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Volkswagen Passat Performance concept at 2013 Detroit Auto Show


The new Passat Performance Concept has made its global debut at the Volkswagen enclosure in COBO Center at the Detroit Auto Show 2013. The 1.8L turbocharged four cylinder mill of this new beast, generates 250 hp.

Volkswagen Passat Performance at 2013 detroit auto show (11)This new Passat Concept will be seen with a modification of the Volkswagen EA888 1.8 liter turbocharged and direct injected TSI four cylinder engine which is mated to a six speed automatic transmission.

Passat Performance Concept varies from the regular Passat in a number of ways. Passat Performance possesses 19” alloy Luxor wheels, Bi-xenon headlights and Advanced Front Lighting System along with LED tail lights. Interiors are done up in carbon which are predominantly seen on the dashboard while matching carbon inserts are seen on the vehicle’s two toned leather seating and black headliners.

VW Passat has been a major seller in the US. Together with the Jetta it makes up for 66 percent of VW’s total sales in the country. When exactly the new Passat Performance will go into production has not been revealed. For more information, scroll down.

Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept – Detroit 2013 Walkaround


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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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