Volkswagen Passat is a notorious vehicle available for purchase in several versions of modifications, which are conventionally called “European” and “American”. The latter differs from its “sister” not only in dimensions, but also in simplified technical equipment. By the way, it is also found in China, where the car entered the market in 2018 as the representative of the new generation developed on the basis of the MQB platform.
Despite the popularity of the "American", in the future its place will be taken by an electric sedan. This became known after a statement by the head of Volkswagenof America. In it, Johan de Naissen expressed the company's intention to abandon the beloved by millions of Passat, instead, the concern will begin to issue an "environmental" version of ID. Vizzion in its presentation. At the same time, the man emphasized that these changes will affect primarily the North American market.
A difficult decision was made by Volkswagenof America bosses because, in their opinion, Passat cannot be called a car with an unlimited life cycle. Nevertheless, fans of this machine will still see its new modifications, the manufacture of which will have one goal - a deep update of the prototype.
Nevertheless, Passat will gradually replace the electric sedan, which will please motorists with a 6-speed automatic transmission, high performance and a “turbo four”. New variation of conceptual ID. Vizzion will be more relevant for the modern driver.