2011 Volkswagen Eos Pricing, Specs & Reviews

Find Another Volkswagen Eos
$32,940-$36,100
$31,622-$34,656
21 /CITY / 30 /HWY
Overall Quality
Overall Performance and Design
Predicted Reliability

The Volkswagen Eos is a compact convertible that was first introduced in 2006. The Eos-featuring a power-operated, five-piece folding roof with integrated power sunroof-is based on Volkswagen's Golf platform. The company considers it a replacement to the Volkswagen Cabriolet, a model that has been discontinued. Still in its first generation, the Eos receives upgraded wheels in base trim and more standard equipment. The six-speed manual transmission has been dropped.

The Eos is sold in three trim levels: Komfort, Lux, and Executive. Standard models are equipped with V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces, air conditioning with dual-zone climate control, leather-wrapped steering wheel, cruise control, Bluetooth phone connectivity, and more. Lux models are upgraded with leather upholstery, navigation system, self-dimming rearview mirror, automatic headlights, power-operated and folding exterior mirrors, body colored molding, park distance control, and more. Executive models, designed for a sporty ride, feature sport suspension upgrades, an upgraded navigation system, a Dynaudio premium audio system, and other improvements.

The Volkswagen Eos is offered with one engine: a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that is rated at 200 horsepower. A six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, sending power to the front wheels, is standard. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Volkswagen Eos between 21 mpg city and 31 mpg highway, depending on powertrain.

The 2011 Volkswagen Eos Komfort starts with a base price of about $34,500 and tops out with the Eos Executive, which starts around $39,500.

The Volkswagen Eos is a compact convertible that was first introduced in 2006. The Eos-featuring a power-operated, five-piece folding roof with integrated power sunroof-is based on Volkswagen's Golf platform. The company considers it a replacement to the Volkswagen Cabriolet, a model that has been discontinued. Still in its first generation, the Eos receives upgraded wheels in base trim and more standard equipment. The six-speed manual transmission has been dropped.

The Eos is sold in three trim levels: Komfort, Lux, and Executive. Standard models are equipped with V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces, air conditioning with dual-zone climate control, leather-wrapped steering wheel, cruise control, Bluetooth phone connectivity, and more. Lux models are upgraded with leather upholstery, navigation system, self-dimming rearview mirror, automatic headlights, power-operated and folding exterior mirrors, body colored molding, park distance control, and more. Executive models, designed for a sporty ride, feature sport suspension upgrades, an upgraded navigation system, a Dynaudio premium audio system, and other improvements.

The Volkswagen Eos is offered with one engine: a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that is rated at 200 horsepower. A six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, sending power to the front wheels, is standard. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Volkswagen Eos between 21 mpg city and 31 mpg highway, depending on powertrain.

The 2011 Volkswagen Eos Komfort starts with a base price of about $34,500 and tops out with the Eos Executive, which starts around $39,500.

Available Trims for the 2011 Volkswagen Eos
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Komfort (2dr Conv Manual SULEV) Transmission Manual MSRP 32940.00 Engine 2.0L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/31
Name Komfort (2dr Conv DSG SULEV) Transmission Automatic MSRP 34040.00 Engine 2.0L/121 City/Hwy MPG 22/30
Name Lux (2dr Conv SULEV) Transmission Automatic MSRP 36100.00 Engine 2.0L/121 City/Hwy MPG 22/30
Automotive Performance Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study by Category
Performance
Comfort
Overall Performance and Design
Features and Instrument Panel
Style
Initial Quality Study (IQS) by Category
Body & Interior Quality - Mechanical
Overall Quality - Design
Body & Interior Quality - Design
Overall Quality - Mechanical
Powertrain Quality - Design
Features & Accessories Quality - Design
Powertrain Quality - Mechanical
Overall Quality
Features & Accessories Quality - Mechanical

Power Circle Scoring Legend:

