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Volkswagen Passat (1988 - 1997)

Last updated 29 April 2015

 
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Model Timeline

1988 Passat Mk3 introduced

  • Estates have excellent rear legroom, are comfortable and handle well.
  • 15' long by 5' 7" wide and weighing in from 1,125kg to 1,250kg.
  • Engines now transverse, not overhanging. Was a 174 bhp VR6, briefly, 1993-95. TDI 90 best compromise engine. Estates hold value well. Saloons worth 25% less. Aircon available in lieu of sunroof.
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