By Micah Muzio
Summary: In terms of cost and equipment the Volkswagen Passat has traditionally bridged the gap between mainstream and premium sedans. With the introduction of the 2012 Passat Volkswagen has changed its strategy. Starting at less than $21,000 the latest Passat is not only built for the masses, it's also built in America specifically for American tastes. In this video Kelley Blue Book's Micah Muzio drives the 2012 Passat to see if VW's freshly Americanized sedan retains its German soul.