New 2015 Volkswagen Passat has gone through a number of modifications that improve on both its appearance and performance. It bares the MBQ platform which ranges from the CC shooting Brake and CC variations. This new model retains some design features of its forerunner, but appears broader and longer than before. Read on to discover more about this VW-passat-2015.
New Volkswagen Passat Interior and Design
Its new design brings about great features that make it possible for one to enjoy a long drive/ride. 2015 Volkswagen Passat has been made with lighter materials which help enhance its CO2 emissions and economic climate. This new model has a new fascia that gives it an eye catching appearance at a first glance. It has a solitary line that enhances its brand new grill and headlights. Modifications were also made on its interior giving this vehicle a somewhat modern and trendy look. However, this model still maintains key aspects of Volkswagen designs.
Safety is a key aspect in the automobile industry, and 2015 Passat is designed with all advanced safety options to cater for the safety needs of all aboard. It is equipped with plenty of drive assists that make driving an enjoyable experience. Furthermore, it has some of the latest technology systems such as trailer assist, autonomous braking and emergency assist. All the systems make it possible for the vehicle to reverse when hooked to a trailer, prevent low speed collisions and stop the vehicle if the driver falls asleep. Additionally, the cabin has been made spacious enough.
New Volkswagen Passat Engine spec
When it comes to the engine performance of this new Passat model, the company made available several engine variants to cater for the needs of its buyers. One of the engine variant options offered will be a hybrid engine unit blending with a 1.4l TSI unit with a petrol motor. This engine unit will also have lithium ion batteries that give this vehicle an estimated EPA of about 150mpg and emissions below 60 g\km.
Furthermore, there are speculations that this 2015 Volkswagen Passat model will be powered by a twin turbo 2.0 TDI diesel unit, expected to deliver about 200hp. There is a high chance that the manufacturer will also use the same VR6 motor present in the CrossBlue Coupe. This VR6 can either be tuned to deliver about 400hp when combined with a four wheel drive or mated to a hybrid system.
2015 Volkswagen Passat Price and Release Date
The company is yet to make an official announcement concerning the exact release date of this new model, though we expect this vehicle to hit showrooms by early next year. 2015 Volkswagen Passat starting price is set around $31,000. Considering its amazing design and decent performance, 2015 Passat will definitely be one great vehicle once it hits the market.