Volkswagen Passat 2017 was named the best car or the Car of the Year in the European region. So what are the advantages and specifications of this sedan type cars. Volkswagen Passat beat other cars. So, how attractive car is now as the best car in Europe? 8th generation Passat is indeed undergone some evolution in design and performance.
Engine and Performance
And what is about the performance? For the runway, Volkswagen Passat 2017 in standard version carries the 1.4 TSI turbocharged direct injection that produces 125 ps and 150 ps. As for the diesel engine, the car is equipped with 1.6-liter engine power of 120 ps, 2.0-liter 150 PS or 190 PS and 2.0-liter equipped with Twin Turbo that generates 240 Ps.
Both driver and passenger cabin carrying the prime comfort and sophisticated insulation with double layer is very qualified to absorb the noise from the outside of the car, making it a very comfortable coupe. Wood accents flow from the dashboard to the rear cabin and overall offer a touch of more classy than sporty nuances. Seats have also been coated with high-quality leather with two color stitching pattern. Controls present a high aesthetic value, as well as equipped with BMW’s i-Drive technology. Speaker units controlled directly via the multi-function steering wheel. If the interior roadster series 6 described in a few words, then ‘Lounge on Wheels’ is the proper term to describe a superior driving experience prima nan, within which is a specialty of the German manufacturer.
Exterior and Safety
With dimensions of 2 centimeters shorter than the previous model, this Volkswagen Passat 2017 has a length of 4,767 mm. But for the width, the car is 12 mm wider than its predecessor, the 1,832 mm. While the trimmed height 14 mm to 1,456 mm. To distance becomes longer wheelbase 2,791 mm. While the weight of the Passat in 2015 claimed to be lighter than the previous model are trimmed to 85 kilograms. Now, this car has a total weight of only 1,312 kilograms. Some interesting features are also pinned on the car in order to make the driver comfortable. Among the suspension used MacPherson struts on the front light and rear multi-link. All variants are equipped Passat is Full LED and Dynamic Light Assist, other than that the car is also equipped with Active Info Display, Park-Assist with 360-degree Around View. Not to mention for security features this car has been implemented with Side Assist Rear Traffic Alert. Width dimension of this car of course makes the cabin add too relieved. Even the luggage space also becomes airy.