Posts Tagged ‘Passat

With the Volvo S60 Cross Country creating a new niche, will Volkswagen follow suit with a Passat Alltrack Sedan?

Volkswagen Phaeton

8, Aug 2014

Stretched and enlarged the Passat into the next Phaeton. I do hope the actual new Phaeton is more distinctive than this.

Volkswagen Passat CC

17, Jul 2014

Rumours are going around that the next Passat CC will sport a 5-door lift back look to fight BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe and its sister, Audi A5 Sportback. I base my rendering on the Seat IBL Concept.

In no way will this car happen. Volkswagen definitely will never build a rear-wheel drive shooting brake.

Well, according MotorTrend, Volkswagen is already working on the CC replacement, and the 4-door coupe might be replaced by a 5-door liftback, much like the Audi A5 Sportback and BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe. So I thought why not a genuine 2-door coupe based on the Passat? After all, Opel is planning a coupe version of […]

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This is the exciting sexy sporty stylish pedestrian-looking coupe version of the Passat. I thought Volkswagen North America could use a mid-size coupe to rival the Honda Accord coupe. Unlike the sedan, the coupe Passat wears a lightly revised front and rear design.

Yesterday as I was posting the Passat Variant US renderings, I realise the Passat CC is the last Volkswagen without their new familiar family face (grille). And so I did this.

Adding the Variant version to US’s Passat line-up. I like this estate a lot. I even like it more than the Europe Passat Variant. But I doubt Volkswagen will build this, since there’s almost zero interest in US towards estates and wagons. Am I right?

Pretty close huh? But then again when I did the NMS renderings, I referred closely to Volkswagen’s official sketches for the “NMS”, now officially named Passat America. Hey, even the wheels are similar! Actually I feel the North American Passat looks better than the European version. Too bad Volkswagen choose to assemble the European Passat […]