Munchen, 4. August 2010 – Volkswagen is working on its mid-range: After five years, the Wolfsburger launches a new Passat, this is the meanwhile seventh generation of the model. The debut of the popular family truck will be on the Paris Motor Show from 2. Until 17. Expected October 2010. Now there was a remote variant of the next generation a photographer in the California Death Valley in front of the lens. The photo betrayed: The combination of his line was remained faithful by AUBEN.
No completely new model
Similar to the change from Golf V to Golf VI, the coming passat is not a completely newly developed model, but a very extensive facelift. The basic form and the amounts of the new are therefore only slightly different from the previous model. The variant was allowed to be back around 4.77 meters long, the luggage compartment is only slightly delivered the previous 603 liters.
News brand face
The aub design, on the other hand, presents itself completely renewed. So the mid-range series gets the current brand face, which now bears the polo to Phaeton almost all VW models. For the first time, LED daytime running lights are offered for the Passat. The jerk lights were also allowed to be taken with light-emitting diodes.
New and well-known engines
Some is likely to do under the hood of the Passat. To the well-known two-liter diesel with 140 hp and 170 hp, the 105 hp strong 1.6 TDI. In the petrol, the 1 was allowed.2 TSI with 105 equestrian colors mark the lower end of the engine pallet, add to the 1.4 TSI with 122 or 160 hp as well as the 2.0 TSI with 211 hp. The top motorization could be pleased for the 300 hp 3,6-liter V6, which is already used in Passat CC. In all likelihood, the new Passat will come to the handlers at the end of 2010 – at the same time as limousine as well as a variant.