Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW Passat'

VW Reveals the Euro-Spec 2015 Passat

Volkswagen has released the first photos of the European-spec 2015 Passat ahead of its debut later this year at the Paris Motor Show.

2015 VW Passat Teased Ahead of its Debut Next Month

VW has released a teaser of the eighth-generation 2015 Passat that will be sold in Europe and various other markets, but not in North America, which has a completely different Passat.

VW Confirms a New TDI Diesel Engine for the 2015 Golf, Jetta, Passat and Beetle

Volkswagen has announced that when the 2015 Golf, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, and Jetta start arriving in showrooms in the second half of 2014, they will be offered with a new TDI diesel engine.

Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion Concept Takes the Stage in Detroit

Volkswagen is going to debut the new Passat BlueMotion concept at the Detroit Auto Show next week.

2014 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T Priced from $20,895

Volkswagen has replaced the aged 2.5L five-cylinder engine in the 2014 Passat with a lighter, more fuel efficient 1.8L turbocharged engine.

VW Says Goodbye to the Unloved 2.5L Five-Cylinder With a New 1.8L Four-Cyl

VW has announced that a new 1.8L TSI four-cylinder engine is going to replace the old 2.5L five-cylinder in the Beetle, Jetta and Passat.

VW Attempts to Set World Record with the 2013 Passat TDI

VW has announced that it will try to beat an existing Guinness World Record for the lowest fuel consumption around the lower 48 US states for a non-hybrid car.

VW Announces the 2013 VW Passat Wolfsburg Edition, but Where Are the Photos?

VW has announced the introduction of the 2013 VW Passat Wolfsburg Edition, which will arrive in showrooms by late spring.

VW Passat Performance Concept to Debut in Detroit

VW has unveiled the Passat Performance Concept, which will have its official debut at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show next week. VW says that the concept is "an exercise to hint at Volkswagen's efforts to explore this practical four-door's sportier side."

VW's Chattanooga, Tennessee Plant Builds its 100,000 Passat

Just nine months after the all-new VW Passat went on sale in the U.S., VW's Chattanooga, Tennessee plant has built its 100,000 Passat.

VW to Replace its Five-Cylinder Engine with a 1.8L Turbo Four-Cylinder

It's being reported that VW will officially ditch the 2.5L five-cylinder engine that it offers in models like the Jetta, Passat and Beetle. The unloved engine will be replaced by a turbocharged four-cylinder, which will more likely be a 1.8L engine.

VW Brings the Alltrack Concept to New York to See if U.S. Buyers Want a Wagon

VW is bringing the Alltrack concept to the New York Auto Show to gauge the market reaction to a potential new wagon in VW's U.S. lineup. Seen as an alternative to a large SUV, the Alltrack concept closes the...

VW Passat Alltrack Takes the Passat Offroad

VW has given us a preview of the Passat Alltrack that is going to debut at the Tokyo Motor Show. The Passat Alltrack is based on the Passat Estate that we unfortunately do not get in the U.S. The...

VW Set to Boost 2012 Passat Production

VW is about to boost production of the 2012 US-spec Passat only four months after production kicked off at its Chattanooga, Tenn. plant. "We've already taken steps to decide how we will do it," Don Jackson, president of manufacturing...

VW has No Plans for the Passat Wagon in the US

According to the latest VW sources, VW has no plans to sell a wagon version of the new Passat in the US. There have been spy photos of the Passat wagon testing in the US, but it was merely...

2012 VW Passat Online Configurator Powers Up... Starts at $19,995

VW Passat fans and anyone that may be interested in the all-new 2012 VW Passat can now build the new sedan on VW's website. The 2012 VW Passat has a lower starting price than the last-generation, at $19,995. For...

All-New 2012 VW Passat Starts at $19,995

VW's all-new 2012 Passat starts at less than $20,000. VW has announced the pricing for the all new 2012 VW Passat that starts at $19,995. What do you get for just under $20k? The 170-hp Passat 2.5L with a...

VW Super Bowl Ads to Show off New Passat and Tease the Next Beetle

The Super Bowl is almost here. Of course the Super Bowl is technically a football game, but almost half of the viewers tune in just to see the over the top commercials. Advertisers spend big on these commercials, which...

2012 VW Passat Officially Unveiled with American Tastes in Mind

VW wants to increase its market share in the US and you can bet the new 2012 Passat is part of that plan. The all-new Passat has been designed with American tastes in mind as it now offers best-in-class...

Paris 10': 2011 VW Passat Officially Unveiled

VW has chosen the Paris Motor Show for the unveiling of the seventh-generation 2011 Passat. The 2011 Passat gets a new look that is similar to that of the new Jetta and Phaeton. The front of the Passat is...

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