2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2018 Ford Taurus

2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2018 Ford Taurus

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is certainly an ambitious new model to grace the VW catalog. Heavily stylized and powerful, this coupe-inspired sports sedan is set to take aim at some luxury and performance-focused models on the market. So, why wait for its release when we can start right now!

One great example of a luxury and performance model to compare the 2019 VW Arteon against is the 2018 Ford Taurus. The 2018 Ford Taurus balances much of the extreme amounts of power found in the 2019 Ford Mustang but levels it down to add a great deal of luxury, convenience, and comfort as well. Is the Arteon powerful and high-tech enough to stand toe-to-toe against the Taurus? Let’s find out. It’s the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs the 2018 Ford Taurus!

2019 Volkswagen Arteon


2018 Ford Taurus

2L TSI® Turbocharged Inline 4 Baseline Engine 3.5V6
258 lb-ft Torque 254 lb-ft
8-Speed Automatic Standard Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive Standard Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive

2019 Volkswagen Arteon West Chester, PA

Despite having a much lighter engine, the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon matches up to the 2018 Ford Taurus in terms of performance and even exceeds it in terms of torque. Additionally, the 2019 VW Arteon has a more innovative and adaptable transmission and standard all-wheel drive that the 2018 Taurus lacks. Yet, that’s still not all that the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon has to impress. It is also home to the following available features:

  • Dynaudio® Premium Sound System
  • Area View Camera System
  • DCC® Adaptive Chassis Control
  • VW Car-Net® Guide & Inform
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay™, and MirrorLink®
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • 3-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Park Distance Control
  • And More!

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is set to release any minute for the North American automotive market. Once it does make sure to check in with your local VW dealership to schedule a test drive and tour its grand amount of beauty and luxury. For those in and around Chester County, please contact and visit us here at Garnet Volkswagen. The Garnet VW dealership is located in West Chester, Pennsylvania.