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The 2016 Volkswagen Passat Earns a 5 Star Safety Rating

Volkswagen’s mid-sized Passat sedan, upgraded for 2016, has earned the highest five star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. This is no small honor, and represents a tremendous achievement on Volkswagen’s part. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat is a sporty 4-door vehicle with a streamlined design and a suite of critical safety features. If ever there was a time to test-drive and consider taking home a Volkswagen Passat, it’s now.   The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration was established by the Highway Safety Act of 1970 and…

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These Four Family Sedans’ Rear Seats Are So Hot Right Now

You don’t need to be a “Game of Thrones” fan to know that winter is coming. Whether you live in the sunny south or the snowy north, the mercury in thermometers across the U.S. will soon be dropping. For some of us, this means sweet relief from summer’s grueling temperatures; while for others, it means the pending doom of ice-covered windshields and the brutality of having to wait for your car or truck’s heater to begin pumping warm air onto your frigid body. Fortunately, you can pacify the latter issue…

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Report: 2016 Volkswagen Passat could receive more stylish exterior

CARandDRIVER reports that the mid-cycle refreshed 2016 Volkswagen Passat will receive a more stylish exterior. This is aimed to curtail any remarks about the current Passat’s exterior being too bland. However, this confuses us a little bit since those who desire a more stylish Passat can simply just opt for the “people’s four-door coupe,” also known as the handsome Passat CC, or CC. Word comes after C/D spoke with Dr. Heinz-Jakob Neußer, who told the publication that the 2016 model could benefit from subtle exterior changes. Volkswagen of America’s CEO, Michael Horn,…

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