Volkswagen Arteon

Price $52,995
Fuel consumption 7.7 – 11.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 82%(view ratings)
The Arteon four-door coupe returns for 2021 with a few styling revisions. Among others, there’s an LED light strip on the grille connecting the headlights, as well as larger air intakes down low. Inside, the infotainment system has received a major update (MIB 3) and the touchscreen now measures eight inches. Under the hood is the same turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that produces 268 horsepower along with 4MOTION all-wheel drive.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 82%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 9/10

What's new in 2021

Redesigned body, new infotainment system.


  • Good looking
  • Excellent habitability
  • Full equipment
  • All-wheel drive as standard


  • Shooting Brake not available
  • e-hybrid not available
  • Not much power
  • Relative comfort - 20 inch rims