Volkswagen of America has launched its newest addition to their 2007 line up, the 2007 Eos Base, with a window price starting at $28,110. Eos has been dubbed as the world’s first hardtop convertible with a sunroof. With its hardtop convertible built by Webasto, rest assured that the wear and tear issues won’t be a problem anymore. It also features a sunroof, an interestingly new add-on to hardtop convertibles.
Its engine boasts of a 2.0L turbocharged, 4 cylinders with 16 valves and 500hp and drivers could also rev it up to 5100. It has a 6 speed manual transmission and a gallon of gasoline could take you 23 miles in the city and 32 miles highway. Environmentalist drivers would be happy to know that Eos got a 67 green rating, 4 points higher than other compact cars.
Still, other standard features apply such as 8 speakers, AM/FM radio, and a CD player. Ipod enthusiasts will be more than anticipated as Eos incorporated the fashion there is in the MP3 world. Drivers have the option to buy an iPod adapter for their Eos.
Eos flashes a luxurious and sporty style fitting both the elite and adventurous people. Performance plus style continue to live on.