2018 Volkswagen CC Review, Release Date, and Specs
2018 Volkswagen CC review offers you a great insight of how the upcoming generation of this sedan will look, along with the changes to mark the new edition. The 2018 Volkswagen CC review and price is rumored to release to the market under a new name, Volkswagen Arteon.
Introduced for the very first time in 2008, the CC, without a doubt, is long overdue for any major upgrades and even replacement. And speaking of the new model for the CC, so far the company has only released a few design sketches as a hint for how the 2018 Volkswagen CC will look. Even so, we only need to wait for a little longer for Volkswagen has promised to show the new CC later at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show.
2018 Volkswagen CC Release Date Prediction
That being said that the 2018 Volkswagen CC will be definitely released no later than the last quarter of this year, as long as there is no change in plan. How much the stylish sedan will be sold at thus is still an information yet to available for the public. And even though we still cannot write a comprehensive 2018 Volkswagen CC review and price as for now, we have interesting information about the upcoming Volkswagen CC you definitely need to know too.
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2018 Volkswagen CC Redesign and Changes
Based on the design sketches, it’s shown that the new Volkswagen CC will be somewhat longer and lower compared to the Passat sedan. The sketches also flash some new elements for cosmetics, such as the attractive full-width grille blending into its headlights, muscular fender bulges upfront and on the rear, and tough-looking air intakes. It is also likely true that the new VW CC, under the new name of Arteon, will be a hatchback rather than sticking to its sedan platform. Thus, expect to see the more functional cargo opening in addition to the sleeker profile. Spotted on the design sketches, the roofline continues seamlessly down to the rear bumper, past the taillights like 2018 Volkswagen Beetle Dune Review.
The automobile is said to be front-wheel drive only, although the all-wheel drive is most likely to arrive as an option. Meanwhile, although the new Arteon will be built as a hatchback, it still has the company’s best-selling sedan, Passat, as the base of its structure. This means that the upcoming CC and Arteon will be distinct to the U.S. market still.
2018 Volkswagen CC Rivals and Competition
Although the new Volkswagen CC review and price and Arteon will not arrive to the market in the next few weeks, we can already expect to see the tight competition the sedan/hatchback will be dealing with, considering it is a niche market the automobile will be in. To complete this 2018 Volkswagen CC review, we have some rivals we expect to make it a competitive market for the CC and Arteon. The new Acura TLX is one of them, which is also known to be a prime contender in the mid-range luxury sedan lineup. Meanwhile, there’s also Nissan Maxima.
If you are looking for another option for sedan from Volkswagen to consider, you can check this article about 2018 Volkswagen Jetta price. In general, the second generation Volkswagen CC truly is the one we should anticipate. Even so, we expect that there will be the manual transmission offered and changes that will set the new CC apart from Passat.