Volkswagen Arteon 2.0 TDI 200 R Line 5dr DSG Review

Category: Executive car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
Volkswagen Arteon facelift front
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RRP £40,275What Car? Target Price£34,610
Review

The Volkswagen Arteon is good to drive, stylish and amazingly practical when considered in the company of other coupés, and even some saloons in the executive car class. The low-speed ride can be a bit thuddy especially on big wheels, but this a spacious and reasonably efficient mile-muncher.

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This sporty-looking trim ditches the fancy suspension and driver assistance features of Elegance for 19in wheels, racier bumpers, tinted windows and a sunroof. One to avoid.

The range-topping diesel engine, although we’re yet to drive it.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH7.9 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

51.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

563

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

145

g/km

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