VW Passat Dead after 2022, Receives Special Edition Sendoff

The 2022 model year will be the Passat’s last, and a Limited Edition model will celebrate the Chattanooga plant where the sedan has been built since 2011.

Last year we reported that Volkswagen would kill off the Passat at some point before the end of the decade so the brand could focus on selling the Atlas and electric ID.4 crossovers. That day has now come, with Volkswagen announcing that the Passat will be discontinued in the United States after the 2022 model year, and the automaker also revealed a Passat Limited Edition that commemorates the Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant that has built the Passat since 2011.

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