If it’s a surprise to you that the brand-new Volkswagen model is not an SUV, you should remember that Volkswagen has never been about following the crowd. The Volkswagen Arteon, launching with the 2019 model year is a hatchback vehicle, so it still manages to grant the same greater cargo capacity you would get if it were an SUV, without sacrificing the sportier feel of a sedan. Read on to learn more about what makes the Arteon a safe vehicle.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Hatchback
But who wants a hatchback in 2019 and beyond, especially if it costs far more than most hatchbacks that are built for budget driving? The answer is that the Volkswagen Arteon is meant to redefine the hatchback by bringing signature Volkswagen-style luxury to the hatchback form factor. And with luxury, comes ample technological features, especially safety technology.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Safety Features
Most of the vehicles made in the last couple of years have gotten in the habit of bringing driver-assist technologies along for the ride, and the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is no different. Even the most economical version of the Arteon has emergency braking assist, a pre- and post-collision detection system, blind-spot monitoring, and dusk-sensing headlamps. Going up the trim levels eventually includes more safety technology like adaptive, self-leveling headlights and a system that senses lane departure.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Technology Features
The technology on the Arteon includes other features that help people drivers and passengers safe. On the highest trim level, drivers get the convenience of a distraction-reducing steering wheel with transmission, cruise, and audio controls mounted on it. Front, side, and rear-view cameras aid drivers when parking and backing.
2019 Volkswagen Arteon Test Drive in Seattle, WA
Maybe it won’t be enough to just read about this car. If you need to see and feel the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon to know if you are really interested, contact us at Carter Volkswagen. Call, chat online, or just visit us on the lot to schedule your test drive in the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon or whatever vehicle catches your eye!