Above: VW Arteon Review with Alan Zurvas and Richard Berry

VW Arteon is the German carmaker’s latest offering in the medium car segment.

It sold only 79 last month, and 131 for the first 2 months of the year. The low volume halo car is bigger than the CC it replaced, and far more luxurious than any other VW sold here.

Car makers the world over have been cramming more and more into their models at an ever-increasing rate.

Who’d have thought only a few years ago that we would reach the stage where autonomous vehicles would be anything other than a distant hope?

The VW Arteon is as near as damnit to being a self-driving mode of transport as it is possible to be