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Volkswagen teases 2015 Passat anew

Volkswagen teases 2015 Passat anew image

Text: / Photos: Volkswagen | posted June 13, 2014 13:57

Will be revealed next month

Volkswagen released another teaser image of the 2015 Passat.

Under a silver robe, the new teaser image doesn’t reveal a lot of what the 2015 Passat will look like. The image suggests that the 2015 Passat will have an all-LED headlights along with a sporty front fascia.

The official images of the 2015 Passat will be revealed next month and set to have its world debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show in October.

Last month, the German automaker has revealed the technical details of the 2015 Passat. It will be 85 kg lighter than its predecessor and will be powered by a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter bi-turbo diesel engine that delivers 240 PS with 500 Nm of torque. Power is mated to a seven-speed DSG transmission and all-wheel drive system.

Volkswagen will also offer a plug-in hybrid model that has the capacity to travel 50 km on battery power alone with a potential maximum range of around 966 km.