2022 Volkswagen Arteon
#42 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#122 of all 2022 vehicles
The Arteon, which Volkswagen introduced in 2018, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily bypass mud and snow. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Arteon packs some oomph. Volkswagen offers a 6-year, 72,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0447% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.1097%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0447% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.1097% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon is 5% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon is 12% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. An active safety system that is standard on the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon is Front Assist. Optional safety features on the 2022 Volkswagen Arteon which we recommend include Lane Assist and Blind Spot Monitor.
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Optional Light Assist automatically switches high beam headlights off when oncoming traffic is approaching and turns them back on when there aren't any vehicles ahead. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Volkswagen Arteon. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you. Optional Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps points head lamps towards where the vehicle is heading, better lighting the road ahead.