Volkswagen Passat 2013 Specs – The 1973 Volkswagen Passat is a large family car from the German automaker Volkswagen design through generations by the sale. Volkswagen Golf / Volkswagen Jetta and Volkswagen phaeton current Volkswagen line-up, Passat and its derivatives in the high-spirited, Santana, Quantum, MAGOTAN, Corsar and badged as a caret in there. In 2008, the VW Passat successive generations of internal designations B1, B2, etc., carry, Volkswagen Passat CC, Passat’s a four-door coupe “version with the introduction of its range extended.
Volkswagen Passat in two formats currently on the market worldwide. In January 2011, Volkswagen announced that the new mid-size sedan for the North American market, the Volkswagen Passat to be built at CHATTANOOGA Assembly Plant. Shanghai Volkswagen Automotive also manufactures the Passat factory in nanajim NMS. NMS outside of North American, South Korea and China not to sell the market. A different B7 Passat model is sold outside of these markets. Volkswagen Passat NMS 2012 Motor Trend Car Year award.
Volkswagen Passat B1 (Type 32, 1973-1981)
In the original Volkswagen Passat 1973. There are two types of the body, and four-door sedan and three-and five-door versions of the same. The modern style of the Italian designer Giorgetto Giugiaro back four external to the design, style sharing. In essence, the first Passat was a quick return to the mechanically identical Audi 80 sedan version, introduced a year ago. A five-door station wagon / estate was established in 1974. In Europe, Passat two rectangular, two round 7 inches, or four round headlights, 5.5 inch, depending on the specification that is furnished. Passat most modern European family cars at the time, and a replacement for the aging Volkswagen Type 3 and Type 4 as that was.
Volkswagen Passat B2 (Type 32B, 1981-1988)
The second generation of the Volkswagen Passat 1981. Platform, named B2, was slightly longer and the car’s updated styling was the biggest difference being the rectangular headlights instantly recognized as a Passat. In addition to the Passat hatchbacks and type in a conventional three-box saloon, which until 1985 been given a facelift is sold as the Volkswagen Santana in Europe. In North America, Passat Volkswagen Quantum, available as a three-door hatchback, four-door sedan, and a wagon model on sale, but the five-door hatchback and three-door hatchback was sold in less than two years. Syncro four-wheel version in October 1984, initially only with the more powerful five cylinder engine was introduced. Santana China, Brazil, Mexico (Corsar, 1984 and 1988) and Argentina are also produced. In Brazil, Santana station wagon was sold as the Quantum. South Africa for the local market until 1987 Passat saloon and estate.
Volkswagen Passat B3 and B4 (Type 35i, 1988-1996)
The third generation Passat in Europe in March 1988, launched in 1990 in North America, South America, and the 1995. A lack of grille, the car’s front end styling of old, as the rear-engine Volkswagen 411, and also doubled as a modern styling trend that reminder. Auto styling 1981 aerodynamic improvements from the 2000 concept car. It was the first time in a Volkswagen Passat – designed platform will be built, but with one part of an Audi saloon. The car, although designated in Volkswagen’s platform name B3, is based on a platform used for the smaller Golf model, but was not all stretch. Many components of the vehicle directly in shares. Only 4-5 – door sedan and estate versions of the door faster than the previous model year options. It is under the Passat name in all markets were marketed in North America, it was the first.
Volkswagen Passat B5 and B5.5 (3B/3BG Type, 1996-2005)
An all-new Passat, based on the Volkswagen Group B5 platform, launched in North America in 1996 and Europe in 1998 was. The PL45 platform first-generation “Typ 8D” Audi A4, which was unveiled 2 years ago, with the second-generation Passat and Passat Audi’s equivalent model for the first time in a rematch of the platform was shared with her, which is the second generation of “Type 81” Audi 80 platform with her partner. Passat is a new design language, such as the MK4 Golf, Bora and Polo MK4 as the latest generation of Volkswagens car concept first seen in the Concept 1, Turn. Aerodynamic drag the B5 Passat 0.27’s a coefficient).
And Volkswagen Passat B6 B7 (Typ 3C, 2005-2011)
B6 Passat was first displayed at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2005, and launched in Europe in summer 2005. Different from his predecessor, B6 Passat and Audi’s equivalent model (Audi A4) shared with her platform. A modified version of the Mk5 Golf’s PQ46 platform based, B6 B3 and B4 familial history featured as a platform to longitundinal A2’s layout engine as its predecessor rather than diagonal. Four-wheel drive version, 4Motion is marketed as, transverse engine layout B5 Torsen limited slip center differential center differential, Haldex multi attraction – a switch from the clutch dictated. Haldex system also changes the handling closer to a front wheel drive car. Torsen limited slip center differential to direct torque more unequally than the Haldex oil the front, thus a wider bias range than the 25:75 to 75:25 B5 Passat can provide. Haldex is a reactive type system, a front-wheel drive vehicle acaranakari of slippage, which detected 50% of the maximum torque point can not be moved up the rear axle. For more information, see the article about the Audi quattro.
Volkswagen Passat Middle East market (2013 Model)
2013 Volkswagen Passat markets such as the American version of the Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Oman and the United Arab Emirates in the summer of 2012. 5-seat sedan full 170 KW 2.5-5-liter four-cylinder engine and an automatic transmission with the levels available.