I traded in my 1999 Passat V6. Was
rather tired of the Bosch electrical
drama all the time. I am only down
25hp from the 190 V6 in the Passat
and it tracks far better (AWD) and
handles about the same! Exterior
wind noise is minimal and interior
sound deadening is wonderful....like
The safety I feel is there as well. Just
to know the engine will submarine
under me in an accident and there
are imbeded roll bars in the door
coupled with good crash test has me
The boxer engine reminds me of my
BMW motorbike........smooth and
durable ( I hope).
Handling, Tracking, Raised viewing,
driving postion.....without the top
heavy, wallowing of a SUV.
Suspension technology, engine
Lumbar support. Would like a
sunroof which is not common with
this model. Also leather would be
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