The new sedan built on the platform MLB, which also forms the basis of Audi models. Phideon length is 5074 mm, width – 1893 mm, height – 1489 mm, and the size of the wheel base of 3009 mm. In China, you can buy a sedan with gasoline "turbochetverkoy» 2.0 TSI engine and a turbocharged V6 3.0 the capacity of 220 and 300 hp respectively. Both engines are combined with semidiapazonnym "robot" with two clutches. Fideon offered with front- or all-wheel drive.
The model is positioned as the flagship of the Volkswagen brand. In fact, Phideon replaced the VW Phaeton, removed from production in March this year. Facilities at the corresponding new items: air suspension, seats upholstered in Nappa leather, electrically adjustable, heating, ventilation and massage function, hidden behind a folding rear row armrest refrigerator.
For the sedan also provides the projection display, avtoparkovschik, active cruise control, the system of circular video review, retention in the lane, and night vision.
Price Phideon varies from 349 000 to 659 000 yuan, in terms of our money is about 3,232,000 – 6,103,000 rubles at the current rate.
As previously announced in a Volkswagen, the new sedan is only for China, its production is established in a joint venture of the German mark and the company SAIC. Meanwhile, the world premiere of Phideon took place in Europe, on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show. It is possible that later premium model still climbs beyond China.