Here is The New 2020 VW Passat USA. Volkswagen presents the new US version of the 2020 VW Passat as a sedan at the Detroit Motor Show 2019. Initial design drawings show the 2019 model, which will roll off the line at the US plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The second generation of the notchback model is still based on the PQ46 platform of the first US Passat (New Midsize Sedan) and does not leverage the Group’s modern modular transaxe (MQB) platform. The background is a simple cost accounting, in order to offer the model in a sinking limousine market still attractively priced. In 2018, the Passat had a market share of 2.7 percent for sedans. The four-door has to fight off tough competition like the Toyota Camry or the HondaAccord.
2020 VW Passat USA Design
In the first design drawings, the VW Passat, however, is modern. The grill comes in Arteon style therefore, the hood is strongly curved and contoured, the rear fenders pronounced and the rear is dominated by narrow lights and a trunk rump. For the second generation, VW has revised all body elements except for the roof.
2020 VW Passat USA Specs & Price
Under the hood, it is spartan. Only a four-cylinder in-line gasoline engine with two liters of displacement will be offered in the future, this comes to slightly more power (currently 174 hp) and more torque than the current model. It is coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission. As early as 2018, Volkswagen had thrown the 3.6-liter V6 with 280 hp out of the program. The equipment lines of the Passat will be reduced from 17 to five in 2019, four-wheel drive or electrification does not exist.
The middle-grader offers a revised eight-inch touch screen with the navigation system as well as a blind spot assistant, lane assistant, rain sensor and adaptive cruise control. Prices for the New VW Passat in the US, there is not yet, currently, the price list starts at 25,295 US dollars.