Official: Volkswagen Launches Passat BlueMotion In Europe

/ Comments

Volkswagen has officially launched the Passat BlueMotion, which is set to become one of the most fuel efficient four-door sedans in Europe. Under the hood, the Passat BlueMotion is powered by a 1.6-liter turbodiesel engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission with a generous output of 104hp. The Passat BlueMotion was rated at 57.4 mpg on the highway, making it extremely eco-friendly.

Some of the benefits of the turbodiesel engine are modified aerodynamics, stop-start technology, revised front grille, low rolling-resistance tires, underbody panel and a lower ride height. The European Passat is not the same as the one sold in the US, as the former is simply a major facelift of the previous generation. The US Passat is a completely new design. The four-door sedan starts at around £19,875 or $31,713 while the wagon begins at £21,180 or $33,795.

You can place an order for either of them now, but they won't make their way to VW showrooms in Europe until the the end of July.

Porsche Boxster Spyder And Cayman GT4 Are Used Gems
Porsche Boxster Spyder And Cayman GT4 Are Used Gems
9 Lamborghinis That Time Forgot
9 Lamborghinis That Time Forgot

Join The Discussion


To Top