Volkswagen
 

Volkswagen and Harman Kardon

Owning my moment

  • The Partnership
  • Vehicle Models
  • Technologies
  • DESIGN
  • THE PARTNERSHIP

    THE PARTNERSHIP

    This is your journey, defined by you. These are moments created by you, lived by you and owned by you. Volkswagen and Harman Kardon are in tune with that and work together to intensify the unique emotion of your journey in all its moods and facets. We use cutting-edge technology, iconic design and decades of expertise to give you the simple freedom to be yourself on your terms.

Vehicle Models

Golf

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Wattage
    480-watt amplifier
  • Speakers
    10 high-performance speakers
  • Highlights
    160 mm subwoofer

MORE THAN JUST A SOUND SYSTEM

The Harman Kardon premium sound system in the new Volkswagen Golf is more than just a sound system: It’s a pairing that creates a sanctuary where you can find refuge. It brings the beauty of sound to life. It connects with the real you.

Learn more about the new Golf at volkswagen.co.uk.

SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE

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1 1 x 80 mm center speaker (dashboard)
2 4 x 25 mm tweeters (A-pillars & rear doors)
3 2 x 168 mm dual voice-coil woofers (front doors)
4 2 x 168 mm single voice-coil woofers (rear doors)
5 1 x 160 mm subwoofer in a 10.5 l sealed enclosure (in the rear)
6 12-channel Ethernet amplifier with an output of 480 watts
Arteon

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Wattage
    700-watt amplifier
  • Speakers
    12 high-performance speakers
  • Highlights
    160 mm subwoofer

EXHILARATING DESIGN AND SOUND

Experience a truly captivating listening experience with Harman Kardon while traveling in style in your Volkswagen Arteon. The 12 high-performance speakers and a 700-watt amplifier redefine music, making the extraordinary even more beautiful. Sit back, enjoy the ride and be surrounded by a sound that meets even the most discerning standard.

Learn more about the new Arteon at volkswagen.co.uk.

SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE

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1 1 x 100 mm center speaker (dashboard)
2 4 x 25 mm tweeters (front & rear doors)
3 2 x 80 mm midrange speakers (front doors)
4 2 x 200 mm woofers (front doors)
5 2 x 168 mm woofers (rear doors)
6 1 x 160 mm subwoofer in an 11 l sealed enclosure (in the rear)
7 16-channel Ethernet amplifier with an output of 700 watts
Arteon Shooting Brake

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Wattage
    700-watt amplifier
  • Speakers
    12 high-performance speakers
  • Highlights
    160 mm subwoofer

UNIQUE IN STYLE AND SOUND

Dynamic and powerful yet sublime and iconic – the Volkswagen Arteon Shooting Brake and Harman Kardon take this convincing mix to the next level. The 12 high-performance speakers and a 700-watt amplifier let you experience music without compromise. Whether it’s quiet and emotional or deep and loud: this is sound you surrender to.

Learn more about the new Arteon Shooting Brake at volkswagen.co.uk.

SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE

System Overview 1 2 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 1 x 100 mm center speaker (dashboard)
2 4 x 25 mm tweeters (front & rear doors)
3 2 x 80 mm midrange speakers (front doors)
4 2 x 200 mm woofers (front doors)
5 2 x 168 mm woofers (rear doors)
6 1 x 160 mm subwoofer in an 11 l sealed enclosure (in the rear)
7 16-channel Ethernet amplifier with an output of 700 watts

Discover cutting-edge technology

Fraunhofer Sonamic Panorama and the additional center speaker transform the sound system into an audio experience that brings to life all the richness, emotion and intensity music can offer. More than just listening to music, you become part of it.

Individual sound settings for Volkswagen

Tune into the rhythm of your soul and go where you want to go with a choice of four sound settings: PURE, CHILL OUT, LIVE and ENERGY. Each of the four settings accentuates a different aspect, allowing you to adjust the system to create your own personal listening experience, find your way back to you and own your moment.

Design

Authentic, beautiful and functional design, which is simple, alive, iconic. The distinctive speaker grills are highlighted by a 60° hole pattern in a nod to the iconic angled slash in the Harman Kardon logo, and are crafted from ultra-thin 0.5 mm high-strength steel to support optimal acoustic performance.