A head-on photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon.

Are you ready for the 2021 Arteon to arrive at Compass VW?

Specs and New Features for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon 

In the short time since the Volkswagen Arteon debuted for the 2018 model year, it has all but redefined how the automaker approaches sedan design. As the new class of 2021 VW vehicle begins to arrive at the Compass Volkswagen showroom, our team of product experts has finally learned the details about the official specs and new features for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon and they are very excited to share them with potential customers. For the new model year, the manufacturer updated a few exterior elements as well as a few interior accent pieces. Let’s take a look at what you can expect to see when it becomes available at the Compass VW showroom.  

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2021 Arteon Engine Equipment 

All three 2021 VW Arteon trim grades (SE, SEL R-Line and SEL Premium R-Line) will use the same powertrain. A turbocharged 2.0-liter, inline four-cylinder engine will be attached to an eight-speed automatic transmission. It will make 268 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Customers interested in the 2021 Arteon will be able to choose between front-wheel-drive models and versions with the automaker’s 4Motion all-wheel-drive system.  

Even though the 2021 Arteon makes nearly 270 horsepower, models with FWD will be able to record Environmental Protection Agency fuel economy scores of 22 miles per gallon in the city and 32 miles per gallon on the highway. Compass VW customers looking for the peace of mind provided by all-wheel-drive can record 20 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. 

Available Technology 

The 2021 VW Arteon will join several other of the automaker’s new models that will be equipped with the automaker’s latest infotainment system. All three trims will have an 8-inch touchscreen display that will also have voice-recognition capability. Wireless connectivity for the Apple Car Play® and Android Auto™ is also standard equipment. The VW Digital Cockpit display and high-speed Wi-Fi hotspot are both standard features for the 2021 VW Arteon. 

If you would like to start the pre-ordering process for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon, make an appointment with one of our product experts today.