TITLE

Passat W8 debut is low-key

AUTHOR(S)
Kisiel, Ralph
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/5/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5919, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the introduction of Volkswagen's 2002 Passat W8 automobile powered by an eight-cylinder engine. Launch of Passat W8 as part of Volkswagen's effort to drive the brand further upscale; Plan for the automobile to go on sale in Europe in the fall of 2001 and in the United States in the first quarter of 2002; Aim of promoting the automobile as a competition against Mercedes-Benz and BMW in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
4192627

 

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