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The all-new Volkswagen Passat

The new Passat – with the ninth generation, Volkswagen is continuing the success story of the 50-year-old bestseller, which has already sold more than 34 million units. Based on the fundamentally modernized Volkswagen modular system MQB, which has now been given the suffix "evo", the high-quality Passat has many important innovations - you can find all the details here in the further press information.

Press releases

  • The all-new Volkswagen Passat

    The Volkswagen business class: world premiere of the all-new Passat Variant

    At the world premiere, Volkswagen presents the first photos and facts of the completely newly developed Passat. The focus is on powerful aerodynamic design, new high-efficiency drives, high quality and a host of new technologies. In just a few days, the vehicle will be shown to the public for the first time at the IAA Mobility in Munich (5 to 9 September 2023). The new Passat will be launched as a versatile Variant in the first quarter of 2024. With more than 34 million units sold worldwide, the Passat is the top-selling Volkswagen of all time after the Golf and ahead of the Beetle.
  • The all-new Volkswagen Passat

    The all-new Passat Variant on final test drives

    The all-new Passat Variant will celebrate its world premiere at the end of August and Volkswagen is now publishing the first advance details of the next Passat generation. The new model is equipped with a host of innovations such as an intuitive display and operating concept, a high-quality interior, a new adaptive chassis control system, premium-class seats and plug-in hybrid drives with electric ranges of up to 100 kilometres. The all-new Passat Variant will be launched in the first quarter of 2024. It is the ninth generation of one of the world’s most successful mid-sized cars, with over 50 years of history and more than 30 million units sold.