Volkswagen has announced the official starting price of the 2014 Passat in the United States, which will be set at 20,895 USD.
North Americans now have the possibility of ordering the 2014 Volkswagen Passat these days, after the carmaker has launched the model in its dealership network. The 2014 Volkswagen Passat will set you back for 20,895 USD in the United States and visually speaking, the car looks basically identical to the one wearing the 2013 model year in its name.
“We are delighted that the majority of our Passat customers are now able to benefit from the performance and fuel-efficiency of our turbocharged and direct-injection engines, whether they choose TDI or TSI technology. Volkswagen leads the volume market with these engines in North America and we are excited that we are furthering our leadership with them”, said the VW VP of Product Marketing and Strategy, Joerg Sommer.
The 2014 Volkswagen Passat is taking its power from the 1.8 liter TSI four-cylinder petrol engine, which is producing a total output of 170 HP (127 kW) and 249 Nm (184 lb-ft) of torque. The 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) sprint in the 2014 Passat takes 7.5 seconds with the manual or 7.9 seconds with the 6-speed automatic transmission. The engine is also more fuel efficient with the manual gearbox, and this version will return 24 /35 / 28 mpg in city / highway / combined.