VW Passat 2021: First Look & New Details

The VW Passat 2021 features a revamped diesel engine range with special emphasis on emission control. Below we give you the first details to which we have had access.

The segment of the medium saloons is not going through its best moment. But in this life, not everything is an SUV, and there are still a good number of customers who value the qualities of this more classic format: a behavior favored by a lower center of gravity or a more satisfactory ratio between performance and consumption thanks to better aerodynamics. . In the market we can find alternatives such as the Hyundai i40, Mazda 6, Opel Insignia, Peugeot 508, Renault Talisman, Skoda Superb, Toyota Camry or VW Passat 2021.

VW Passat 2021 Engine Range

Precisely today we want to focus on this latest model since the VW Passat 2021 2021 arrives with important news under the hood. The range of diesel engines is renewed thanks to the incorporation of 2.0 TDI EVO engines, with ‘Twindosing’ technology with double AdBlue injection to control NOx emissions.

VW Passat 2021

The entry step to this new range of engines will be the 122 hp 2.0 TDI EVO -replacing the 120 hp 1.6 TDI-, which will initially be offered with a seven-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic gearbox, although we would not rule out later a manual alternative that reduces the starting price.

Above, we have the 2.0 TDI EVO of 150 hp, a very balanced mechanics in its records. According to the German brand, with this engine, the Volkswagen Passat develops a maximum torque of 340 Nm, accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.9 seconds, and reaches a top speed of 223 km / h. Regarding its consumption, it declares an average consumption of between 4.7 and 5.6 liters / 100 km.

VW Passat 2021
VW Passat 2021

This 150 hp version can be linked to the seven-speed DSG automatic transmission. In this case, the maximum torque increases to 360 nm, the top speed is set at 220 km / h and establishes a consumption of between 4.9 and 5.8 liters / 100 km.

Finally, the most dynamic drivers should not lose sight of the new 200 hp 2.0 TDI EVO as a replacement for the previous 190 hp version. As a good top of the range in diesel, it will be paired with the 4MOTION all-wheel drive and the seven-speed DSG automatic transmission.

Uptated 08.01.2021

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