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Next-gen VW Phaeton to debut in

If at first you don’t succeed, try Volkswagen is set to debut a new flagship at next January’s North International Auto Show in

However, the Phaeton set to grace year’s Detroit show might not actually be a production-bound Instead, the automaker is reportedly to gauge consumer reaction to the Audi A8-based VW-badged

The Phaeton’s reintroduction comes in to demand from the top of VW’s hierarchy as the automaker seeks to its presence in the U.S.

A brand as large as Volkswagen a halo project in the upscale VW CEO Martin Winterkorn told

Winterkorn is said to be less-than-thrilled VW’s sales performance in the a few years ago, the automaker set an goal of selling 800,000 here in 2018, but a slower-than-expected rollout and middling consumer to its Jetta and Passat sedans has from IHS Automotive estimating the automaker will miss its by 35 percent.

Though the Phaeton would be a volume model, Winterkorn to view it as a way to draw potential into showrooms. But VW is aiming to more ground with its Tiguan compact/midsize crossover as as a three-row crossover based on the concept car it showed at the Detroit earlier this year.

we know so far

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Ulrich Hackenberg, VW’s of research and development, confirmed last year that the Phaeton will be offered in the States shortly after it in Europe.

The next Phaeton ride on the same platform as the A8 and it will be largely built out of in order to shed as much as possible. The car will also a little, with the short-wheelbase expected to stretch no less 196 inches long.

To increase the behemoth’s green Volkswagen will drop big engines in favor of smaller equipped with several Rumors claim that a hybrid drivetrain will be to further reduce emissions, but the automaker has yet to confirm this.

the current model, the next will be aimed at a low-key audience.

The new one will have the positioning [as the old one]: a straightforward for the person who’s successful but feel the need to show it. doesn’t change course generations of a car. It’s easier to keep the customers you than to lose them and go new ones, explained a company in an interview with German Auto, Motor Und Sport last year.

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