2019 Volkswagen Arteon Review


The Volkswagen Arteon combines a bold and sleek exterior with a sporty and comfortable interior cabin, to bring you the ultimate classic fastback designed premium sedan. The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon prides itself on being part automobile, part sculpture. 

When it comes to taking on the streets of Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, and Newport Beach, CA, you’ll need a car that looks as good as it drives. Here at Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore Irvine, we’re dedicated to helping the drivers of Southern California find their ideal automobile. Check out our review of the Volkswagen Arteon below to figure out if it’s the right car for you!

VW Arteon Standard Specs 


2.0 L TSI® Turbocharged Engine


268 horsepower


258 lb-ft


8-Speed Automatic 

Standard & Available Driver-Assistant Safety Features

Available Adaptive Cruise Control

2019 Volkswagen Arteon

  • Helps maintain vehicle at a pre-set speed
  • Uses sensors to speed you up or slow you down and keep you at a safe distance from the car in front of you

Available Active Blind Spot Monitor

  • Alerts you with audio and visual warnings when cars are in your blind spots
  • Works with the Lane Keeping Assist feature

Available Lane Keeping Assist

  • Can sense when you begin to drift into another lane
  • Gently helps steer you back into the center of your lane

Available Light Assist and Available High Beam Control

  • Provides better visibility on dark roads
  • A camera mounted at the base of the rearview mirror toggles between high and low beams when conditions warrant it on dark or poorly lit roads. It then turns your high beams off again if another car approaches or drives in front of you

Rear Traffic Alert

  • Uses sensors to alert you when a vehicle is approaching as you reverse and back up your car

Available Front Assist System

  • Forward Collision Warning
    • Radar sensors help monitor cars in front of you and warn you when you get too close
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
    • Helps apply braking pressure when it senses a collision
  • Pedestrian Monitoring
    • Monitors pedestrian activity and helps you brake to avoid a collision 

Available Park Assist

  • Helps you find a parking spot big enough for your VW Arteon 
  • Helps you parallel park safely 
  • You operate the accelerator, brake, and shifter, the system does the rest

Available Park Distance Control

  • Sensors help you back out or pull into a parking spot
  • Uses emergency braking force to avoid collisions while you park

Available Area View Camera

2019 Volkswagen Arteon

  • Uses multiple cameras to provide you with a bird’s eye view of your vehicle 

Interior Features 

  • Available power tilting/sliding panoramic sunroof
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
    • VW Car-Net® App-Connect allows you to connect your compatible smartphone with Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, or MirrorLink® to access select apps on the touchscreen display
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit
    • Displays your information digitally in a high-resolution and customizable display

Schedule Your Next Test Drive

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is ready to commute around Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, and Newport Beach, CA, with you in style. For more information or to schedule a test drive, call or stop by Norm Reeves Volkswagen Superstore Irvine!