Posts Tagged ‘Passat’

Volkswagen Reveals the All-New Passat — A First-in-Class Vehicle that Delivers Superior German Engineering and is Built in America

Sunday, January 9th, 2011
2012 Volkswagen Passat
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Wolfsburg/Herndon/Detroit — Volkswagen of America, Inc., today announced the world debut of the all-new Passat, a transformational car in Volkswagen's ambitious growth plan for the U.S. market.

Designed in Germany and made in America, the Passat was developed as a larger vehicle with premium features and handling characteristics that will perfectly match it with the tastes and lifestyles of Americans. It will be built in Chattanooga, Tenn., at the world's newest, most advanced and environmentally responsible auto assembly plant.

The new Passat, the largest ever, is the only midsize sedan that offers superior German engineering at an accessible price. (more…)

North American International Auto Show:
World Premiere of the First Four-Door Coupé from Volkswagen

Sunday, January 13th, 2008
Volkswagen Passat CC
© Volkswagen AG

Wolfsburg / Detroit — The Passat — a success for more than three decades — is now the technological platform for the first four-door coupé from Volkswagen. This guarantees that the Passat CC will employ a range of technology that reflects the top level in this segment worldwide. Tailored to these technologies is a body that was completely restructured and redesigned.

Design and dimensions

The four-door coupé measures 4,796 millimeters in length, which is 31 millimeters more than the classic Passat. (more…)