Volkswagen Phaeton vs Volkswagen CC Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
Change

Select a car to compare

Cancel
+

User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton
V8 4dr Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$67,370
1 vehicle

Shop

2017 Volkswagen CC
2.0T R-Line Executive FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$19,267
8 listings nationwide

Shop

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton
V8 4dr Sedan AWD

Just three years after it was introduced in the U.S., the Volkswagen Phaeton was phased out, with 2006 being its last year on sale. For its final year, the Phaeton's 6.0-liter 12-cylin...

2017 Volkswagen CC
2.0T R-Line Executive FWD
Rob Feeman Preview:

Volkswagen makes only a few minor improvements to its CC luxury sport sedan as it nears the end of its current generation. Launched in 2009 and updated in 2012, the CC should see a ful...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton
V8 4dr Sedan AWD
225
pragmatic 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton V8 4dr Sedan AWDReview:

Great Auto — This is really a Bentley (which VW owns, also Audi). It is the same as a Bentley Sport or an Audi A8...

Primary Use: Family transportation

225
pragmatic 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton V8 4dr Sedan AWDReview:

Great Car, But Not For Mostly Local Driving. Need An "in-town" Car — Pure, unadulterated luxury. Like flying First Class rather than Coach. This is essentially the same...

Primary Use: Family transportation

125
Anagreg 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton V8 4dr Sedan AWDReview:

Lux — The best and most luxurious car I've ever owned! Veery luxurious, very nice and stylish! Beautiful ...

Primary Use: Family transportation

2017 Volkswagen CC
2.0T R-Line Executive FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton
V8 4dr Sedan AWD
2017 Volkswagen CC
2.0T R-Line Executive FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
21 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
335 hp @ 6,500 RPM
200 hp @ 5,100 RPM
Torque
317 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
207 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
9.6:1
Displacement
4,200 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.2 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 43.1 in 37.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload 944 lbs 1,049 lbs
Exterior
Length 203.7 in 189.1 in
Width 74.9 in 82.3 in
Height 57.1 in 55.8 in
Wheelbase 118.1 in 106.7 in

Available Options

2006 Volkswagen Phaeton
V8 4dr Sedan AWD
2017 Volkswagen CC
2.0T R-Line Executive FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Oak Brown Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Harbor Blue Metallic
  • Pure White

Option Packages

  • Trunk Lid Lip Spoiler

Related Comparisons