The judging panel consisted of fleet industry experts and the cars were judged on criteria such as support from manufacturers and dealers, lease rates, operating costs (maintenance and repair, servicing, depreciation, fuel and tax liability) and suitability for their use as a business car.
The Volkswagen Passat model range consists of a Saloon, Estate and now the new Alltrack.
Prices for the Volkswagen Passat saloon range from £19,305 for the entry-level S model and rise to £22,630 for the range topping Sport model.
Prices for the Volkswagen Passat Estate range from £20,620 for the entry-level S model and rise to £24,010 for the range topping Sport model.
The new Volkswagen Passat Alltrack is priced at £28,405 and is equipped with 4MOTION all-wheel drive, raised off-road suspension and Hill Start Assist enabling it to cope with the most challenging of road conditions.
This is a 8-year+ news article, from our Volkswagen archive, which dates back to the year 2000.
If in doubt check with your local Volkswagen dealer as car prices and technical data will have changed since 2012.
Although our car news is published in good faith, we cannot guarantee it to be error free or complete or up-to-date.
Volkswagen Passat Images may not be UK specification cars. Colours and exterior and/or interior elements may differ from actual models.
The car news and images remain the copyright of the rights holder and may not be used without their consent.