Among the best
Better than most
About average
The rest
*Please note that JDPower.com Power Circle Ratings may not include all information used to determine J.D. Power awards. Learn more about how J.D. Power Ratings are calculated.
INTERIOR
  • V-Tex leatherette heated front bucket seats -inc: 12-way pwr driver comfort seat, 4-way driver pwr lumbar, 8-way manual passenger seat, pwr easy-entry driver seat, manual easy-entry front passenger seat
  • Foldable rear center pass-through armrest w/lockable storage
  • Front/rear floor mats
  • 3-spoke tilt/telescoping leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel
  • Instrumentation -inc: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, clock, outside temp
  • Trip computer w/multi-function display -inc: compass, trip time, trip length, average trip speed, average trip fuel consumption, current fuel consumption, miles to empty, radio station display, personalization function
  • Pwr windows -inc: pinch protection, driver 1-touch auto-down front window control
  • Automatic pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry -inc: (2) remote key fobs, remote trunk release, panic button, central locking, valet key selectable access
  • Cruise control
  • Immobilizer III theft-deterrent system
  • Audible/visual anti-theft alarm system -inc: radio theft protection
  • Climatronic dual-zone electronic climate control -inc: pollen filter
  • Electronic rear window defroster
  • Lockable glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cupholders
  • (2) pwr outlets -inc: (1) front, (1) rear
  • Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/covers
  • Front/rear footwell lighting
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob & handbrake grip
  • Leather heated front bucket seats -inc: dual 12-way pwr seat adjusters, dual 4-way pwr lumbar, pwr easy-entry front seats
  • Burr walnut interior trim -inc: dashboard & door panel inserts
EXTERIOR
  • 17" x 7" "LeMans" alloy wheels w/lockable bolts
  • P235/45HR17 all-season tires
  • Pwr retractable multi-piece hardtop -inc: pwr tilt/sliding integrated panoramic sunroof w/tinted glass, manual sunshade, front wind deflector
  • Wind blocker
  • Body-color bumpers
  • Body-color side molding
  • Chrome grille w/black fins
  • Halogen headlights w/chip-resistant polycarbonate lenses
  • LED rear taillight cluster
  • Bumper-integrated halogen reflector lens front fog lights
  • Body-color heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Intermittent windshield wipers
  • Heated windshield washer nozzles
  • Body-color door handles
  • 17" x 7" "Sienna" alloy wheels w/lockable bolts
  • Chrome grille & fins
  • Pwr folding body-color heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals & memory -inc: driver-side dimming, curb-view
  • Rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers
MECHANICAL
  • 2.0L TSI 16-valve DOHC turbocharged I4 engine -inc: drive-by-wire throttle
  • 6-speed manual transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, stabilizer bar
  • Independent 4-link rear suspension -inc: telescopic shock absorbers, stabilizer bar, acoustic isolation
  • Electromechanical variable-assist pwr rack & pinion steering w/active return
  • Pwr front vented/rear solid disc brakes
  • Dual exhaust tips
  • 6-speed DSG transmission w/Tiptronic, OD
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/hydraulic brake assist (HBA)
    • Engine braking assist (EBA)
    • Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD)
    • Front electronic differential lock (EDL)
    • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)
    • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
    • Engine drag torque control (EDTC)
    • Intelligent crash response system (ICRS)
    • Daytime running lights
    • Dual front airbags w/passenger occupant detection
    • Front side thorax airbags
    • Front side-curtain airbags
    • 3-point safety belts for all seating positions -inc: front pretensioners
    • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Emergency trunk release handle
    • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
    • Rollover protection system (ROPS)
    • Hill hold control (HHC)
    • Daytime running lights w/low-beam assistant & coming home function
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Premium VIII touchscreen AM/FM stereo w/MP3/WMA/6-disc in-dash CD changer -inc: aux input, media device interface (MDI), iPod cable, (8) speakers
    • Bluetooth connectivity
    • SIRIUS satellite radio -inc: (3)-month trial subscription

    Find this car for sale at your local dealer---enter your Zip Code to start your search:

    Commenting Block

    The Latest New Car Previews, Buyer's guides, Articles and more from J.D. Power: