Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW Passat'

2016 VW Passat priced at $22,440

VW has released the pricing for the restyled 2016 Passat, which starts at $22,440. Even though the starting price is the same as the outgoing model, VW has added a host of new standard features that it says represent a $1,315 value over the 2015 Passat.

2016 Volkswagen Passat debuts with new styling

The timing almost couldn't be worse for Volkswagen to reveal the restyled 2016 Passat. With all the news focusing on the diesel scandal, it may be a bit hard to focus on the updated Passat. Either way, VW has given the 2016 Passat a long list of upgrades, which includes new styling and more tech.

Volkswagen builds the 500,000th Passat in Chattanooga

Volkswagen has announced that the 500,000th Passat has rolled off the line at its plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

2015 VW Passat Limited Edition starts at $23,995

VW has announced the introduction of a new Limited Edition version of the 2015 Passat that starts at $23,995, and supersedes the Wolfsburg and SE trim lines.

Volkswagen to preview next-gen CC with a concept in Geneva

Volkswagen is going to give us a preview of the next-generation CC four-door coupe with a new concept at the Geneva Motor Show next week. VW hasn't released the name of the concept, but we do have two sketches of the new concept, which features a more aggressive and coupe-like body than today's model.

VW Passat GTE Plug-in Hybrid Can Travel Up to 31 Miles in EV Mode

VW has unveiled the Passat GTE plug-in hybrid, which is going to debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.

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...