Many waited for the company 2018-2019 Volkswagen has finally update their minivan. And it happened. At the International Motor Show in Geneva, the German manufacturer, in addition to a number of other interesting new products, offer visitors activities to evaluate the new 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan year.
Perhaps this global restyling will not name. However, the car has received a more modern appearance, modified interior, a rich list of equipment. Plus, improved the engines. Engines in some cases have become more powerful, and each power unit brought under the stringent Euro 6 emissions level.
As you know, there is something to talk about and to tell you more. Because we offer you a full review, in which we learn all innovations 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan car. We will tell you exactly what has changed in his appearance, no new products is expected in the cabin, as extended list of additional equipment, as well as what are the technical characteristics of the new 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan please its customers starting this year.
But first, we shall understand a little bit in some detail. The second-generation Sharan was shown back in 2010, in the framework of the Geneva Motor Show. It is on this basis there was a restyling.
It was created on the platform of the Sharan model Passat B7. Interestingly, German minivan has a double, which is sold under the name of the Seat Alhambra. Until recently, it was possible to buy in Russia. Unfortunately, the Spanish automaker has decided to leave the Russian market. Yes, and the 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan officially we have not been presented. As a result, we have a niche. It is possible that 2018-2019 Volkswagen will reconsider its policy, and yet to launch its own minivan sales in the Russian market.
Since now our readers has increased the interest in the new product, you can proceed to the discussion.
Exterior 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan
Before us is a large, family minivan, available in seven-seater and five-seater saloon version. From this car’s exterior dimensions do not change. Because we indicate actual size:
- length – 4854 mm;
- width – 2081 mm (in view mirrors);
- height – 1720 mm;
- wheelbase – 2919 mm;
- ground clearance – 163 mm.
Like all members of the 2018-2019 Volkswagen lineup, Sharan features simple, low-key exterior design. Actually, for this and many like this manufacturer.
Drastic changes in appearance do not wait.
The front part is decorated with original trim grille with two chrome-plated jumpers and a major producer in the middle of a label. The front bumper has received a large enough “to fall” air intake, and on its edges were placed narrowed, but effective fog lamps of the new design. Also corrected and head optics, where the daytime running lights are made in large format outlets. This provides a very attractive appearance, and at the same time high-quality illumination of the road.
Side all as it should be for the 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan. Namely large side doors, the rear of which is sliding, providing easy access to any number, powerful vyshtampovki, large windows, exaggerated wheel arches, roof rails, weighty feed.
Behind the optics designers finalized, leaving everything else unchanged. But look at the photos and videos that allow you to make sure that the company did the right thing, without touching poop. After all, there were elegant lines, Mighty bumper, very comfortable tailgate and all the things that gets a lot of accolades at the launch of the second generation 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan in 2010.
In addition, the car now boasts three-dimensional LED optics, LED turn signal repeaters on the hulls of rear-view mirrors, new design alloy wheels, as well as advanced disk list in terms of diameter – from 16 to 18 inches. All of them are made of light alloy.
To the existing list of paints manufacturer added two more options – blue metallic and red metallic.
Interior 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan
As expected, the car has changed inside. Yes, and there is nothing fundamentally has changed, but all the same trends can be seen with the naked eye.
Let’s start with the fact that the driver is now available in the new multifunction steering wheel, which is slightly flattened bottom, which is typical for all sports, charged cars. While Sharan only benefit from this.
Behind the wheel is located significantly adjust the instrument panel with trip computer successfully conceived between the two radii of the speedometer and tachometer. On the center console we see neat ventilation vents, former entertainment system.
Sitting driver and front passenger to be on a slightly modified seats, which as an option can be present on the drive adjustment in 12 directions. Attached ventilation, massage and heating.
As we have noted, the vehicle may have five or seven seats. Regardless of this, even access to the third row through the wide door is provided with ease. Of course, the emergence of a number of additional seats will affect the size of the luggage OSTEK.
Possibilities of transformation of the cabin make it possible to efficiently use every available centimeter of space vehicle.
For example, in the five-seat version of the back row is plant a luggage compartment volume of 711 liters. But if it is to carry out loading level glazing. If we take into account the space up to the ceiling, then to 1167 liters fit your luggage. It is necessary to lower the rear sofa as you’ll get a great space equal to 2430 liters.
