Volkswagen has confirmed that the facelifted version of Volkswagen's Eos coupe-cabriolet will have a starting price of £22,895. Launched at the latest Los Angeles Motor Show before it arrived at UK showrooms in January 2011, the revised model is the latest in a long line of recent VW models to receive a Golf-style makeover.
To adopt this style, the Eos was given a re-designed front-end including a new headlight design integrating LED daytime running lights, a new chrome-trimmed front grille and a lower, wider air intake at the bottom.
It also features new fog lights. The Golf’s inspiration is also obvious at the rear as its bumper was redesigned and its rear lights have been squared off. The revisions made on the interior are minimal. It received a new steering wheel and instrument panel.
Some of the material quality has been improved and VW offers new leather trim options for it. Other new features include Light and Park Assist systems and keyless entry and start.
Also, a wireless remote control could be used on the retractable hard-top roof. A 120bhp 1.4 TSI petrol engine powers the entry level model. Petrol options include 158bhp 1.4 TSI and 207bhp 2.0 TSI units. The Eos is also available with a 138bhp TDI.