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Best Wagon Made!
By Patrick on
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2005 Volkswagen Passat GLS TDI Fwd 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl Turbodiesel 5A)
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Due to the current gasoline prices, I did not want to buy an SUV, but I needed cargo room, so a wagon seemed to be the smart choice. After extensive research, I settled on the Passat TDI. The TDI wagon is now hard to find, and I had to drive 250 miles to purchase one. This is by far the best automobile I have ever owned. The build quality, comfort, and ride are every bit as good as my in-laws BMW 525i. If you want an alternative to the gas-guzzling SUV's this is definitely a vehicle worth exploring. If you owned or knew someone who owned a VW diesel in the 1980's, you owe it to yourself to look at the new diesel technology. An absolutely fantastic vehicle!!!
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Front seat comfort is outstanding. Plenty of leg room for front and rear. Ride is excellent, with just the right amount of road feel. Controls are well-designed, intuitive, and easy to reach. Stereo is outstanding.
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More room for incidentals in the cabin (e.g., CD's, cell phones, etc.).
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