Volkswagen Arteon Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Volkswagen Arteon Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Volkswagen Arteon 4 DR AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2020 2020 Volkswagen Arteon 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2019 2019 Volkswagen Arteon 4 DR AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2019 2019 Volkswagen Arteon 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Volkswagen has manufactured models of Arteon for 2 years. They average 25.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Arteon above average at 25 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Arteon to be $1,950 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and premium gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $2,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Arteon consumes about 13 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Arteon emits 354 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,310,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 253 trees would offset these emissions. The Arteon has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Volkswagen Arteon 25 29 22
2019 Volkswagen Arteon 25 31 22

MPG breakdown by model options

The Volkswagen Arteon has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2019. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 4-dr, Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 29 22
2019 4-dr, Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 25 31 22