Outside is more striking thanks to front and rear bumper redesigned. The headlights are slimmer and has a four-bar grille. The rear stands out for having a more European style and includes LED lights. For the first time R-Line kit with bumpers and skirts well sportier rear diffuser with black accents is offered. It also includes alloy wheels 19 inches .
The Volkswagen Passat 2016 features a number of driving aids and security systems. Among others are the post-collision system automatic braking, adaptive cruise control, Forward Collision Warning with autonomous emergency braking, blind spot monitor, warning of involuntary change lanes, Park Assist and peripheral vision cameras .
This model will be offered in the United States with three engines. It will be the turbocharged gasoline 1.8 TSI four-cylinder with 170 horsepower. Also the four-cylinder diesel 2.0 TDI offers 150 hp, but has temporarily stopped selling these engines due to the scandal with the EPA. Finally, as the range-topping petrol offers 3.6 liter VR6 with 280 horses .
The 2016 Volkswagen Passat will go on sale in the US later this year . The base price is the same as in the previous model, with the 1.8 TSI engine variant with automatic transmission and six-speed from $ 22,440 (about 20,100 euros).
Source – Volkswagen
From 26,630 euro
Now since 24,550 euro
Article 2016 Volkswagen Passat, facelift for the saloon in America has originally been published in Current Motor.