Volkswagen’s long-in-the-tooth CC finally has a successor. Called the Arteon, the new vehicle follows the CC’s formula of low-slung, sleek, coupe-like sedan, and it pulls its design from the Sport Coupe Concept GTE VW showed in 2015 Under the hood, Volkswagen will offer a grand total of six engines with power ranging from 148 horsepower […]
2020 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT R LINE – WORLD PREMIERENew 2020 Volkswagen Passat R Line World premiere ✅ Der neue Volkswagen Passat R Line Weltprem . The new Passat with the latest innovations of the brand! The new Passat celebrates its trade fair premieres at the Motor Show in Geneva – the first impressions are already here.Volkswagen says the adaptive cruise control function also reacts to speed limits, bends, roundabouts and junctions with corresponding speed adaptation using front-facing camera and GPS data. Emergency Steering Assist also debuts in the new Passat, which uses the brakes to maintain vehicle control during “sudden evasive manoeuvres”, while vision is improved with the available new Matrix LED headlights, dubbed ‘IQ.Light’. Aesthetically, the updated Passat gets new bumpers front and rear, a revised ‘Passat’ rear logo, along with redesigned LED head- and tail-light units now included as standard. Vehicles fitted with the Matrix LED IQ.Light system also get sweeping indicators at the front and rear. The second-gen Active Info Display now measures 11.7 inches, and offers “better graphic performance, greater pixel density, improved brightness and contrast as well as more intense colours” – as you may have gathered, it’s better than the last one. The wider range is available with a total of seven powertrains (three petrol, four diesel) if you exclude the aforementioned GTE. Petrol power comes in the form of the 110kW 1.5 TSI, the 140kW 2.0 TSI, and the 200kW 2.0 TSI. Meanwhile, there’s an 88kW 1.6 TDI, a 110kW 2.0 TDI Evo, a 140kW 2.0 TDI and the 176kW 2.0 TDI (bi-turbo). All petrol versions get a particulate filter in Europe, while diesels are all fitted with a particulate filter and SCR catalytic converter.