Updated Volkswagen Passat turned out to be cheaper than its predecessor

Updated Volkswagen Passat turned out to be cheaper than its predecessor

November 12, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The company announced the official price tag for the model for the American market. The most affordable version will cost from 23,000 dollars

Volkswagen Passat 2020 model year finally received the official price list. The German concern revealed details of the trim levels and a list of additional options for the American version. The most interesting thing is that the new product turned out to be $ 2,300 cheaper than its predecessor. The updated version costs from $ 23,000, the actual modification was offered from $ 25,300.

The new Volkswagen Passat is built on the old MQB platform. In fact, the company introduced a deep restyling with a review of trim levels. The model received a revised design, which is especially noticeable in the front part, as well as additional security technologies. In addition, the mid-size sedan received alloy wheels of a unique design with a size of 17 to 19 inches.

 As the power unit, the previous 2.0-liter engine with a capacity of up to 174 horsepower is used. It is fully consistent with the motor in the previous version. Thanks to the updated six-speed automatic transmission and updated software, the torque increased to 279 Nm of torque. Front-wheel drive.

Sales of the Volkswagen Passat 2020 model year will begin before the end of this year. Four configurations will go on sale right away.