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The Passat.

The Passat. As confident as you.

The Passat embodies superior design and engineering: a unique symbiosis of comfort, elegance and dynamics for people who set priorities in life.

Ready to impress.

High standards made real: the design of the Passat exudes elegance and dynamism.

  • Exterior

    Confident appearance with sportily elegant lines.

    Elegant proportions and a modern lifestyle: the design of the Passat meets exacting demands with ease.

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  • Interior

    Expectations are there to be exceeded.

    What was promised on the exterior, is kept on the inside: the vehicle interior is guaranteed to captivate you with its superior quality and stylish design.

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  • LED headlights

    Excellent vision with excellent design.

    Looks sportily striking and also provides improved visibility: energy-saving LED technology delivers a large volume of light coupled with minimal energy consumption.

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  • Wheels

    Shaping the overall look: the wheels

    A wide range of sporty and elegant alloy wheels accentuate the attractive design of the Passat.

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Optional Passat R-Line equipment packages.

A confident presence: the Passat shows off its sporty side with R-Line equipment.


The Passat is available with a large number of optional intelligent assistance systems, which help to keep you relaxed with everyday driving.

  • Pedestrian detection

    Better protection for pedestrians.

    Within the system’s limits, it is capable of preventing accidents with pedestrians or mitigating their consequences: the system is able to detect people crossing the road, warning you and automatically braking if you do not react.

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  • Emergency Assist

    Warns in the event of a medical emergency.

    In medical emergencies, the optional “Emergency Assist” can warn occupants and other road users and bring the Passat to a controlled stop.

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  • Traffic Jam Assist

    Assistance in stop-and-go traffic.

    The optional and innovative Traffic Jam Assist system can help the driver in stop-and-go traffic and thus prevent collisions in traffic jams.

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  • NCAP results

    Top marks for safety

    Safety is paramount when driving. Awarded the maximum five NCAP stars, the Passat reigns supreme in this respect as well.

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Innovative technologies enhance your driving in the Passat.

  • Active Info Display

    High-resolution, highly informative.

    The digital instrument cluster in the cockpit with its high-resolution colour screen; the display can graphically present all driving data and the navigation map. Various information profiles are available for greater comfort, convenience and flexibility.

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  • Head-up display.

    Everything at a glance.

    The optional head-up display puts important driving information into your field of vision: right in front of the windscreen.

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  • Adaptive cruise control & “Front Assist”

    Stay relaxed in busy streets.

    Do you ever wish you had an assistant that could watch the traffic ahead for you? Make driving more relaxed with optional adaptive cruise control and the “Front Assist” area monitoring system with City Emergency Braking included in the package.

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  • Trailer Assist

    Precise manoeuvring on request.

    No need to think back to front when manoeuvring with a trailer: once you have entered the direction and the angle of the trailer, the system takes over the steering. Your trailer is precisely steered, while you accelerate and brake.

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Pioneering entertainment and information.

  • Apple Music

    Enjoy up to 6 months of Apple Music for free.

    Volkswagen Car-Net now offers you even more advantages than ever before: Up to 6 months of Apple Music are waiting for you with a choice of more than 45 million songs. Experience Apple Music on your iPhone or Android smartphone as well as on your PC or in your Volkswagen via CarPlay. Look forward to exploring numerous highlights like the live radio station Beats 1 Radio, up-to-date cultural information and exclusive content - streamed or offline, but always without commercial breaks.

  • DYNAUDIO Confidence

    You won’t believe your ears.

    The wonderful sound of the optional “DYNAUDIO Confidence” sound system lets your passengers enjoy the music. You will experience high-end sound perfection in the whole interior through the exact coordination of the 12 loudspeakers.

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  • Car-Net "Guide & Inform"

    Driving offline? Never again.

    The internet is useful in so many areas of life – including in your car. For one thing, you can keep a watchful eye on the very latest traffic news, allowing you to plan or adjust your route. However, the optional Car-Net “Guide & Inform” online services have so much more to offer.

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  • Car-Net App-Connect

    Enjoy full connectivity on the go.

    App-Connect includes three innovative technological functions you can use to display your smartphone apps on the touchscreen of your infotainment system: MirrorLink™, Android Auto™ from Google, and Apple CarPlay™.

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  • Phone system

    It is safer to make phone calls with both hands on the wheel.

    You can choose to stay contactable even while driving. The optional “Comfort” and “Business” mobile phone interfaces allow you to keep both hands on the wheel and your mind on the road.

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The Passat provides maximum comfort on short as well as long trips.

  • ergoComfort seat

    Sit more comfortably.

    Drive whilst being gentle on your back, with the ergoComfort seat. It helps to ensure that your spine assumes the right posture and has therefore been awarded the “Tested & recommended” quality seal by the Campaign for Healthy Backs e.V. (AGR).

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  • "Air Care Climatronic" air conditioning system

    Tailored to your needs.

    The “Air Care Climatronic” air conditioning system lets the driver, front passenger and the passengers in the rear seats set their own personal comfort temperatures – thanks to different climate zones.

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  • Driving profile selection

    Present your profile.

    From sporty to economical – find your personal driving profile or adjust the driving behaviour of the Passat to suit you current situation.

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  • Progressive steering

    For dynamic driving and comfortable steering.

    Winding or straight, fast or slow: the progressive steering function available in the optional R-Line sports packages adapts to all driving situations.

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  • Leather equipment

    Experience well-being.

    The optional “Vienna”* and “Nappa”** leather packages introduce even more elegance into the interior of the Passat.

    * Inserts and inner sides of bolsters in leather "Vienna"
    ** Inserts and inner sides of bolsters in leather "Nappa"

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