Volkswagen Passat sedan to be dropped in Europe? –

The Volkswagen Passat sedan may be facing the end of its road for the United States and European markets in order to for the company to focus its product line upon electric vehicles and SUVs, Wards Auto reported. This leaves the station wagon, the Passat Variant to carry on when

VW Passat Dead After 2023 In The US

Another sedan bites the dust. Well, another sedan is saying goodbye at the expense of crossovers and SUVs. Today, it’s the Volkswagen Passat that’s leaving us. The German automaker will cease the model’s production at its Tennessee plant in 2023, no longer offering it in the US, according to Wards

Volkswagen Passat R-Line launch, watch it live at noon –

The 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line, which was previewed in August at the launch of the Arteon and Tiguan Allspace, will be officially launched today by Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM). Watch the online launch of the sporty D-segment sedan at noon (12pm) later at VPCM’s official YouTube and Facebook pages.

Next VW Passat For Europe Will Gain Full Electric Variant, Arrive in 2023

The ninth-gen Passat will go upmarket and be built alongside the next Skoda Superb at an undisclosed production facility. Despite the fact that Volkswagen has ditched the all-electric version of the Golf for the eighth generation of that model (and it launched the ID.3 dedicated EV hatchback), it is apparently

Next Volkswagen Passat to receive fully electric version; more spacious cabin in the works – report –

The ninth-generation Volkswagen Passat has been given approval, after more than a year of internal regarding the future of its D-segment sedan and station wagon, Autocar has reported. This comes after Volkswagen chairman Herbert Diess had earlier cast doubt on the replacement of the current, eighth-generation Passat, citing the popularity

Volkswagen Golf, Polo, Passat set to die in all-electric markets

Famous VW nameplates make way for ID models only in markets that only sell electric cars Some of Volkswagen’s most iconic nameplates are set to disappear in markets that only allow sales of electric cars, Volkswagen’s boss of sales and marketing, Jurgen Stackmann, has revealed. With the UK set to

The Passat “Has a Finite Lifespan,” Says VW COO

Speaking at the Chicago Auto Show, Johan de Nysschen, VW’s newly appointed COO, admitted that the Passat is likely not long for this world. “The Passat is also a car that has a finite lifespan in terms of our planning,” said de Nysschen, speaking to media. He was quick to

2020 Volkswagen Passat facelift launched in Malaysia – 2.0 TSI Elegance, new 7-speed wet DSG, RM189k

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has finally launched the facelifted Passat here in Malaysia. The updated D-segment sedan comes with a new look, a mildly refreshed interior and some added kit, with the range paired down to just a single 2.0 TSI Elegance model. It retails at RM189,012 on-the-road without

2020 Volkswagen Passat First Drive: Can More but Less Save the Sedan?

We’ve just finished driving Volkswagen’s latest Passat, the new for 2020 model. If you’re thinking it doesn’t exactly look entirely new, then you’re right. This one’s more about evolution, and that’s fitting in today’s sedan marketplace where survival of the fittest is the name of the game and companies struggle