2016 Volkswagen CC vs 2016 Toyota Avalon comparision, we show how the CC favorably stacks up against one of its premium family sedan competitors.
The 2016 CC offers the more affordable option, with a base MSRP of $31,570, compared to $32,650 for the Avalon. Even with the lower price, the CC comes well-equipped with many premium features. Standard features include bi-xenon headlights with separate daytime running lights, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, 12-way power adjustable front seats with lumbar support, rearview camera, VW Car-Net smartphone integration, Bluetooth, 6.3-inch touchscreen, dual-zone climate control, power-adjustable and heated side view mirrors and an auto-dimming rear view mirror.
With the 2016 CC, consumers have a choice of two highly-advanced engines: a 2.0-liter turbocharged and direct-injected TSI four-cylinder engine that generates 200 horsepower or the 3.6-liter narrow-angle VR6 engine that produces 280 horsepower. The CC comes with a sport-tuned suspension to satisfy the driver looking for lively, involving handling coupled with a smooth, comfortable ride for daily driving. The flagship CC model comes standard with Volkswagen's superb 4Motion all-wheel-drive system for even more dynamic handling and nearly all-weather traction. Also, with a highway fuel economy of 32 mpg, you'll be saving plenty of money at the gas pump with the Volkswagen CC.
Offering a stylish, comfortable and refined interior, the 2016 CC really gives its passengers the VIP treatment. Each CC model features a blend of luxurious materials, rich textures and intuitive controls. V-Tex Leatherette or leather seating surfaces are offered and are available in both solid and two-tone color schemes. The front seats are heatable and come with standard 12-way power adjustment, including four-way power lumbar and adjustment for height. Also, electronic seat ventilation is included on the front seats of the VR6 4Motion Executive model. If you'd like to learn more about the 2016 Volkswagen CC or wish to take one for a test drive, then be sure to get in touch with us at Capistrano Volkswagen.