Gene Langan Volkswagen says they have been flooded with phone calls and inquiries from Glastonbury Volkswagen shoppers who want to learn more about the 2012 Passat. The Passat has been at the top of the list of multiple awards including Motor Trend’s Car of the Year and Kbb.com’s 10 Best Family Cars.
Along with German-engineered DNA, the Passat offers class-leading rear-seat legroom and standard Bluetooth® and automatic dual-zone climate control. The Passat is available for Glastonbury Volkswagen shoppers with three powertrains and is the only midsize sedan with a clean diesel option in the lineup. When equipped with a manual transmission the TDI® Clean Diesel model is good for an EPA estimated 43 mpg on the highway and a range of 795 miles.
Other honors for VW’s new American-built family sedan include:
• A 2011 TOP SAFETY PICK from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, one of nine such awards for the Volkswagen brand
• Ruedas ESPN Best Sedan
• Popular Mechanics Magazine 2012 Automotive Excellence Award for Fuel Efficiency (for the TDI® Clean Diesel model)
• 10 Best Redesigned Vehicle for 2012 by Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com
Glastonbury Volkswagen shoppers will be happy to know that the 2012 Passat is produced at Volkswagen’s brand new energy-efficient facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The environmentally responsible facility produces 150,000 vehicles a year and has created more than 12,000 jobs for Americans.
The 2012 Passat is not only made in America—it’s made with Americans in mind. It provides premium features offered only in the U.S., including leather seats, leather-trimmed multifunction steering wheel, wood decor, ambiance lighting, memory driver’s seat, keyless access with push button start and more. The Passat will also offer the new Fender Premium Audio System, designed exclusively for Volkswagen.
Starting under $20,000, the 2012 Passat is a smart and stylish choice for Glastonbury Volkswagen Passat shoppers.
For more information or to schedule a test-drive, call Gene Langan Volkswagen at 860-266-4982 or visit their showroom at 816 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury.