Fill up on energy at home
Charging your Passat GTE is easier than changing a lightbulb: simply plug the charging cable into a socket at home or a public charging station. At home, a lithium ion battery is fully charged after around 6 hours and 15 minutes. And if you use a public charging station or the optional wall box, the battery will be fully charged in as little as four hours.
Your smartphone plays the key role
With the mobile key, it's quick and easy to open and start your Passat GTE using your smartphone. You can also send the mobile key to friends and family members via a secure connection and allow them to use your Passat GTE too.1Two key licences, each valid for one year, are available to start with. You can purchase additional keys in the web shop or directly from your Passat GTE. 1 How many is up to you.
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
Keep a safe distance and stay within speed limits
ACC adaptive cruise control prevents you from exceeding a pre-set top speed2 and enables you to maintain a minimum distance to the vehicle in front. In conjunction with an optional navigation system, ACC also offers predictive speed control and curve assistance. The system helps you to avoid overspeeding by integrating official speed limits1. Based on route data from the navigation system, the system also adjusts the speed of the car to curves, intersections and roundabouts1. 1 Within the limits of the systems2 Up to a maximum speed of 210 km/h