New details about the next Volkswagen Passat

March 21, 2015 at 6:59 pm

Volkswagen shared some facts about the new Passat.
Volkswagen told some details about the new generation Passat and even provided a photo of the body shell.
Volkswagen announced that in July will show a new generation sedan Passat.
The novelty is based on a modular platform MQB.

2015 Volkswagen Passat picture

2015 Volkswagen Passat pics

Notably engineers have worked and made the platform even easier through the use of high-strength and at the same time hot steel and aluminum. On average, depending on the configuration, the future Passat feel better at 85 kg in comparison with the current generation and the fuel consumption of all engines will be reduced by 20%.

Volkswagen Passat body structure pics

Volkswagen Passat body structure picture

External dimensions of the machine to fall slightly, but the interior space will be even a little more. Engineers-minders boast new 2.0-liter diesel engine producing 236 horsepower and a torque of 500 Nm. This engine will be equipped with only the new seven-speed DSG gearbox and all-wheel drive. In Volkswagen also confirmed that the new Passat will get a plug-in transmission. Only on hybrid power the car can overcome about 50 km.

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