- Pre-sales from May: in-depth technical update of the bestseller opens a window into the future of the product line
- Debut in the Passat: new “Travel Assist” function permits partially automated driving from 0 to 210 km/h
- Always on: new Infotainment system generation with permanently integrated SIM card brings new online features on board
- Zero emissions in the city: the electric range of the Passat GTE) has been increased to around 55 km) in the WLTP (around 70 km) in NEDC)
Premiere at Geneva Motor Show: the new Passat will be the first Volkswagen to offer partially automated driving at cruising speed
Production record for the debut of the new Passat: the bestseller will pass the 30 million mark this spring. This makes it the most successful mid-size model worldwide. One thing is certain: the 30 millionth Passat will come from the progressively enhanced 8th generation. A major technical update – a Passat that incorporates the latest brand innovations. The new Passat will make its trade fair debut at the Geneva Motor Show. Pre-sales will start in the first countries in May. The market launch will take place in September (Germany).