The Volkswagen Passat is a very refined and highly featured large family saloon car. It is also available as an estate car. The first Passat was launched in 1973 and since then there have been seven generations of the design. It is available as a saloon and an estate plus the CC.
This car appeals to those looking for a well engineered car of high quality and with good looks. It is a favourite fleet car. There are many engines from which to choose and some of the more recent ones are very advanced offering excellent performance combines with a respectable economy.
The Estate car has established a fine reputation for reliability and many of them have covered vast distances without any problems. Once the rear seats are folded down there is a massive 1,730 litres of load capacity. Comfort levels are high with plenty of space all round. Altogether it is a very refined car.
The latest version of the Volkswagen Passat is the CC which is essentially a four door coupe. It is a very good looking car with excellent comfort and performance. There are a number of alternative engines the most powerful one being the 3.6 litre V6 petrol engine – a beautiful car with performance to match.
The Volkswagen Passat is a highly desirable quality car and a very popular choice. There are many for sale across the UK from approved Volkswagen dealers, independent traders and private sellers. No matter where you are in the UK, Motors.co.uk could find a deal on a used Volkswagen Passat near you.
There is also a hot four-wheel drive Passat which is called the R36. It has the same 300 bhp 3.6-litre V6 as is available for the CC. It has six-speed double clutch automatic transmission and has a 0 to 62 mph acceleration of less than six seconds. It also has improved handling characteristics.
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