2018-2019 Volkswagen announces the release of its new Passat. The new Passat offers an updated design, comfortable interior, fuel consumption of 6.6 liters / 100 kilometers, nearly one-third reduced the price for the US market, which amounts to $ 20 000, 8 thousand less than the cost of the current model. By the way the price of the Jetta in Europe 20 thousand euros.
The new Passat offers three engine options – a 2.5-liter petrol engine, economical 2.0-liter TDI diesel and a powerful 3.6-liter VR6. First, five-cylinder engine (2.5L) has a capacity of 170 horsepower, and the VR6 develops 280 horsepower.
Powerful Passat VR6 version with sporty character, combined with luxury comfort has a moderate appetite and fuel consumption per hundred kilometers outside the city ten liters. With engine power of 280 horsepower is perfectly acceptable gas mileage.
It is worth noting a quiet diesel engine, which is at a power of 140 hp consumes 6.6 liters of fuel per hundred kilometers. Using the catalyst, the power unit is considered one of the most environmentally friendly engines with minimal CO2 emissions into the atmosphere. TDI Passat will cover a distance of 800 kilometers was never filled up the pockets of our income devastating oil tycoon. Diesel Passat allows the installation of the legendary 6-speed DSG
Gear shifting on the new Passat VR6 is carried out via a standard 6-speed transmission with double clutch (DSG), which is considered the most efficient in the world. The technology used is an advanced six-speed transmission allows you to instantly change gear without pressing the clutch pedal.
The switching process is controlled by a computer that includes a next transmission of the clutch, and the previous off. As a result, fast, precise gear changes with no loss of performance when switching like a traditional manual transmission.
The new Passat will be available in and developed exclusively for the 2018-2019 Volkswagen Fender premium audio system, which is now a partner of the German automaker. 2018-2019 Volkswagen and Fender Association promises to bring the sound quality of the company cars to a new level.
2018-2019 Volkswagen expects the new Jetta and Passat in will be in the United States sales leaders. Grandiose plans of the company – to sell 800,000 cars a year in the United States by 2018. The company’s strategy – to create vehicles for a wide range of drivers, from amateurs to professionals for a variety of needs.