Volkswagen Passat Launched in India at Rs 29.99 Lakh


Volkswagen India has launched the latest generation of its premium sedan- Passat. The new 2017 VW Passat was launched at an official event in New Delhi today and makes Passat, the first sedan to be based on the MQB platform. The latest gen Volkswagen Passat is already on sale in many international markets. In India, it will initially be launched with a 2.0 L diesel. Petrol and plug-in hybrid models are expected to be launched later.

New 2017 Volkswagen Passat Price in India

Minimum Price Rs 29.99 Lakh
Maximum Price Rs 32.99 Lakh


New 2017 Volkswagen Passat Specifications

Engine 1.4-litre, 4-cylinder Turbo Petrol + Electric Motor (Hybrid) [YET TO BE LAUNCHED] 2.0-litre, 4-Cylinder Turbo (Diesel)
Max Power 215 BHP [164bhp petrol + 113bhp electric motor] 177 PS
Peak Torque 200 Nm + 400 Nm 400 Nm
Transmission 6-speed Dual-clutch Automatic 6-speed Dual-clutch Automatic
Acceleration 7.4 Seconds 7.7 sec
Top Speed 225 KMPH 235 KMPH


The new Passat 2017 launches with 2.0L TDI, 177 PS engine mated to a 6-speed DSG automatic gearbox. The Diesel engine for the 2017 Passat displaces 2.0-litre and is a turbocharged unit. The motor produces a maximum power of 177 PS along with a peak torque of 400 Nm.

The new 2017 VW Passat gets several premium features


The list includes-

  • Integrated C-shaped LED Lights
  • Stylish Alloy Wheels
  • Head Up Display
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • 12.3-inch Digital Instrument Cluster
  • Flat-bottomed Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Infotainment System
  • Blue Ambient Lighting
  • Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Electrically adjustable seats
  • 9 airbags
  • ESC
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Rear view camera
  • Power shut tail gate
  • One touch electric sunroof

New 2017 Volkswagen Passat India – Rivals

  • Honda Accord
  • Toyota Camry
  • Skoda Superb
  • Audi A3
  • Mercedes CLA

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