2017 Volkswagen Passat Seattle WA
Combining impressive driving characteristics, striking interior and exterior design elements and a wide variety of available driver assistance, connectivity and convenience features, the 2017 Volkswagen Passat in Seattle WA is a spectacular choice for a midsize sedan. Built in Volkswagen’s state-of-the-art factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the new Passat is designed for the American lifestyle, and is the perfect companion for adventures in Washington. Contact us at Carter Volkswagen and get behind the wheel of the 2017 Passat!
After receiving a pleasing redesign in 2016, the Passat sees a number a changes across the trim lineup for the 2017 model-year. The Passat R-Line model steps up for 2017 with many new features, including the Composition Media touchscreen radio that has USB connectivity, voice control, SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial and VW Car-Net App-Connect technology, Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert, a power driver seat, V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces and heatable front seats. Also, the SE trim adds KESSY keyless access with push-button start and has an available Lighting Package that adds foglights to the R-Line’s setup. The SE with Technology model, available with both the 1.8T engine and the VR6, adds remote start, Park Distance Control, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and LED headlamps and taillights.
- Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
- Intelligent Crash Response System
- Electronic Stability Control
- Advanced safety cage
- Engine options: 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection TSI four cylinder and a 3.6-liter VR6
- Electro-mechanical power steering
- 38 highway mpg (1.8-liter with automatic transmission)
- 280 horsepower (VR6)
- Navigation system (standard on SE w/ Tech models and above)
- USB and Bluetooth connectivity
- MIB II Infotainment System
- Available Car-Net
Get the 2017 Volkswagen Passat in King County WA
The 2017 Passat features a sleek and stylish exterior design. Slim headlights, a more fully chromed four-bar grille and the muscular hood all work together to give the Passat a wide, planted stance from the front. Standard chrome window surrounds and trim on the doors add to the premium nature of the design, as do available LED headlights and taillights. Available on every trim level, the LEDs help provide better lighting performance with reduced energy consumption. At the rear, the 2017 Passat has a premium European-style flush rear license plate area and a new chrome strip on the trunk connects the trunk lid to the taillights, making the rear lights appear lower, which enhances the grounded appearance.
Every journey brings driving excitement with the 2017 Passat. It's available in a 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection TSI four cylinder and a 3.6-liter VR6 engine, which delivers a magnificent 280 horsepower — one of the highest outputs in the midsize sedan class. In addition, the 2017 Passat 1.8T has a fuel-sipping EPA estimated highway gas mileage of 34 mpg with the automatic transmission. Also, the electro-mechanical power steering is weighted to provide a balance between precision at highway speeds and lower steering weight at parking speeds. Swinging into a tight parking spot is easy, thanks to the Passat’s 36.4-foot turning radius and just three turns from lock-to-lock. Here at Carter Volkswagen we warmly welcome shoppers in Seattle, Renton, Bellevue, Federal Way and elsewhere in King County. Come check out the stylish and well-equipped 2017 Passat!