2016 European VW Passat Alltrack
500,000th Passat Built in Chattanooga
500,000th Passat - Team members stand by while the Passat is flipped end-over-end through an electrically charged E-Coat for 100% coverage.
500,000th Passat - Team members monitor the paint spray process as the Passat gets a Candy White coat.
500,000th Passat - 8. Team members prep the Passat before it enters the corrosion preventing cavity wax process.
500,000th Passat - 14. Team members check over the fully assembled Passat before it rolls to the assembly finish line.
500,000th Passat - 9. Team members thoroughly check over the freshly painted body on the finesse line. Next up Assembly.
500,000th Passat - 13. Each of these team members are responsible for different processes on the line, including reattaching doors removed between...
500,000th Passat - 4. With final checks completed on the metal finish line, the Passat heads to the paint shop.
500,000th Passat - 2. On the closure line body shop team members install the doors, trunk and hood, framing the Passat.
500,000th Passat - 11. Referred to as the marriage line, this is where the Passat body and chassis are joined together.
500,000th Passat - 1. Every journey has a beginning. This is the starting point and birthplace of every Chattanooga-made Passat.
500,000th Passat - 10. These assembly team members are some of the first to receive the Passat from the paint shop.
500,000th Passat - 3. The fully framed Passat continues to the final check in body shop.
500,000th Passat - 12. Assembly team members sit in ?ergo-chairs? in order to access hard-to-reach areas of the Passat.
Passat Limited Edition model starts at $23,995 not incl D&H while offering owners a 24/36 mpg city/highway rating.
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2016 VW Passat Alltrack
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