2021 Volkswagen Arteon Model Information in Columbus, OH

The dictionary definition for Avant-Garde is new and unusual ideas and this is the perfect way to describe the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon. WIth a significant refresh, this elegant hatchback sedan is more versatile and attractive than ever, boasting a sharper exterior and premium interior upgrades. With room to seat five comfortably, cutting-edge technology, and solid safety features, the Arteon is on pace to be your favorite family vehicle! To learn more about this exciting car, stop into the showroom at Byers Volkswagen or contact us to schedule your test drive.

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Inventory
2021 Volkswagen Arteon
Kings Red Metallic is now available on every trim level of the 2021 Arteon

What's New in the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon?

There's nothing like a refresh to make a vehicle more exciting. The 2021 Arteon has a bevy of new features including state-of-the-art technology and features that are now standard alongside the hallmarks of VW engineering. Outside, this striking sedan has new front bumpers, new 18" wheel designs on the SE trim level and up to 20" wheels on the higher trim levels. The Bold Kings Red Metallic body color is now available on all models of the Arteon while Oryx White and Lapiz Blue colors are newly available on the R-Line.

Take a peek inside to see higher quality materials and redesigned elements such as a thicker, more distinctive steering wheel and an adjustable 30-color ambient lighting system. The air vents are more intricate and the touch-sensitive climate controls assist in keeping the cabin more comfortable than ever. A newly-standard digital gauge cluster makes taking in pertinent vehicle information easier and more convenient as does the latest version of Volkswagen's infotainment software that offers a new touchscreen and the addition of Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™.

A power tilt sunroof is standard on Arteon R-Line models

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Comfort & Convenience

Keeping you and your passengers wrapped in comfort is important to Volkswagen and the Arteon is a prime example. Slide into standard leatherette, 12-way power seats with heating and memory functions. Upgrade to the higher trim levels to get standard heated rear outboard seats and ventilated front seats with a massage function for the ultimate in relaxation. The standard three-zone Climatronic® climate control keeps the cabin at a comfortable temperature at all times and the available power sunroof lets in more natural light for a more pleasant driving experience. There's ample room for cargo in the hatchback trunk, 27.2 cubic feet and 56.2 cubic feet of room when you fold the rear seats down. For those times when your hands are full, the SEL Premium R-Line model comes standard with the Hands-Free Easy Open Easy Close hatch.

The latest MIB3 infotainment center adorns the center dash with an 8-inch display controlled primarily through the touchscreen or by the new generation of the Arteon's heated, multi-function steering wheel. The 2021 Arteon comes standard with two USB ports for convenient device charging or get standard wireless charging on the higher trim levels. The SEL Premium R-Line model comes standard with a Harman Kardon® premium audio system for a concert-like musical experience.

The award-winning safety features of the 2021 Arteon will help get you to your destination securely

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Safety

Named as a 2021 Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the 2021 Arteon comes standard with the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, a feature that will automatically apply the brakes when a primary collision is detected. The standard Volkswagen Intelligent Crash Response System activates in the event of the collision, shutting off the fuel pump, turning on the hazard lights, and unlocking the doors. The Reactive Hood, a feature unique to the Arteon, can raise the hood via hinges before impact to reduce the severity of injuries during a collision with a pedestrian.

A wide variety of available driver assist features on the Arteon add an extra layer of confidence to every drive

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Driver Assist Features

To complement the solid safety features offered by the 2021 Arteon is a wide array of driver assist features, designed to give you extra confidence on the road. Forward Collision Warning, Autonomous Emergency braking, Blind Spot Monitor, and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert are available on the higher trim levels. R-Line models offer Travel Assist which enables partially-automated hands-on driving, Dynamic Road Sign Display which shows road signs on the media screen and digital cockpit display. New on the 2021 Arteon is Emergency Assist, a feature that monitors the driver's attentiveness and will bring the car to a slow stop if it detects the driver is incapacitated after sounding alerts.

The 2021 Arteon comes with available 4Motion all-wheel drive

2021 Volkswagen Arteon Performance

Under the hood, the 2021 Arteon offers a 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that generates a hefty 268 horsepower and 258 lb/ft of torque. Mated with an 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport Mode, you'll get a smooth, controlled ride. 4Motion all-wheel drive is available on higher trim levels and standard on the SEL Premium R-Line model, delivering better grip on wet, muddy, or unpaved roads. With all of this power under you, the Arteon still gets you up to an impressive 32 MPG on the highway.

Uncover Your Best Value With the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon

With a starting MSRP of only $36,995, this refreshed and updated hatchback sedan can be the perfect addition to your driveway and your family life. The best way to really appreciate the precision German engineering  of the 2021 Arteon is to see it for yourself. Stop by Byers Volkswagen in Columbus. While you're there, don't forget to ask about our new vehicle specials.

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Spec / Feature2021 Volkswagen Arteon
Starting MSRP*$36,995 
Standard Horsepower268 
Standard Torque258 lb-ft 
Digital CockpitStandard
4MOTION® All-Wheel DriveAvailable Upgrade 
Standard TransmissionEight-Speed Automatic 
LED HeadlightsStandard 
Front Assist Autonomous Emergency BrakingAvailable Upgrade
Blind Spot Monitor & Rear Traffic AlertAvailable Upgrade
Adaptive Cruise ControlAvailable Upgrade

*Manufacturer's suggested retail price does not include destination and delivery charges, tax, title and registration fees. Destination and delivery includes handling and inland freight fees and may vary in some states. Prices, specifications, options, features and models subject to change without notice.