The 2017 VW Passat will be much different from other competitive models like Volkswagen group. The company aimed to become the top car producer in the world. Therefore, it is decided to release this model with major changes like updated engine, spacious interior, and new style.
2017 VW Passat – Body Design:
In order to make this vehicle most desirable for US customers, it is decided to create a new platform for this model. The company is looking to skip the previous weak points in style and engine options. The formal design will not be used in the latest vehicle. On the basis of current news, we can expect dramatic changes in exterior design like revised front end, new headlights, and modified wheelbase. The extensive interior and exterior shape of 2017 VW Passat will attract the customers. This mid-cycle facelift will definitely defeat other competitors in the market. The company announced to modify bumpers, headlights, front grille, light fixtures and updated front end. The exterior side will also possess a combination of different colors to increase the customer’s attention. The wheel size will not show any kind of modification. The antenna on rear end will make sure uniform supply of signals. Hence, consumers will see a completely refreshed and new exterior appearance.
The interior design will also possess several changes and upgrades. We can expect the use of high-quality aluminum, carbon and leather material inside. The company will also add a wide range of technical upgrades and alternations to keep the design of vehicle best. The overall weight of body will reduce but interior space will increase. The 2017 VW Passat will offer great cargo space to accommodate the passengers. The consumer will enjoy the alternative options of cargo space. The folding of seats is also possible to get extra storage space. We can expect the installation of new infotainment equipment like speakers, LCD, Bluetooth, WI-FI and internet access. The passengers will enjoy both MP3 and MP4 video streaming inside.
2017 VW Passat – Powertrain:
Some relevant professionals announce the presence of similar powertrain in this model as its predecessor. However, this news is not confirmed yet. Some rumors also announce the presence of three engines like a diesel engine, optional engine, and base engine. The diesel engine will possess features like six-speed transmission system, 3.6 liters 4 cylinder engines. This engine will produce power around 280 horsepower. The base engine will offer 5-speed transmission systems. The possible energy production is 170 horsepower. The 2017 VW Passat will also offer a base engine of 1.8 liters.
The big competitors of this model on the US car market include Honda Accord, Nissan Altima, Toyota Camry and others. The expected safety products in this model include airbags, alarms, anti-lock brakes and parking sensors.
This model will show the fuel economy around 20 mpg on an average.
2017 VW Passat – Release Date and How Much will Cost:
The release date of VW Passat is announced during the year of 2016. We can expect the final price of this model around 24,000 dollars.