2012 Volkswagen Passat R-Line
It has been rumored that the 2013 Volkswagen Passat R-Line has been a part of the expansion VW Passat. Where the variant has been positioned as a sporty character models. VW Passat R-Line is slid in the European region has a more sporty appearance. VW Passat sedan and estate of this type became more muscular because of the indentation found on the side of the body.
Volkswagen (VW) has just launched the latest generation of the Passat variant that uses the platform of the MQB. However, recently re-announced for the VW Passat new generation that will be issued in 2014 comes with Bi-Turbo diesel engine TDI. The machine can shoot up to 200 hp. What’s more available version of the plug-in hybrid-equipped 1.4-liter petrol engine turbocharged and electric motor that can shoot up to 170 hp.
Passat diesel engine is claimed to be one of the most efficient and clean engines in the world. In fact, it is very competitive when compared to the Toyota Camry Hybrid, Ford Fusion hybrid and the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. For the North American market will be served by a diesel engine and two petrol engines. 2,000 cc engine, equipped with TDI Clean Diesel oxidation catalytic converter, particulate filter and SCR catalytic converter, so comply with the emissions regulations in all 50 states in the United States. This type will dated 6-speed manual gearbox or DSG.
Get into interior, cabin decor silver on the center console, door panels and upholstery fabric create the Volkswagen Passat R-Line more luxurious. More racing sensation felt when holding the leather-covered steering wheel with audio controls and embedding layers of pedal steel. With titanium color dashboard, door panels and center console, seat design results Kyalami make the cabin a sporty look more clearly visible. In addition, the appearance is also enriched with a sporty design steering wheel, pedal, pedal steel, and the front door sill plates bearing the R-Line.
Racing Aura VW Passat Sedan and estate is even more condensed in the presence of 17-inch alloy wheels (optional 18-inch) from Mallory. Do not rely solely on looks, the Passat R-Line suspension was made 15 mm lower than the original settings. Aggressiveness of the Passat R-Line appeared on the front bumper, grille, headlamp and fog lamp and the boot-mounted spoiler for sedan models. While applying for the Passat Estate has roof rails as an accessory functional nan. At the stern, they also get a new rear bumper and emblem bearing the “R” is widespread in parts of the car.
Passat comes in three types, namely the Trendline, Comfortline, and Highline. The third model is also equipped with Dynamic Light Assist. Volkswagen Passat R-Line 2012 marketed ranging from 30,225 Euros for the Passat R-Line sedan. While for the kit, the manufacturer provides a price of 990 Euro rates.