2012 Volkswagen Eos

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22 CITY / 30 HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- New fascia
- Next-generation infotainment and climate controls
- Automated manual gearbox now standard
- Newly available options include keyless ignition and entry and HD radio

Exterior Features
The 2012 Volkswagen Eos is a 5-passenger convertible with a retractable hardtop that features an integrated sunroof. When stowed, the retractable roof reduces trunk space from 9.3 cubic feet to 5.4 cubic feet. The Eos is available in three trim levels. Standard are 17-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, heated mirrors, windshield washer nozzles, and a wind deflector.

Interior Features
Standard equipment on the Volkswagen Eos includes cruise control, heated 8-way power seats with 4-way adjustable lumbar support, premium leatherette vinyl upholstery, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter, Bluetooth connectivity, and an 8-speaker audio system with HD and satellite radio.

Optional Features
The 2012 Volkswagen Eos offers option packages that include 17-inch wheels, parking sensors, power-folding mirrors, navigation system, sport-tuned suspension, 10-speaker Dynaudio sound system, adaptive bi-Xenon headlights, LED running lights, headlight washers, and color trip-computer display.

Under the Hood
The Volkswagen Eos is powered by a 2.0-liter, turbocharged 4-cylinder engine rated at 200 horsepower and mated with a 6-speed manual transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Volkswagen Eos are 22/30/25 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Standard safety features on the Volkswagen Eos include traction and stability control, pop-up rollover bars, and front-seat side air bags that provide head protection.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not tested the 2012 Volkswagen Eos. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Eos received \"Good\" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset, side-impact, and rear-crash protection; however, the IIHS did not test the model for roof strength.


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  • Rear bench seat -inc: height-adjustable head restraints
  • Sliding front center armrest w/integrated storage box
  • Rear center foldable pass-through armrest w/lockable storage
  • Front/rear carpeted floor mats
  • Door sill protectors
  • 3-spoke leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel w/audio controls -inc: paddle shifters, phone controls, multi-function display controls
  • Tilt/telescopic theft-deterrent steering column
  • Instrumentation -inc: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, fuel gauge, coolant temp, clock, outside temp, fuel cap seal, compass, brake pad wear indicator
  • Multi-function trip computer -inc: steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Pwr windows -inc: pinch protection, driver-operated front 1-touch down
  • Automatic pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry -inc: (2) remote key fobs w/panic button & trunk release
  • Cruise control
  • Remote trunk release
  • Remote fuel door release
  • Audible/visual anti-theft alarm system -inc: radio alarm
  • Vehicle immobilizer
  • Climatronic dual-zone automatic climate control -inc: pollen filter, rear ventilation ducts
  • Electric rear window defroster
  • Dampened lockable glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cupholders
  • (2) 12V pwr outlets -inc: (1) front, (1) rear
  • Microtech anthracite interior trim -inc: dashboard, center console, door panel inserts
  • Silver decorative inserts -inc: metallic-appearance door handles
  • V-Tex leatherette door panel trim
  • Front door storage pockets
  • Integrated door panel armrests
  • Door entry reflectors
  • Dual illuminated covered visor vanity mirrors -inc: dual sliding visors
  • Front/rear footwell lighting
  • Dual front reading lights
  • Interior ambient lighting
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob & hand brake grip
  • Front seatback storage pockets
  • Baggage cover w/roof position sensors
  • Fully-upholstered illuminated luggage compartment
  • Interior trunk assist handle
  • Leather heated front bucket seats -inc: dual 12-way pwr seat adjuster, dual 4-way pwr lumbar, dual pwr easy-entry, optimized head restraints
  • Burled walnut interior trim -inc: dashboard, center console, door panel inserts
  • Silver decorative inserts
  • Leather door panel trim
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror w/on/off switch
  • RNS 315 navigation system w/integrated AM/FM radio -inc: (8) speakers, CD player, aux input, media device interface (MDI) w/iPod cable
  • 17" "Michigan" alloy wheels
  • 235/45HR17 all-season tires
  • Pwr retractable multi-piece folding hardtop -inc: pop-up mesh wind deflector, audible/visual roof status indicator
  • Pwr tilt/slide panoramic sunroof -inc: tinted glass, manual sunshade
  • Removable rear wind blocker
  • Body-color front/rear bumpers
  • Body-color side moldings
  • Black grille w/chrome fins
  • Halogen headlights w/polycarbonate lenses -inc: lights-on warning tone
  • LED rear taillight cluster
  • Front fog lights w/cornering lights
  • Black heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Tinted glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Heated windshield washer nozzles
  • Body-color door handles
  • Plastic loading edge protection
  • 18" "Kansas" alloy wheels
  • 235/40HR18 all-season tires
  • Automatic headlights w/coming home function
  • Body-color pwr folding heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals, memory -inc: door surrounding lights, curb view
  • Rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • 17" "Fontana" alloy wheels
  • 2.0L TSI 16-valve DOHC FSI turbocharged I4 engine -inc: drive-by-wire technology
  • 6-speed DSG transmission w/Tiptronic & sport mode
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers
  • Independent 4-link rear suspension -inc: coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, acoustic decoupling
  • Front/rear stabilizer bars
  • Electromechanical variable-assist pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Pwr front vented/rear solid disc brakes -inc: disc wiper
  • Dual exhaust tips
  • Sport suspension tuning
  • Front/rear sport stabilizer bars
    • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/hydraulic brake assist (HBA) -inc: electronic brake-force distribution (EBD)
    • Electric park brake w/auto-hold
    • Engine braking assist (EBA)
    • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)
    • Hill hold control (HHC)
    • Front electronic differential lock (EDL)
    • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
    • Intelligent crash response system (ICRS)
    • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
    • 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: emergency locking retractors, belt reminder, front pretensioners
    • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Emergency interior trunk release handle
    • Tire-pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
    • Rollover protection system (ROPS)
    • Impact-deformable steering wheel
    • Dual note horn
    • Daytime running lights w/low-beam assist
    • Park distance control -inc: front/rear proximity sensors
    • Premium VIII touchscreen AM/FM radio w/CD player -inc: (8) speakers, aux input, media device interface (MDI) w/iPod cable
    • Bluetooth connectivity -inc: steering wheel-mounted phone controls
    • Satellite radio
    • HD radio
    • Integrated trunk lid diversity antenna
    • RNS 510 navigation system w/integrated AM/FM radio -inc: aux input, CD player, media device interface (MDI) w/iPod cable
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