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2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2019 Ford Fusion

Those who have been forecasting the demise of the sedan class clearly haven’t yet gotten behind the wheel of the new Volkswagen Arteon at Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA – because, if they had, they would quickly learn the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is guaranteed to breath some exciting and fun to drive new life into the segment.

That’s because the 2019 VW Arteon is a sedan in body style only. In fact, other than its four doors and sedan-sized interior, the 2019 Arteon is more fun-loving coupe than anything else – a point we’re going to prove right here in this 2019 Volkswagen Arteon versus 2019 Ford Fusion model comparison.

2019 Volkswagen Arteon


2019 Ford Fusion

Turbocharged 2.0L TSI I-4

Standard Engine 2.5L iVCT I-4

268 HP & 258 lb-ft.

Standard Horsepower & Torque 175 HP & 175 lb-ft.
8-Speed Automatic Standard Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
27.2 Cubic-Feet Trunk Volume 16.0 Cubic-Feet


Learn All You Need to Know About the Dynamic 2019 Volkswagen Arteon by Taking a Test Drive at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA Today!

While we’re not going to be focusing on the safety, technology, comfort and convenience systems featured with the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon lineup here, it should be noted that the lineup features everything you need to stay safe, comfortable, and connected while out on the road.

Not that you’re going to be paying any attention to anything other than the fun you’re having, anyway. That’s because under the hood of the 2019 VW Arteon lineup is a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine capable of pumping out 268 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Compare that to the 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque you’re getting with your 2019 Ford Fusion, and you’ll quickly learn which new sedan is more fun to drive.

The 2019 Arteon also provides you with ample trunk space, something the 2019 Fusion cannot duplicate.

If you’d like to learn more about the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon and all of the fun-loving features that come along for the ride, please contact our Herman Cook Volkswagen staff right here in Encinitas, CA.