After the launch of the GTI and the Tiquan in the year 2017 Volkswagen has launched the new Passat at the year end. In this year it has added one car in the hatchback, SUV and the luxury sedan segment. The new Passat is the 8th generation model and this car is been in production from the past 43 years globally. On 10th of September 2017 Volkswagen launched the 8th Gen Passat in India and this is another special day as it marks the 10th Anniversary of Volkswagen in India.
Previous gen Passat was discontinued in the year 2014 and after 3 strong years volkswagen has brught this luxury sedan : the New Passat in India at a starting price of Rs 29.99 lakhs Ex-Showroom India. Volkswagen is launching the new Passat in two variants Comfortline and Highline. To book a test drive please click here and to request a call back to book the car click here. You can also book the New Passat from MYNEWCAR by clicking here.
Lets have look at the exteriors of this Luxury sedan from Volkswagen:
The new passat is based on the MQB platform and design elements are crisp and sharp as that of the previous gen model. As compared to the previous gen model, the new passat is now more longer and hosts a lot of sharp design edges. The front end gets new wide triple-slat grille which holds the LED headlamps. Along with this headlamps its also gets the Volkswagen signature style LED DRL with dynamic Light Assist feature. The side profile gets strong shoulder line which gives the Passat a elegant and progressive look. The car also rides lower than the previous model, approximately 2mm lower. To bring up the premium look the new Passat rides on 10 spoke 17 inch alloy wheels.
The new Passat is more luxurious inside as it looks from the outside. The premium sedan boots a Panoramic sunroof, slush dashboard deco inserts and premium Nappa leather seats to increase the luxury ambience inside. In addition to this Volkswagen also is offering three-zone climate control, electric seats with memory function, smartphone integration, driving modes, TPMS and a digital screen which is integrated on the instrument cluster and also doubles up as a navigation screen. For better customer comfort it also comes loaded with 360 area view, tyre pressure monitoring system, hands free parking easy open bot and one touch boot close facilities.
Volkswagen never compromises with safety. Their values includes superior driving experience and safety. Hence the new Passat come loaded with 9 airbags, Dynamic chassis control, ESC, Auto Hold, Park assist, hands free parking, and 360 area view.
Under the hood of the new Passat is 2.0 litre TDi diesel engine which is capable of producing 174bhp of power and 350Nm of torque. This engine is coupled with a 6-speed DSG gearbox and this engine is also used in the Skoda Superb and the Audi A4.
All the prices are applicable to Ex-showroom, Delhi.
Comfort line: Rs 29.99 lakhs
Highline: 32.99 lakhs