4 out of 5 4.0
Parkers overall rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
Volkswagen Eos (06-14) - rated 4 out of 5
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New price £19,765 - £32,930
Used price £930 - £10,475
Fuel economy
Not tested to latest standards
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Road tax cost £130 - £340
Insurance group 15 - 36 How much is it to insure?


Stylish looks, built-in sunroof, superbly built, metal folding roof, excellent refinement, Bluemotion version available


Drab cabin design, roof isn't particularly quick to fold down

Volkswagen Eos rivals

Written by David Ross on

With stylish looks, a clever metal folding roof and an upmarket interior, the Eos is a top choice for the well-heeled drop-top buyer. What differentiates this one from the likes of the Vauxhall Astra TwinTop and Renault Megane CC is that the roof is steel and glass - and even incorporates a sunroof, which gives a light and airy feel to the cabin even when the roof is up and it's pouring with rain.

It's powered by some of Volkswagen's best engines including a fuel-sipping but strong diesel and the 2.0-litre turbo that's also found in the 2005 Golf GTI. But if you're looking to save money, the low emissions Bluemotion Technology model, introduced in 2010, is the one to go for.

Volkswagen Eos rivals