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2011 Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion to use 4.1 L/100km

The new 2011 Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion is one of the most fuel efficient cars in the world, despite its large, family-size proportions. The new Passat BlueMotion sedan will consume just 4.1 litres/100km on the European combined cycle, while the wagon will use 4.3 litres/100km. Average CO2 emissions are 109g/km and 113g/km respectively...

African elephant falls in love with a Volkswagen Passat

Have you ever wondered how the Volkswagen Passat Wagon is made? We may have stumbled across the answer, and it begins something like this: When an elephant and a car love each other very much… A 66-year-old Irish man and his friend got more than they bargained for while driving through a wildlife safari park in South Africa...

2012 Volkswagen New Midsized Sedan unveiled as US Passat

Volkswagen has revealed the all-new Volkswagen New Midsized Sedan that we saw Friday ahead of its debut at the North American International Auto Show this week. The new car has been named the 2012 Volkswagen Passat. Not to be confused with the yet-to-be announced Volkswagen Passat Australia will get in the next couple of years, this will be an exclusively-American model specifically designed for the country...

Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion drives 2458km on single tank of fuel

Volkswagen has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records after completing the mother of all fuel economy runs and breaking the production car, single-tank economy record in a Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion. The car was driven by Gavin Conway from The Sunday Times who drove the distance using just 77.25 litres of diesel...

2011 Volkswagen Passat unveiled at Paris Motor Show

Volkswagen has just unveiled and released details of the next generation 2011 Volkswagen Passat at the Paris Motor Show. Volkswagen has also taken a couple of videos showing the car up close, for all of us who couldn't quite make it to France this week. The 2011 Volkswagen Passat takes on a more mature design, which Volkswagen says was styled on the Volkswagen Phaeton luxury car...

2014 Volkswagen Passat Cabrio to replace Eos

Reports from the UK have found rumours that Volkswagen is thinking of producing a Volkswagen Passat Cabrio. Though, the car will be an all-new design and not simply a chopped version of the Passat sedan. Speculators are saying the Cabrio will replace the next generation Volkswagen Eos, which is scheduled to be launched in 2011...

2011 Volkswagen Passat touring wagon spied

The new generation Volkswagen Passat family seems to be coming along nicely with the touring variant spied undergoing durability testing recently in the European mountains. Judging by the amount of sag at the rear it seems this Volkswagen Passat development prototype was hauling quite a heavy load under relatively extreme conditions in the cold, high-altitude environments...

2011 Volkswagen Passat sedan spied

These are the first spy shots of the new generation Volkswagen Passat sedan which is set to receive a major face lift and a few hand-me-downs from the Passat CC. The new Volkswagen Passat will be the next model in line to receive the new VW family face which already features on the new Golf, Touareg and recently launched Polo...

Volkswagen Passat CC Review & Road Test

2009 Volkswagen Passat CC 125TDI Review and Road Test Not just a Passat with four seats... Model Tested: 2009 Volkswagen Passat CC 125TDI; 2.0-litre, four-cylinder, turbo-diesel; six-speed DSG; sedan - $54,990* Options (As Fitted): Metallic Paint $1000 (Autumn Brown); Rear View Camera $600; Satellite Navigation $2500 CarAdvice Rating: By Paul Maric If there’s one car company at the moment that is bouncing from strength to strength, it’s got to be Volkswagen...

2008 Volkswagen Passat R36 sedan and wagon

Volkswagen has introduced its newest and fastest model into the potent R Series line-up, joining the powerful Touareg R50 and agile Golf R32.   Available as either a sedan or wagon, the new Passat R36 is the third model to debut under Volkswagen's R Series label. Under the bonnet lies a naturally-aspirated 3...

Volkswagen Passat R36 Brisbane Motor Show

Volkswagen R36 Brisbane Motor Show     Volkswagen unveils the R36 at the Brisbane Motor Show.     The 3.5-litre engine is expected to put out around 220kW with a 0-100km/h time of just 5.6 seconds.    ...