Why was the Volkswagen Eos discontinued?

Why was the Volkswagen Eos discontinued?

VW has build roughly 230,000 Eos convertibles in the last 9 years. FRANKFURT — Volkswagen plans to stop making its Eos cabriolet in the middle of the year as customer tastes shift away from convertibles in general and retractable hardtops like the Eos in particular.

Are Volkswagen Eos good cars?

Fun to drive and reliable car. The EOS is a great hardtop convertible with a flair for fun and sun comfort. The car rides well, get good gas milage and looks great. I would recommend one of these care to anyone wanting a sexy convertible. Rating breakdown (out of 5):

What does Eos mean on a car?

The name Eos was derived from Eos, the Greek goddess of the dawn. The Eos ended production in May 2015. However, a limited number of base trim models were sold as models of 2016 in the United States.

Does the 2007 VW Eos have Bluetooth?

Secondary controls for the audio system are on the steering wheel, and so is a phone-icon button, but the latter had no discernable function and Bluetooth integration is not offered on the Eos.

What was the last year VW made the Eos?

The 2015 Volkswagen Eos was the last official model year of the car’s first and only generation, which launched in 2007. There was a limited production run in 2016. For 2015, the Eos Final Edition trim replaced the 2014 Eos Sport trim, offering some interior and exterior upgrades.

Is VW Eos front wheel drive?

Front-wheel drive. Turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder. Dual-clutch automatic transmission.

How do I connect my Bluetooth to my Volkswagen?

  1. Press “Setup” on the infotainment display.
  2. Press “Bluetooth.”
  3. Press “Search for devices.”
  4. Press “Results.” Select your device.
  5. You’ll have two device profile options: “Handsfree” or “Bluetooth® Audio.” Choose one.
  6. After confirming that the same PIN is shown on your phone, press “Yes” on the infotainment screen.

Are Volkswagen Eos expensive to maintain?

Cost. The average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Volkswagen Eos is $824, compared to an average of $526 for compact cars and $652 for all vehicle models.

How much does a 2007 Honda EOS cost?

The 2007 Eos has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $28,620 and will climb into the low-$40,000 range when fully loaded. DSG-equipped models start at $31,695 and the DSG-only V6 at $37,480. We expect our Fair Purchase Prices to reflect real-world transaction prices close to these sticker prices.

Is the VW EOS a good convertible?

In the case of the VW Eos, newly born into the just-under-$30K neighborhood, we’re saying “pretty darn slick.” That appraisal applies to the everyday realities of a convertible: shakes and rattles, wind noise, passenger room, and trunk space when the top is stowed. As a runabout for the passionate driver, we’ll give the Eos only a “fair.”

How much does a VW EOS drop top cost?

The all-new VW Eos delivers a combination of performance, refinement and livability never before seen in a sub-$30,000 drop-top. While the cloth-top convertible won’t be going away anytime soon (nor should it), the recent proliferation of retractable hardtops shows no sign of slowing.

What does the Volkswagen Eos look like from the front?

The front of the Eos is dominated by Volkswagen’s now-familiar, U-shaped grille flanked by large, expressive headlamps. Viewed from the side with the top up, a handful of cut lines give away what might otherwise pass as a fixed-roof coupe.