As for the seven-seater cabin, there is behind the third row is 300 liters of luggage space under the load. Omitting the second and third row lowered, then the available capacity is not very different from the five-seat version – 2297 liters of space.
This car is quite suitable even for the night pair people. After all, the maximum width of the trunk – 1578 millimeters, while the length is an impressive 2088 mm. And it is up to the backs of the front seats.
As you can see, we have a spacious, functional and comfortable car designed for large families with lots of luggage. Or for a long and adventurous journeys, during which it is possible to arrange yourself spending the night right in the cabin. Free space is more than enough.
Since the 2018-2019 Volkswagen in front of us, a complete set here can not be skimpy. On the contrary, after it has become even richer updates. Although, frankly, buyers pre-reform version did not complain of equipment.
One way or another, to new and interesting options include the following equipment:
- electric front seat adjustment in 12 directions;
- heating, ventilation and massage front seats;
- multi-function steering wheel;
- color trip computer;
- multimedia complex;
- color touch screen multimedia diagonal of 5 to 6.5 inches;
- navigation system;
- Rear View Camera;
- sound system;
- climate control;
- adaptive cruise control;
- frontal collision warning system and automatic braking in a low speed city traffic;
- tracking system for road markings;
- tracking system for the blind zones;
- the third generation of the parking aid;
- sensors at the exit of the parking lot in reverse;
- Combined leather trim and cloth;
- full power accessories;
- electric rear windows, and so on.
Price 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan
As we have noted, in Russia 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan is not represented in the network of official dealers of the German automaker. Although the situation with the departure of twin balls in the face of the company’s minivan Seat can force to reconsider the views of the Russian market. Still a niche not be amiss to take.
One way or another, but about the delivery of the new Sharan in Russia to talk too early. This altogether can not happen. Because prices of European Voice actor. Here, for a restyling version of the popular minivan asked from 28,900 euros. It would cost so much in the novelty in the base set. increase and price growth in the number of options. So more or less decently packed van will cost about 31-33 thousand euros. Top configuration can manage all 35 thousand euros or more.
The first batches of 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan will go to the European markets since mid-April this year.
Specifications 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan
A pleasant surprise was the fact that the specifications have undergone certain changes. No, range of available engines has not changed, but they have gone through some upgrades.
Improved motor was intended to increase capacity and to improve them in terms of the amount of harmful emissions. As a result, all power units meet the strict requirements of the Euro 6, and fuel consumption is reduced immediately by 15 percent compared with dorestaylingovoy version.
So we have ended up with? On the choice of customers are offered two petrol engines and three diesel. It also has two transmissions – both dedicated six, one of which is mechanical, and the second robotic DSG.
- Initial TSI turbocharged petrol 1.4 liter remained at its 150 horsepower output.
- Senior TSI petrol engine of 2.0 liters drew his 220 horsepower, 20 ponies more than before.
- The base diesel engine has a capacity of 2.0 liters and power of 115 horsepower. Only it works in tandem with a six-speed manual transmission.
- Average diesel unit also has a 2.0 liter volume, but its capacity is already 150 horsepower. For comparison, before finalizing it produced 140 horsepower.
- The top diesel with all the same 2.0 liter of displacement produces 184 horsepower. Here also there is increase in the 7 horsepower.
If you stop your choice on the 2,0 TDI capacity of 150 horsepower, as an option offered to him branded wheel-drive system – 4Motion.
Video Test Drive Sharan
The long-awaited restyling 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan year, largely lived up to his expectations. Let this event had to wait almost five years, but the resulting innovations have allowed for some years to extend the life cycle of a second-generation German minivan.
It is possible that the next 2018-2019 Volkswagen Sharan presented at the international motor show will already be officially represent the third generation of the model. However, wait for this next year is not worth it.
Anyway, we have a very interesting, practical, comfortable and safe car with a very impressive specifications. The price tag in 28-35 thousand euros, depending on configuration, and is not particularly confusing and can be considered as the Sharan is the main contender for the purchase of excellent family minivan. Yet he does not have a lot of really worthy competitors.
It is unfortunate that 2018-2019 Volkswagen does not want to start selling in Russia. Perhaps the situation with the Twins from the Seat somehow affect the Germans, and they send us your Sharan. But this year it just does not happen.