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Tanner Foust Racing / Rockstar Volkswagen Passat Formula Drift 2015

900-HP Volkswagen Passat? Say What? Tanner Foust’s New Formula Drift Ride: Video

Let’s get this out of the way: Passats don’t drift. Passats are front-drive family cars “Built for the family that’s going places,” although they also somehow have “Performance that makes a track out of a road,” (while cautioning you to “Always obey... read more

April 7, 2015 by 
 
2015 Volkswagen Passat GTE (European spec)

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 


 
Volkswagen future tech

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 


 
Teaser for 2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-spec)

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 


 
2015 Volkswagen Passat (Chinese-spec) leaked (Image via Car News China)

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 


 
Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept

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 


 
2009 VW Passat wagon test car w/Bosch-Mahle turbocharged 1.2-liter, 3-cyl engine, from WardsAuto.com

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 


 
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 


 
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 


 
2011 BMW 328i sedan

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 


 
Volkswagen Super Bowl XLV Ad

2012 Volkswagen Passat And Beetle To Feature In Super Bowl XLV Ad

Volkswagen announced today it will premiere two 30 second ads during the 2nd and 4th quarters of Super Bowl XLV, which will air on Sunday the 6th of next month. The separate... read more January 26, 2011 by 


 
 

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