Sporting a refreshed interior, the 2012 Volkswagen CC is a four-door coupe powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces 200 hp and 207 lb-ft of torque. Upgrading to the optional 3.6-liter V6 engine grants the driver 280 hp and 265 lb-ft of torque. FWD and AWD drivetrains are paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission or 6-speed manual transmission, that comes standard on the "Sport" trim level. The base CC gets an EPA estimated 21 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. Features include bi-xenon headlights, adaptive front lighting system, rearview camera, leather seats, touch-screen navigation, hands-free phone capabilities, multi-function steering wheel, front/rear proximity sensors, heated side mirrors, dual-zone climate control, heated windshield wiper nozzles, 17-inch wheels and 8-speaker sound system. Safety is comprised of front airbags, side front airbags, side curtain airbags, intelligent crash response, crash optimized front end, electronic stability control, electric parking brake and anti-slip regulation. The CC is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
For 2012, the CC gets several interior updates, as well as a few new trim levels. Joining Sport, R-Line, Executive and Lux are Lux Plus and Lux Limited, both of which offer slightly different feature configurations. In addition, several interior modifications have been made, including the addition of a small analog clock to the dash, revised wood trim and a standard electronic brake switch moved to the center console.
Affordable luxury; lots of standard features and options; sleek design; available all-wheel drive
With great understated styling and upscale standard features such as heated front seats and rain-sensing windshield wipers even on the base Sport model, the latest sport sedan from Volkswagen is positioned to fight well-known European luxury brands like BMW's 3-Series.
CC-4 Cyl. Turbo