2018 Volkswagen Passat GT Special Model Launched at January Auto Show

January 15th, 2018 by

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Volkswagen recently showcased the brand-new 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT at the North American International Auto Show. The new Passat model was created in Chattanooga, Tennessee specifically for the U.S. market that was interested in a sportier VW sedan model. Check out the design and key features Volkswagen included below.

“The Passat GT illustrates how the North American Region can shape Volkswagen vehicles specifically for the U.S. market. Combining a local perspective with our global engineering expertise allows us to create vehicles that meet the needs and desires of customers here,” said Dr. Matthias Erb, Volkswagen executive.

2018 Volkswagen Passat GT Design and Key Features

Exterior Design

  • Black Roof, Mirror Caps, Spoiler
  • Red Brake Calipers and Accent Line
  • Honeycomb Grille
  • Specialty GT Badging

Interior Design

  • Black Center Console and Trim
  • Black Headliner
  • Carbon Fiber Decor
  • GT-Badged Sills

Key Features

  • Black Leatherette Upholstery
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Heated Seats and Climate Control
  • Standard People First Warranty

Release Date and Pricing

The Passat GT will be a produced in a limited run for the 2018 model year. Volkswagen expects the sporty sedan to join the rest of the 2018 Passat lineup on dealership lots sometime in the second quarter of 2018 which means we don’t have too much longer to wait. It is not yet clear when or if the model will be appearing at the Baxter Volkswagen La Vista dealership. The 2018 Passat GT will have a starting MSRP of $29,090. The starting MSRP does not include destination charges. Dealers set their own prices so this isn’t necessarily the price you will see listed at the dealership.

Keep following the Baxter Volkswagen La Vista blog for more Volkswagen news, model information, and automotive tips and tricks. Other 2018 VW Passat trims have already arrived at our La Vista dealership. Stop by today for a test drive!

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