Volkswagen Arteon R Specs & Dimensions

Technical data

External dimensions

Volkswagen Arteon R dimensions diagram 4,866 mm 1,871 mm mm
Values shown are maximum dimensions
Number of doors
Turning circle
11.9 - 12.0 m
2.84 m

Internal dimensions

Number of seats
Boot (seats up)
563 - 590 L

Transmission and fuel


Trims and engines

Arteon R

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Arteon R R

RRP £60,655

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The Volkswagen Arteon R is the sportiest version of the car you can buy, which means it gets suitably performance-oriented parts like adaptive dampers and beefy brakes. As standard, it also gets convenience features like climate control, power-adjustable and heated front seats, front and rear parking sensors and a 10.25-inch digital instrument display.

R standard equipment

  • Heated front seats
  • Height/reach adjust steering wheel
  • Glovebox
  • Luggage compartment lighting
  • Front cupholders x 2
  • Front footwell illumination
  • 3 rear head restraints
  • Titanium black roof lining
  • 3 seat bench in 2nd row
  • 12V socket on rear of front centre armrest
  • Removable luggage compartment cover
  • Isofix child seat preparation easy fit for two outer rear seats
  • 12V socket in front centre console
  • Driver and front passenger sunvisor with vanity mirror
  • 30 colours options interior ambient lighting
  • Nappa leather upholstery with side bolster and headrest
  • 14way electric adj front seats with lumbar + ergoComfort driver seat with memory/massage, comfort entry,integrated front headrest + door mirror memory
  • Two LED front reading light
  • Air care climatronic 3 Zone electronic air conditioning with automatic air recirculation
  • Chrome trim on upper and lower air vents extending across cockpit
  • 60:40 split folding rear seat backrests with centre armrest
  • Split folding front seat backrest with front centre armrest
  • Pedals and footrest in stainless steel
  • R specific floor mats with R-logo and stitching
  • Premium sports seats with R-logo
  • R performance leather wrapped heated multi-function sports steering wheel with touch controls and larger shifting paddles, blue stitching and R-logo
  • Single front passenger seat
  • Rain sensor
  • Body colour door handles
  • Automatic headlights
  • Front and rear electric windows
  • Heated windscreen washer jets
  • Body colour side skirt
  • Roof spoiler
  • Heated rear windscreen
  • Rear windscreen washer and wiper with interval delay
  • Chrome side window surrounds
  • Automatic coming/leaving home lighting function
  • LED rear number plate lights
  • Auto dimming interior rear view mirror
  • Rear tinted glass from B pillar backwards, approx 65% tinted
  • Front and rear stainless steel door sill protection
  • Dynamic headlight range control
  • Front windscreen washers and wipers with 4x interval delay
  • LED 3rd brake light
  • Panoramic sunroof with tilting and sliding including integrated roller blind
  • Heat insulating side and rear windows
  • Body coloured top and matt black lower door mirrors with integrated indicators
  • Electric folding door mirror, adjustable, heated with front passenger exterior mirror lowering function
  • R Line design body coloured bumpers
  • LED rear combination lamp with dynamic indicators
  • Rear fog lamp on one side and reversing lamp on both sides
  • R specific radiator grille
  • R logo on radiator grille, side panels and rear
  • R logo light projection
  • Left and right chrome effect twin trapezoid exhaust tailpipe surrounds
  • R specific rear bumper and R specific diffusor in black
  • Rear side wing doors
  • Remote central locking
  • Electronic engine immobiliser
  • Keyless entry system including start/stop button on centre console
  • Alarm with interior protection with deactivation via infotainment system
  • Warning triangle
  • Rear disc brakes
  • Two tone horn
  • Front disc brakes
  • Anti-lock Brake System + Electronic Brakeforce Distribution + Brake assist
  • Electronic parking brake
  • Hill start assist
  • Child locks on rear doors
  • Front side airbags with curtain airbags
  • Tyre pressure monitor
  • 3 rear three point seatbelts
  • Three point height adjust front seatbelts + pretensioners
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) and Electromechanical brake booster
  • Warning buzzer for seatbelts if unfastened
  • Driver airbag and front passenger airbags with deactivation switch including driver knee airbags
  • Pro active occupant protection to detect critical situations with elevated accident potential from the front
  • 18" performance brakes
  • R specific blue brake calipers
  • R performance torque vectoring
  • Tailgate
  • Press and drive key
  • Voice activation for telephone and navigation
  • Progressive steering
  • Emergency assist
  • Hands free boot opening
  • Dynamic road sign display
  • Driver profile selection including ECO function
  • eCall - Emergency call service for SOS calls to emergency response
  • Adaptive cruise control (ACC) with speed limiter, front assist (reacting vehicles pedestrian and cyclists) and follow to stop
  • Travel assist - Lane keeping assist and traffic jam assist
  • Side scan lane change assist including rear cross traffic alert
  • Camera for warning system
  • Speedo and rev counter, electronic odometer, trip, service interval display and exterior temperature gauge
  • App connect including wireless Apple CarPlay
  • Digital cockpit with 10.25" high resolution TFT display screen with customisable menus and information
  • R driving mode button on steering wheel
  • Advanced driver attention and drowsiness monitor
  • XDS electronic differential lock
  • Start/stop function with battery regeneration
  • All wheel drive - 4Motion
  • Aluminium decorative inserts
  • Piano black decorative inserts in centre console
  • Chrome trim on lower doors in front and rear
  • Leatherette insert on door and side trim panel in foam film
  • R specific decor inlay aluminium black carbon
  • Premium USB cable in choice of either Apple or Android smartphone compatibility
  • External, USB type C data sockets with increased charging performance front (45 Watt)

One engine available with the R trim