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2021 Alfa Romeo Giulia vs. 2021 Volkswagen Arteon Review

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2021 Alfa Romeo
Giulia

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2021 Volkswagen
Arteon

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MSRP*
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$40,350 to $75,250
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$36,995 to $46,995
Invoice* $38,358 to $70,466 $35,478 to $45,068
MPG - City 17 - 24 20 - 22
MPG - Hwy 25 - 33 31 - 32
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Arteon than the Alfa Romeo Giulia, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Alfa Romeo Giulia will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Convenience
With the Volkswagen Arteon you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Alfa Romeo Giulia, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Alfa Romeo Giulia is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Arteon. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Alfa Romeo Giulia is much higher than that for the Volkswagen Arteon.

Dimensions
The Alfa Romeo Giulia is about the same width as the Volkswagen Arteon. The Alfa Romeo Giulia is slightly shorter than the Volkswagen Arteon, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Alfa Romeo Giulia transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Handling
The Alfa Romeo Giulia has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Arteon, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Alfa Romeo Giulia is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Arteon.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Alfa Romeo Giulia and the Volkswagen Arteon.

Warranty
The Alfa Romeo Giulia comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volkswagen Arteon.