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2016 Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen's full-size sedan get a tech update for 2016 and, in the wake of recent controversy, will continue to offer its 2.0-liter diesel engine option.

By September 21, 2015

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2014 Volkswagen Passat SEL Premium

The 2014 Volkswagen Passat competes well in its segment for driving character and fuel economy, and checks off the right boxes for cabin tech, but falls short on driver-assistance features.

By August 21, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating August 21, 2014

2012 Volkswagen Passat SEL

The 2012 Volkswagen Passat is mostly a very average car, suitable for its segment, but offers a stand-out audio system and exterior styling that sets it apart from the competition.

By October 4, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating October 4, 2011

MSRP: $28,395.00


2016 Volkswagen Passat debuts in New York (pictures)

The larger Volkswagen Passat, aimed at the North American market, get a refresh for the 2016 model year.

18 Images By September 21, 2015


Volkswagen is ready for a hydrogen-powered future with Passat and Golf SportWagen HyMotion

The world needs a lot more hydrogen refuelling stations before a fuel-cell car makes practical sense, but when the world is ready, Volkswagen has not one but two cars primed for production.

By November 21, 2014


Volkswagen Passat HyMotion fuel cell-powered practicality (pictures)

The market isn't ready for fuel-cell cars, but Volkswagen is. This is the hydrogen-powered Passat HyMotion.

14 Images By November 21, 2014


2014 Volkswagen Passat SEL

The new 2014 Volkswagen Passat SEL Premium competes in the toughest category with the likes of the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, and Nissan Altima. Brian Cooley takes it out for a drive and checks the tech.

By August 21, 2014


New VW Passat features small engine, big sound (pictures)

VW reduces the size of the engine in the Passat to achieve better fuel economy, and gives the car a Fender audio system, one of the best in the segment.

22 Images By August 21, 2014


​Volkswagen apologizes, stops diesel sales in wake of US emissions scandal

German automaker orders its US dealerships to halt sales of affected cars, says that 11 million vehicles are impacted globally.

By September 21, 2015


Volkswagen, Audi accused of using software to cheat US diesel emissions tests

In an open letter to the automaker and an official release, the EPA claims that VW's diesels aren't as clean as you'd think.

By September 18, 2015