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Volkswagen Passat Connect launched at Rs. 25.99 lakh

The Volkswagen Passat now comes with Volkswagen Connect features. The car is available in two variants - Comfortline and Highline priced at Rs. 25.99 lakh and Rs. 28.99 lakh respectively.

Volkswagen Connect uses a "plug and play" data dongle that connects to the car's on-board diagnostics (OBD) port. Once installed, users can access features like trip tracking, fuel cost monitor, driving behaviour monitor, location sharing, SOS call and service appointment via the 'Connect' smartphone app. The app is available on Android and iOS platforms.

The Passat is powered by a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that produces 174 BHP @ 3,600-4,000 rpm and 350 Nm of torque @ 1,500-3,500 rpm. The engine is paired to a 6-speed DSG automatic transmission.

The Passat comes equipped with various safety features which include ABS, ESC, 9 airbags, hill start assist, auto hold, rear camera and park assist.

 
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