At the Geneva Motor Show in 2010 the German automaker introduced a new Volkswagen Sharan 2 generation minivan. The car has grown a little in size, compared to its predecessor, now its length is 4.85 meters, width – 1.9 m, height – 1.72 m and the wheelbase – 2.92 meters. New Volkswagen Sharan (7N) was sliding doors, designed to simplify access to the interior for the rear passengers. Salon is available in three versions: a five-, six- and seven-seat versions. And the system makes it easy to fold EasyFold any chair the second and third rows. Depending on the configuration, the cabin of the new Volkswagen Sharan is available panoramic electric sunroof, three-zone climate control, and a built-in CD-audio system.
As for powertrains minivan available in the European market petrol engines working volume of 1.4 TSI (150 hp) and 2.0 (200 hp) a liter and two-liter TDI engine with recoil 140 and 170 forces.
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Updated Volkswagen Sharan 2016.
In the fifth year of life minivan Volkswagen Sharan 2 generation was subjected to restyling – an updated version of the car will make its debut at the motor show in Geneva in 2015. Outside Volkswagen Sharan 2016 was retouched bumper and grille, lighting with diode sections, 16-inch wheels of the new design, as well as two additional color paint finishes: blue Hudson Bay Blue Metallic and Red Crimson Red Metallic. Inside the minivan were subjected to audit instrument panel and steering wheel, plus there are new finishes. The equipment includes a model corporate information and entertainment complex with a screen diagonal of 5 inches or 6.5, adaptive cruise control, front collision warning system and tracking function “blind” zones. All the engines for the Volkswagen Sharan 2016 now meet environmental standards “Euro 6”. The line includes gasoline of 1.4 TSI (150 hp) and 2.0 (220 hp) a liter and three-liter diesel engine with a return of 115, 150 and 184 forces. Transmission choice – six-speed manual transmission, or “robot” DSG dual clutch. A 150-hp diesel variant is also available with all-wheel drive 4Motion. Sales of the new Volkswagen Sharan II after restyling will begin in Germany in April 2015, and in other countries of the Old World – in the summer, but the price has not been announced.