People must be familiar to Volkswagen. As one of top car makers from Germany, people may have an interest to follow up every new update related to the future cars. They must notice this following too. It is about the presence of latest generation of Passat series in 2018 Volkswagen Passat. Since 1973, the sedan has been going on some changes and redesign within eight generation of the car. It spends over years to be better just like the future model. In the newest Passat, there will be more surprise given by the manufacturer as the sedan is prepared with several changes on design and features.
2018 Volkswagen Passat Interior
It has been an interesting thing to discuss the interior of the vehicle. In the class, the Passat can be considered as elegant sedan. Inside the cabin, the interior is roomy to accommodate five passengers along with more luggage capacity. High quality leather upholstery is wrapped greatly in the sedan’s seats and steering wheels. The installed small dashboard is filled with hot air. The company gives three options for the touchscreen display. The options are in 5-inch, 8-inch, and 6.5-inch. Automatic braking, rearview camera, rain sensing wipers, and crash avoidance are several modern features owned by the new Passat.
To complete the standard equipments, the sedan has added by automatic wipers, auto LED headlights, anti collision with auto braking, lane assist, rear view camera, adaptive cruise control, keyless entry and start, Bluetooth, USB connectivity, Wi-Fi, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Germany car makers seem to give their best to evoke maximum comfort and pleasure in the cabin since it is a place where it directly faces the passengers. However, the availability of features will depend on each trim that is chosen. From the outside, the sedan looks modern, elegant, and fresh. It is due to restyled or redesigned on headlamps, grille, and bumpers. Three sizes of wheels can be chosen as options. It has 17-inch, 18-inch, and 19-inch.
2018 Volkswagen Passat Engine
It is really great that the new Passat is guaranteed with five unit engines. Petrol and diesel engines are available too. Beside those two engine, the sedan will have 4-cylinder units as the powertrain. With petrol, it can deliver 148 horsepower and 217 horsepower, whereas the diesel, more options of 148 horsepower, 187 horsepower, and 237 horsepower can be delivered under the hood. The fourth engine would be 2.0 liter 4-cylinder V6 unit and it is followed by 3.0 liter V6 engine as the last alternative for more powerful performance. Compared to its predecessor, the new engine will be more efficient with supportive of 6-speed automatic dual-clutch transmission system.
2018 Volkswagen Passat Price
Around the end of 2017, the sedan will be introduced in the marketplace. It is available in S, R-Line, and SEL model. Each trim will exactly have different price tag depending on the embedded features and engine. S line will be priced at $22,800 as the basic, while the R line costs around $24,500. Higher price tag is on the SEL model which goes with $30,900.
Over years, the Passat has been gone through several transformations. For the 2018 Volkswagen Passat, the sedan will go with several options to be chosen by the customers in accordance to the needs. It suits to everyone’s taste since the alternatives are not only on touchscreen display but also on engines, wheels, and trims absolutely.