Drivers get more than ever from the new 2017 Passat!

July 24th, 2016 by

2017 Volkswagen Passat standard features

The Volkswagen Passat has always been a great choice for drivers looking to get incredible value from their purchase. Now, with the 2017 Volkswagen Passat, drivers are able to get more bang for their buck, as the model will be featuring additional standard features. Here’s what we know so far about the new 2017 Volkswagen Passat standard features.

Previously, drivers had to upgrade to higher trim levels to get some of the model’s more advanced safety and convenience features. However, all models the 2017 Volkswagen Passat will be available with new features that had been considered premium on previous models. Other features become more accessible as well, available on a wider range of trim levels.

One of the most notable changes for the 2017 Passat is that Forward Collision Warnings and Autonomous Emergency Braking will now be available on all Passat models, across all trims. This adds an extra element of safety to the Passat, making it an even more viable choice for commuters looking for a ride that’s not only fuel efficient, but safe as well.

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New features in the 2017 Passat

Other improvements to Passat safety include the Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert becoming available as a standard on the R-Line and SE trim levels. The SE model also adds KESSY keyless access with push-button start, an available Lighting Package.

If you opt for the Technology model of the SE, the 2017 model will come with remote start, Parking Pilot, 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels and LED headlights and tail lights.

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Get the 2017 Volkswagen Passat at Speedcraft Volkswagen

If you’re interested in the 2017 Volkswagen Passat, you’ve come to the right place. While the model is set to release later this year, you can rest assured that we here at Speedcraft Volkswagen will be offering the model to Rhode Island drivers as soon as it becomes available. In the meantime, be sure to check back with our blog regularly, as we’ll be updating it with new info concerning the 2017 Passat as it becomes available.

Want to be notified when the 2017 Passat arrives on our lot? No problem! Just give us a call or fill out a form here on our site and we’ll be happy to make a note to contact you as soon as the model you’re looking for becomes available.

What do you think of the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and its more accessible features? Let us know in the comments!

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