Volkswagen Eos — the first coupe-cabriolet of the Volkswagen AG company. The prototype was shown on the Frankfurt salon in 2003, and on September 12, 2005 the serial model there was shown. Same year most inexpensive of nowadays made cars of concern — Volkswagen Fox was presented also. Car sales started in 2006.
The body of Volkswagen Eos is slightly shorter than at Passat, however cars use the same platform. The name of a car is borrowed at the dawn goddess from the Greek mythology which rose on the chariot from the sea and brought to people a sunlight. Except that Eos — it is mother of winds. By the way, many cars of the company carry names of winds.
Under a car cowl the powerful V6 engine which deduces technical characteristics of Volkswagen Eos on more than high level. Engine displacement makes 3,2 liters, its capacity is equal to 250 horsepower’s. Thus the car reaches 100 km/h in 7,3 seconds.