2016 Volkswagen Sharan review, release date, photos

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New car is coming from Volkswagen and it was unveiled at 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The car in question is redesigned 2016 Sharan. This car manufacturer has presented this car which has suffered a lot of changes in many areas. There are a lot of new systems added that make this car one of the best models in MVP segment. Those systems are assistance and convenience systems and they made this family friendly car even better.

Many changes were made as previously said and some of them are related to fuel economy with this new Sharan having up to 15 percent better fuel economy than before. Info and entertainment systems provide a large variety of options and they give drivers full connectivity to new smart phones and tablets. Sharan’s look was updated in both exterior and interior fields, and there are also new powertrains under the hood.

2016-Volkswagen-Sharan tdi review

2016 Volkswagen Sharan engine

This car is coming with powertrain set which consists of both petrol and diesel engines. These engines were totally redesigned and they are now as powerful as they are efficient. Petrol engines are two TSI engines and the first one gives out 110 kW and the other one 162 kW. Diesel engines on the other hand come in three variants. First one produces 85 kW, the second one 110 kW and the third one can top up at 135 kW. The 110 kW petrol engine comes with 4Motion all-wheel drive system. All of the engines mentioned (except 85 kW diesel one) come with 6 speed dual clutch gearbox. This enabled fuel saving function which is visible when the foot is taken off of the accelerator pedal. Then the decoupling of the engine from the drive train generates fuel saving. All of the Sharan’s engines are in concordance with the EURO 6 emissions standard.

2016 Volkswagen-Sharan 3 row seats

2016 Volkswagen Sharan interior and exterior design

On the outside, new 2016 Sharan got new LED tail lamps and “Jakarta” alloy wheels. This car comes with two new color choices along with the previous ones: Hudson Bay Blue Metallic and Crimson Red Metallic. Inside of the car was redesigned too. New steering wheel was added along with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay infotainment systems. These systems come with 2 screen sizes: 5 and 6.5 inch ones. Some other interior trims were made. This car will be available in five, six and seven seats depending on the market sold.

2016-Volkswagen-Sharan tdi release date

2016 Volkswagen Sharan release date and price

This updated 2016 Sharan will be available on the market somewhere in the mid of 2015 with the advance sail starting in April 2015. The price is still unknown.

2016 Volkswagen-Sharan tdi Interior

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