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2016 Volkswagen Passat Gets Visual Tweaks, More Tech And Sporty R-Line Package

Obviously, the reveal of the Passat isn't why the automotive universe is talking about Volkswagen these days. That said, the show must go on, and the company revealed its 2016 Passat at an event in Brooklyn, New York on Monday night. The mid-size sedan gets new front and rear clips aimed at giving... read more

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Time To Make The Dual-Passat Snownuts: Video

Dramamine to the rescue on this dual-Passat throw down in the snow. MUST SEE: Watch The Ford GT Supercar Start, Rev Its Twin-Turbo V-6, And Drive: Video Yes, that’s... read more January 20, 2015 by 

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Plug-In Hybrid Volkswagen Passat GTE Revealed Ahead Of Paris Auto Show

Volkswagen’s version of the Passat the rest of the world enjoys has just been redesigned and will appear for the first time at this week’s 2014 Paris Auto Show... read more September 29, 2014 by 

2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-spec)

2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-Spec) Revealed

Volkswagen has revealed the latest versions of the Passat sedan and Passat Variant wagon that the rest of the world enjoys. They represent the eighth generation of the Passat... read more July 4, 2014 by 

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Volkswagen Previews Future Tech

Volkswagen in July will reveal a new generation of the Passat sedan that the rest of the world enjoys. The new sedan will be packed with the automaker’s latest... read more May 28, 2014 by 

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2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-Spec) Teased In New Sketches

Volkswagen is set to introduce this fall a new generation of the Passat that the rest of the world enjoys, and we now have official teaser sketches of the car. We’ve... read more May 22, 2014 by 

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2015 Volkswagen Passat (Chinese-Spec) Leaked

It was only yesterday that we got our first look at the production version of Volkswagen’s New Midsize Coupe concept thanks to leaked photos out of China, and now new... read more April 29, 2014 by 

2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-spec) spy shots

2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-Spec) Spy Shots

Now that the Volkswagen Group’s latest modular platform, the MQB, is out in the open, having already appeared in the new 2015 Audi A3, 2015 Volkswagen Golf and recently... read more April 2, 2014 by 

2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport

2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport Priced From $27,295

At the Detroit Auto Show last year, Volkswagen showed off a slightly sportier version of its Passat in concept form. Now, just days out from this year’s event... read more January 8, 2014 by 

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Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept: Detroit Auto Show Preview

Volkswagen has big plans in store for next week's Detroit Auto Show, where media preview days begin Monday. One of several cars it will show is the Volkswagen Passat... read more January 11, 2013 by 

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3-Cyl Volkswagen Passat: An Insight Into Extreme Downsizing

Think turbocharger and you may think high performance, but the latest generation of cars are using turbochargers in order to maintain performance whilst engine capacity... read more June 22, 2011 by 

Brain Driver - image by Raúl Rojas/Freie Universität Berlin

BrainDriver: A Mind-Controlled Car

Imagine you could drive your car using only your thoughts. German researchers have just made that possible -- and they have the video to prove it. Following his recent... read more February 22, 2011 by 

Cars and Guitars at Chicago Auto Show

2011 Chicago Auto Show: Fender Puts Guitars in Cars

During the Chicago show's press preview, Panasonic's Jim Viola and Fender's Brian Tedeschi demonstrated their latest musical collaboration: a Fender-branded premium sound... read more February 14, 2011 by 

Jonathan Browning before the Economic Club of Chicago

VW's Browning: America's The Toughest Market Of All

Volkswagen of America's Jonathan Browning addressed this year's Chicago Auto Show with a challenge to himself: turning VW into one of America's truly mainstream brands. Two... read more February 14, 2011 by 

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Super Bowl Messaging Win and Fail

Once a year, Americans celebrate their love of capitalism with a three-hour long festival of new television commercials. Conveniently broken up by a football game, the... read more February 8, 2011 by 


Train Rocks VW's 2011 Detroit Fire Haus Preview Night

Before VW unveiled its New Midsize Sedan, it held an invitation only clambake (yes, shellfish and other hor d'oeuvres). There, guests mingled with VW's designers, engineers... read more February 2, 2011 by 


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