An elongated contoured and long wheelbase give this premium model an abundance of space and a highly distinctive profile. Sporting a wrap-around bonnet and frameless side windows, the Arteon exudes quality and elegance in the style of a classical fastback saloon.
Inside, the story of luxury continues particularly with the new R-Line trim. Multifunction, leather sports steering wheel bearing the “R-Line” badge and decorative stitching is complemented by “Silver Rise” inlays in brushed aluminium. The look-and-feel of the cockpit is truly inspirational.
In keeping with modern design, LED lamps are a token of the new Arteon’s potency. The standard sweeping LED indicators featured in the R-Line and Elegance models are a striking, safety-enhancing feature adding to the dynamic appearance.
The new Arteon affords an incomparable field of vision with the optional panoramic tilting/sliding sunroof teamed with the pleasant ambient lighting inside are certain to brighten your day, whatever the weather.
Made to enjoy every journey, lean back and relish in the exquisite interior with its exclusive materials and comfort. The standard 6-way "ergoComfort" seats in Nappa leather in the colours “mistral grey” and “raven grey” provide special support to the back.
Functions and Display
The multifunction leather steering wheel lets you stay in charge of your information while on the move. And with the innovative Active Info display, content such as rev counter, speedometer and mileage indicator –are arranged in your direct line of sight at the heart of the dash display.
Easy open/close boot
Offering a healthy 563 litres of luggage space, the boot is generously proportioned by fastback limousine standards. And thanks to the optional easy-open and close functions, a flick of the foot under the rear of the vehicle to open and close again at the touch of a button.
The optional Discover Pro navigation system is the Infotainment system for the especially discerning driver. With innovative gesture control, it's easy to move around in the main menu or – with a single hand movement – to switch from radio station to radio station or from song to song, for example.
The optional Head-up Display presents key driving information directly in your field of vision. Speed, traffic signs and assistance systems, as well as warning and navigation messages, are pushed directly to the high-quality head-up display on the windscreen.
Operate the most important functions of your smartphone from the centre console. Telephony, messaging and music are available at the touch of a button. At Volkswagen, we call this App-Connect.
Dynamic Light Assist
The standard “Dynamic Light Assist” package optimises illumination of the carriageway by controlling the main beam automatically and ensuring greater visibility on the road.
The standard Lane Assist function helps to prevent accidents caused by drivers unintentionally wandering out of their lane.
Keeping an eye on what’s around: the optional Area View function. Area View feeds live images from around your Arteon straight into the cockpit.
Pure driving pleasure: the XDS electronic differential lock delivers improved traction and more responsive steering around bends, i.e. more agility during fast cornering. XDS is standard on 4motion engines.
The optional park and steer assistant Park Assist manoeuvres you elegantly into your parking space. All you have to do is operate the accelerator, the clutch and the brake. The system takes care of the rest.
Advanced dynamic cornering light
The standard Advanced dynamic cornering light illuminates bends in the road before you even start to turn the wheel. This means that you can see – and be seen – much better on winding roads.