2013 Volkswagen CC first look

Volkswagen of America released photos of the redesigned 2013 Volkswagen CC four-door coupe, which will have its public debut during media days at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Nov. 16 and 17. It will go on sale in the U.S. this spring.

2013 Volkswagen CC

The 2013 CC will have more standard equipment, including Bi-Xenon headlights with the Adaptive Front Lighting System and LED taillights.

The midcycle “refresh” includes new front and rear styling and more standard equipment, including Bi-Xenon headlights with the Adaptive Front Lighting System and LED taillights.

The CC debuted four years ago and nearly 270,000 cars have been sold around the world since then.

The auto show, in the downtown LA Convention Center, is open to the public from Nov. 18 and 27.

About Mark Maynard

Mark Maynard has been the automotive editor at the San Diego Union-Tribune since 1992.

He drives nearly 200 vehicles a year for review, has attended several high-performance driving schools and a few off-road driving courses.

He attends many new-vehicle press introductions and schmoozes with auto-industry execs.

Mark Maynard