The A to Z of Cars – Volkswagen Passat

Sun 22nd Apr 2018

There are thousands of cars to choose from at The choice is amazing, so to help you decide which motor might be best for you, this helpful guide to every model on the market should help.

Volkswagen Passat
The Passat has been one of Volkswagen’s most enduring midsize family cars, launched in 1973 and now in its eighth generation, the German manufacturer has built more than 23 million in over 40 years.

Passat, German for trade winds, was originally based on the Audi 80, which had been launched a year earlier - it shared the same platform and even some of the same engines.

Designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro, the Passat was known by many other names around the globe, including Santana, Quantum, Magotan and Corsar, in North America it was known as the Dasher.

The latest generation of Volkswagen Passat was introduced in 2014 and came with the very latest driving technology, including the innovative ‘Traffic Jam Assist’, which allowed the driver to sit idle while the car drives itself through traffic jams.

The Volkswagen Passat has classy looks and a premium cabin that set it apart from the family car norm. 4/5 – Auto Express
The Volkswagen Passat is classy, spacious and relaxing to drive.  4/5 – What Car?
Smarter, sharper styling. Roomy, upmarket interior. 4/5 – Autocar

Assembly – Emden, Germany
Class – Mid-Size Car
Similar Cars – Audi A4, Skoda Superb, Ford Mondeo

If you like the Passat has many different trims to choose from. Get yours today.