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Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate (2015-) review

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Key features
  • Large estate
  • Available new
  • Plug-in hybrid (PHEV)
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The Volkswagen Passat GTE estate has it all, in theory. It's a large, classy, plug-in hybrid that combines cavernous space with a swish interior, lashings of safety tech, low fuel bills and a 35-mile electric-only range. Is there a catch? Read our Volkswagen Passat GTE estate review to find out.

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December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

April 2020

Released

August 2015

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