2018 VW Phaeton Release Date and Redesign Info

Friday, April 14th 2017. | Volkswagen


Before the new 2018 VW Phaeton was predicted by many experts to make its debut somewhere in 2018 but right now, rumors mentioned that it is delayed. It would not come out before 2019. It will surely come with some changes and improvements to cover the exterior design, interior design and engine performance.

2018 VW Phaeton Redesign
2018 VW Phaeton Exterior

First, it is all about the platform that is predicted to use the MLB platform. This platform allows the car to go with lighter body material. It can be helpful to give lighter weight for the car and it will give positive impact to its performance. It is more efficient on fuel consumption and it can handle the stability when it goes in fast speed performance. Besides, the changes will be added with some minor improvements for its cosmetic details. However, no information has been published yet by the official, so we have to wait for little more for 2018 VW Phaeton.

2018 VW Phaeton Interior2018 VW Phaeton Interior

2018 VW Phaeton will be designed with more spacious cabin layout. Having increased luggage compartment volume is possible. Moreover, some features are added combined with the new technology to give high excitement during riding and to drive the car. Additionally, the changes are expected to meet the demand in the future trend of the complete security and infotainment system. The cabin should offer a quiet atmosphere so that the passengers and driver inside could enjoy the cabin because the noise outside can be blocked.

2018 VW Phaeton Engine

Based on predictions, the possible engine to use will be V8 twin-turbocharged that is mentioned by some reliable sources to handle about more than 450 hp. Rumors also said about the use of 6.0-liter engine and W12 that is capable of working for 400 hp. The company wants to add it with gasoline-electric plug-in hybrid drivetrain as well as compact electric motor. For more details of its engines, we have to wait for more updates about 2018 VW Phaeton.

2018 VW Phaeton Release Date2018 VW Phaeton Release Date and Price

2018 VW Phaeton is predicted by many experts to come out in 2018, but rumors mentioned that it would be launched sometime in 2019 or 2020. Speaking of the price, it can be started from $68,000 that is for the basic version. However, until we are writing this report, there is no official information has been shared yet. Therefore, if you have a significant interest in it, it is important for you to wait for the official information.