2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT RELEASE DATE, PRICE, REDESIGN, & SPY SHOTS

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT RELEASE DATE, PRICE, REDESIGN, & SPY SHOTS – Great news, VW supporters-the 2018 Passat GT is here just forward of the Detroit auto show. Just like the concept that debuted in 2016, the manufacturing Passat GT packs a filter-direction 3.6-liter VR6 engine which offers 280 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The V-6 is mated to a standard six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. VW affirms its EPA-predicted fuel economy is 19/28 mpg (city/highway).

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT 2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT RELEASE DATE, PRICE, REDESIGN, & SPY SHOTS

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT

“The Passat GT demonstrates how the North American Place can condition Volkswagen vehicles exclusively for the U.S. market,” stated Doctor. Matthias Erb, Volkswagen CEO, in a declaration. “Merging a nearby viewpoint with this global design experience enables us to produce vehicles that fulfill the requirements and wants of clients on this page.” The Passat GT is based on the R Line trim and borrows that model’s fender. The GT additional contributes a honeycomb grille, GT badge, and red accent line reminiscent of the GTI. The roof is black and so are the match hats, windows, and door trim. It rolls on two-tone 19-inch “Tornado” wheels that sport red-colored brake calipers. About back there’s a black spoiler, blackened LED taillights, black fender trim, and a dual exhaust.

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT SPECS 2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT RELEASE DATE, PRICE, REDESIGN, & SPY SHOTS

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT SPECS

Inside, the GT touts a keyboard black heart gaming system, carbon-fiber pieces, black headliner, and aluminum GT-badged sills. Seats are made out of black leatherette with Moonrock Gray inserts and distinction sewing. Other standard treats include a leather-wrapped steering wheel, eight-way power driver’s seat, warmed front seats, and heated upside decorative mirrors. Tech-smart there’s an infotainment unit with the 6.3-inch touchscreen display that’s Apple CarPlay- and Android Auto-warm and friendly.

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT REVIEW 2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT RELEASE DATE, PRICE, REDESIGN, & SPY SHOTS

2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT GT DETROIT REVIEW

The GT joins the 2018 Passat lineup as a limited-run special model based on the R-Line trim. It’s available in four types-Pure White, Reflex Silver, Platinum Gray, and Serious Black. The 2018 Passat GT is expected to appear at retailers in the spring priced starting at $29,940.