The 2015 European Car of the Year, the Volkswagen Passat, will soon land on Philippine shores and is expected to stir up the mid-sized luxury sedan segment. The Passat, after all, is well known for its remarkable style, exceptional handling and superb performance.
Very soon, Volkswagen Philippines will offer Filipino executives and businessmen the actual opportunity of owning and driving the highly-touted 2015 Passat.
The 2015 Passat, introduced in Europe in November 2014, is the 8th generation of a line of large cars produced by Volkswagen since 1973. The Passat has been earning favorable reviews in Europe, particularly for its passenger and cargo space, refined and quiet ride, powerful diesel and gasoline engine variants, and top safety features.
The Passat offers impressive performance with German-tuned driving dynamics and a responsive and efficient 2.0-liter TSI engine generating 220 PS (216 horsepower) matched to a six-speed dual-clutch Direct Shift Gearbox (DSG) transmission.
Manufactured directly from the home of Volkswagen in Wolfsburg, Germany, the 2015 Passat will reach showrooms in the Philippines complete with design and technological touches that would make it a an ideal executive car. These include LED headlights, 18-inch alloy wheels, Adaptive Chassis Control, 14-way electric seats, a navigation system, rear-view camera, Active Info Display gauges and a panoramic sunroof.
The 2015 Passat will be introduced at a price range between P2.3 million and P2.8 million.