Volkswagen reveals Passat Bluemotion fuel economy figures
Fuel efficient versions of the Volkswagen Passat saloon and estate go on sale in the UK in June...
Volkswagen has announced the Passat Bluemotion will return an official fuel economy figure of 76.3mpg and will emit 95g/km of CO2.
These are the official figures for both the saloon and estate models. These impressive figures should appeal to those looking for a Volkswagen Passat as a company car.
A 1.6 TDI diesel engine that produces 118bhp powers both versions, which get a six-speed manual gearbox.
Standard specification will include equipment to improve the car's fuel efficiency including alloy wheels and a radiator grille that are different from the standard car plus a shutter to the radiator.
Bluemotion models will go on sale at the beginning of June. Prices and specification will be confirmed nearer the on-sale date.