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January 12, 2018

Sporty 2018 Passat GT to Debut in Detroit

Volkswagen has revealed the 2018 Passat GT special model, a sportier version of the sedan with a base price of $29,090.

October 20, 2017

10 Cars Excel in IIHS Passenger-Side Crash Test

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety introduces a new crash test that will play a pivotal role in determining 2018 Top Safety Pick+ award winners.

May 24, 2017

Volkswagen Recalls Passat for Fire Risk

Set to get under way in July, the recall will cover more than 84,000 diesel-powered sedans with direct-shift transmissions.

February 15, 2017

Volkswagen Recalls Passat for Leaky Brake Lines

Set to begin in March, the recall will cover more than 1,000 vehicles.

October 19, 2016

2017 Volkswagen Passat R-Line

The 2017 Passat comes with more features offered on lower trims. Forward collision warning and autonomous emergency braking are now standard across all trims, and blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert is now standard on both R-Line and SE trims.

April 1, 2016

Volkswagen Recalls Passat Sedans for Fire Risk

The recall covers 91,000 2012-2014 model-year Passat vehicles with TDI engines.

December 4, 2015

2016 Volkswagen Passat

The Passat, Volkswagen's top fleet seller, enters the 2016-MY with plenty of new safety and connectivity features, sportier styling, and LED lighting that annihilates dark corners around a driveway.

December 2, 2015

Volkswagen's 2016 Passat Sedan

Volkswagen has updated its top-selling fleet vehicle, the Passat mid-size sedan, for the 2016-MY with a new sportier trim level and upgraded technology, including driver assist systems. Photos by Vince Taroc.

November 4, 2015

Volkswagen Recalls Multiple Models for Brake Assist

The recall affects nearly 92,000 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf/GTI and Golf SportWagen vehicles in the 2015 and 2016 model years.

November 2, 2015

VW Reaffirms Commitment to U.S. Production

The Volkswagen Group has reaffirmed its planned investments at the Chattanooga location and in the production of an all-new SUV for the U.S. market.

October 19, 2015

Volkswagen Releases Full 2016 Passat Pricing

Volkswagen's 2016 Passat will retail for a starting price of $22,440 for the base model in a year when the mid-size sedan gets a mid-cycle refresh.

September 22, 2015

VW's Passat Gets Light Updates for 2016

Volkswagen of America announced the new 2016 Volkswagen Passat adds a new sportier trim level, upgraded technology and driver assistance systems, and other design updates.

August 14, 2015

Volkswagen Recall Tied to Air Bag Connection

The 420,000-vehicle recall addresses a potential electrical connection problem that can prevent the driver’s front air bag from deploying.  

July 22, 2015

Volkswagen Manufactures 500,000th Passat

Volkswagen Chattanooga has achieved a significant production milestone with the completion of its 500,000th Passat.

April 7, 2015

Feds Probe Safety of Volkswagen Passat, CC Sedans

NHTSA’s office of defects investigation has received nine reports claiming problems with the steering column control module.

March 6, 2015

VW Adds Passat Limited Edition Above Base Trim

Volkswagen's Passat mid-sized sedan gets new value-oriented trim level for 2015 with the Limited Edition model to replace the Wolfsburg and SE models, the automaker announced.

December 31, 2014

Volkswagen Recalls Multiple Models for Fire Risk

The action involves nearly 38,000 vehicles in the 2014 and 2015 model years, including Jetta, Golf, Passat and Beetle models.

December 4, 2014

Volkswagen Ramps up Fuel Cell Development

Volkswagen has begun testing a hydrogen fuel cell version of its Passat sedan on the streets of California and has developed a fuel cell model of the Golf SportWagen for research.

November 14, 2014

Volkswagen Recalls Passat, Jetta Sedans for Seats

The recall affects 2015-MY cars that might have faulty seatback recliners that don’t lock into place properly.

October 3, 2014

VW Introduces Plug-In Hybrid Passat GTE

The Passat GTE is powered by a 1.4L four-cylinder TSI engine that delivers 154 hp and an electric motor that delivers 114 hp. Combined they produce 215 hp and 295 lb.-ft. of torque.


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