2017 VW Phaeton
Volkswagen Phaeton was first introduced 12 years ago as the first premium Mobil. On his way to the present model is receiving a lot of criticism from the press and other media. Phaeton has not been successful in the market. Therefore withdrawn from the North American market after only 3 years and since it is only offered in limited copies in Germany and China.
But the fact that everyone had hoped for VW admitted defeat and stop the sale, it does not happen and the German automaker continues to claim that the Phaeton is a product that is very significant for the company and a new generation coming up. This was confirmed in 2015 Auto Show in Shanghai, where VW has introduced the C Coupe Concept future GTE 2017 VW Phaeton.
2017 VW Phaeton Concept
The Company has not claimed that this concept does not indicate the future, the proportion indicating that it should be the new Phaeton. On the other hand, lead designer of the C Coupe GTE stated that the present gap between the VW Passat CC and Phaeton. But somehow, Concept length of more than five meters high and 1,930 mm wide. The car’s design is not really new and it shows the evolution of the concept of another, more specificcaly Sport Coupe GTE which has been introduced before the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. In the interior, the new 2017 VW Phaeton should offer plenty of space, along with two high-class rear seat and plenty of room left for the feet. The inside must be made in VW standard style, using simple design and premium quality.
2017 VW Phaeton Engine
If we look at the concept car, the new 2017 VW Phaeton can be powered by a 2.0-liter turbo engine combined with an electric motor, and a plug-in hybrid drivetrain makes 242 hp and 537 Nm of torque. This is enough to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 8.6 seconds and CO2 emissions of just 55 g / km. Power is sent to the front wheels through an automatic gearbox, but the exact number is still unknown gear.
2017 VW Phaeton Release Date and Price
2017 VW Phaeton is expected to come to market during 2016 or early 2017, while for the price would probably be higher that the $ 86,000.