Volkswagen unveils all-new Arteon in Geneva

Volkswagen has launched its all-new Arteon to the European market at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show in Switzerland.

The Arteon is a four-door coupe that was developed to succeed the CC and rank above the globally successful Passat. Volkswagen’s new sports car offers a design full of elegance and fastback styling.

In addition, the Arteon features Volkswagen’s new design language. In particular, the front end has been redesigned with the front grille bars extending to the three-dimensional LED headlights. It features a wide-opening tailgate and a spacious 563 liters of trunk space, which expands to 1,557 liters with the rear seats folded down.

The European model offers a gasoline and diesel engine for the powertrain. The top gasoline engine generates 280ps of maximum output.

Written by Minoru Moriwaki

(Translated by Masayuki Shikata)