Volkswagen Passat 1.4 TSI PHEV GTE 4dr DSG Review

Category: Executive car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol/plug-in elec hybrid
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
4 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £36,800What Car? Target Price from£31,266
Review

Comfortable and pretty refined: the Passat is very recommendable if you're looking for a classy executive car with more interior space than the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4 or Mercedes C-Class.

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Trim: GTE

The entry-level trim for the hybrid engine comes with everything you get with SEL trim plus a type 2 charging cable to connect to a home wall box (some rivals charge extra for this), three-zone climate control, blue interior ambient lighting and blue brake calipers.

Engine: 1.4 TSI PHEV

Combines brisk performance with low company car tax and an electric-only range of up to 36 miles. Well worth considering if you're a business user.


Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH7.4 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol/Plug-In Elec Hybrid
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

235.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

586

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

27

g/km

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