2018 Volkswagen Passat GT Seattle WA
Do you love the Volkswagen Passat but wish it had a little more power under the hood? Well, now you can have the comfort and convenience of the Passat with an engine that makes it a true sport sedan! This limited-run model is based on Volkswagen's R-Line® trim and features 20 different exterior and interior enhancements that make the vehicle sport-ready, while impressive mechanics under the hood really get your blood pumping.
Pop the hood of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT and you will find a powerful 3.6-liter VR6® engine that is able to reach 280 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 258 lb-ft of torque at 2,500 rpm with regular fuel. However, even with all that power, the Passat GT is still able to see some amazing fuel economy numbers, with its fuel rating measuring in at 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. The engine is then paired with a 6-speed DSG® automatic transmission with Tiptronic®.
Want a bit more control over what your engine and transmission are doing? The new Passat GT also features paddle shifters that are mounted in the steering wheel for a sportier feel. Now you can drive as enthusiastically as you want.
Leatherette Seating Surfaces
For the perfect balance of sport and luxury, the new Volkswagen Passat GT is standardly-equipped with black leatherette seating surfaces that feature Moonrock Gray inserts along with colored contrast stitching.
Composition Media Infotainment
Smack dab in the middle of the center stack is a 6.3-inch capacitive touchscreen display that features smartphone connectivity through Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect technology with Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™ and MirrorLink®.
Test Drive the 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT in Seattle WA
In order to differentiate itself from the other Passat trim levels, the new Passat GT has its own exterior style that really sets it apart from the rest of the lineup. On the 2018 Passat GT you will find:
- LED headlights
- LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs) R-Line® bumper
- Honeycomb grille
- GT badge
- Red accent lines
- Black roof
- Black mirror caps
- Black windows and door trim
- Two-tone 19-inch “Tornado” wheels
- Red-painted brake calipers
- Black spoiler
- Blackened LED taillights
If you would like to see the 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT in person, give us a call here at Carter Volkswagen!