The Passat offers park assist for hands-free parking which steers the car into parallel and bay parking spaces.
Mumbai : Much-awaited luxury sedan of Volkswagen, Passat was launched recently. The introductory prices of the sedan is Rs 29.99 lakh and will be available in six colours, across all Volkswagen showrooms for test drives and bookings.
Passat is based on the new MQB platform and is powered with an efficient 2.0 L TDI diesel engine mated to a 6 speed automatic-DSG gearbox. Generating peak power of 130kW (177 PS) and a torque of 350 Nm ranging from 1500–3500 rpm, the luxuray sedan will redefine luxury and safety in the category with park assist for hands-free parking and nine airbags.
The Passat was earlier introduced in India in the year 2007 and the carline garnered attention from customers from day one.
Steffen Knapp, director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. said, “We are extremely pleased to launch the technologically advanced New Passat in India offering our customers a carline that is equipped with superior safety features and driving dynamics that the brand Volkswagen is known to offer across the industry. The Passat is renowned world over for its sheer performance, iconic style & rich heritage. With the launch of the Passat we will now have a portfolio with remarkable carlines across leading vehicle segments in the country.”
The newly launched Passat will host several premium luxury features including nine Airbags, hill start assist, auto hold, reverse camera with 360⁰ area view, park assist, app connect, ‘NAPPA’ leather seats, dynamic chassis control, three zone auto AC, electric adjustable front seat, Full LED headlamps with DRLs and LED tail-lamps and easy open boot among others. → Volkswagen has commenced bookings for the Passat and will be available in two trims—Comfortline and Highline.
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