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The VW Passat 2021 features a revamped range of diesel engines with a particular emphasis on emission control. Below we give you the first details we had access to.

The midsize sedan segment is not having its prime. But in this life, not everything is an SUV, and there are still a good number of customers who appreciate the qualities of this more classic format: a behavior favored by a lower center of gravity or a more satisfactory ratio between performance and consumption thanks to better aerodynamics. . . In the market we can find alternatives such as Hyundai i40, Mazda 6, Opel Signs, Peugeot 508, Talisman Renault, Skoda superb, Toyota Camry o VW Passat 2021.

VW Passat 2021 engine range

Just today we want to focus on this latest model since the VW Passat 2021 2021 arrives with important news under the hood. The range of diesel engines is renewed thanks to the incorporation of the 2.0 TDI EVO engines, with ‘Twin Dosing’ technology with double AdBlue injection to control NOx emissions.

The entry step to this new range of engines will be the 122 bhp 2.0 TDI EVO – replacing the 120 bhp 1.6 TDI -, which will initially be offered with a seven-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission, although not. we would then rule out a manual alternative that reduces the starting price.

Above, we have the 150 bhp 2.0 TDI EVO, very balanced mechanics in its records. According to the German brand, with this engine, the Volkswagen Passat develops a maximum torque of 340 Nm, accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.9 seconds and reaches a top speed of 223 km / h. As for consumption, it declares an average consumption of between 4.7 and 5.6 liters / 100 km.

VW Passat 2021
VW Passat 2021

This 150hp version can be combined with the seven-speed DSG automatic transmission. In this case the maximum torque rises to 360 Nm, the maximum speed is set at 220 km / h and establishes a consumption between 4.9 and 5.8 liters / 100 km.

Finally, the most dynamic drivers should not lose sight of the new 200hp 2.0 TDI EVO as a replacement for the previous 190hp version. As a good top of the range in diesel, it will be combined with 4MOTION all-wheel drive and seven-speed DSG automatic transmission.

Updated 08/01/2021


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