2016 Volkswagen Passat
2016 Volkswagen Passat will turn out to be one of the most modern and the car is expected to be the best of its model. Volkswagen Passat has turned 40 this year. The first model was launched in 1973. During the approximately 40 years they have sold 20 million Passat’s, around the world. The company is trying to keep up with the requests from the mid size sedan auto market, which is one of the most competitive from the USA also worldwide, it is expected that the new 2016 VW Passat to be improved with the new technologies available on the auto market and fresh features.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Design
2016 Volkswagen Passat, which is part of the seventh generation, seems to be more dynamic and stylish. Reports say that the new 2016 Volkswagen Passat will share the MQB platform (Modular Traversal Matrix platform) with other models in the Volkswagen-Audi group. but can be seen that the new generation will not bring major changes to the exterior design. There is information which says that the front of the new 2016 VW Passat will look similar to the one of the new Golf. The incorporated LEDs and the whole system of light seem to be brand new and redesigned. The front bumper will have more bulging style, with larger air intake, while a new grille looks more narrow. Body-lines create smooth and more dynamic design style, and the rear end seems bit shorter. The new Passat will have a bigger size than the previous models nevertheless it seems that it will be lighter than the latest model because of the better quality and lighter materials. Reports say that the new model will provide improved CO2 emissions and fuel economy.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Engine
2016 Volkswagen Passat will run on a turbocharged 1.8 liter engine that can generate up to 170 hp with 184 pound feet of torque. The automobile is also expected to run another engine option, a V6 3.6 liter engine that can generate up to 280 hp with 258 pound feet of torque. It is also expected to be presented with a diesel engine; an inline-4 turbocharged 2.0 liter engine that can generate up to 140 hp with 236 pound feet of torque.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Release Date and Price
The new 2016 Volkswagen Passat will come on the auto market in 2015 and will be sold as a 2016 model after being officially unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in the fall of 2014. There are no specifications about the price of the new VW Passat. If our speculation is good base model will cost around $21,000 and depending of engine and equipment choice this price could go up to $32,000.
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