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More recently, Volkswagen have introduced a new alphanumeric for car platforms. The platform code is as follows:

A letter, P, indicating a car platform

A letter indicating the of the engine:

Q indicates a transverse (Quer in German)

L indicates a engine (Lдngs in German)

A indicating the platform size or (4 corresponding to the B series of platforms)

A indicating the generation or evolution

An + suffix indicates a long-wheelbase

[edit] B1

1974-1988. An Audi platform, the first Volkswagen was nearly identical to the Audi 80 Fox in US), sharing much of its systems, including its longitudinal placement.

VW Passat B1 / VW Dasher 32, 1974-1981; 1975-1988 in Brazil)

Audi 80 (Typ 80, 1973–1976)

80 (Typ 82, 1977–197

[edit] BX

The BX platform, developed Volkwagen’s subsidiary (Volkswagen do Brasil), borrowed heavily from the 80 (Fox/4000) of the day. The BX platform was for the Brazilian Volkswagen Gol, (Gacel or Senda — In and Fox in the U.S.), Parati (Amazon in Saveiro (pickup) and Furgгo models. The Gol/Fox was quite in that it started life a four-cylinder Volkswagen air cooled (borrowed from the Volkswagen and eventually ended up with a modern watercooled engine, sold in the US for the first time as a model. The VW BX family was restyled in and 1991.[1]

[edit] B2

Still an derived platform, this based on the Audi 80/4000, including its longitudinal engine and, on some European the quattro four-wheel drive rebranded Syncro for Volkswagen The Santana (facelifted) is still to this day in China.

Volkswagen Passat B2 (Typ 1981-1988; 1982-1988 in the US where it was as the Quantum)

Audi 80 and 90 (Typ 81,

Audi 4000CS quattro 85, 1984–1987)

Audi Coupй 85, 1981–1987)

Audi Quattro 85, 1981–1991)

Audi Sport (1984–1987)

Volkswagen Santana

[edit] B3

The B3 Volkswagen Passat was the B platform car to be called Passat in the States. The B3 was also the first with an independently designed it did not share parts with models. Instead, the design heavily from the Volkswagen A2 platform.

Volkswagen Passat B3 35i, 1988-1993; 1990-1994 in US)

Corrado (1988-1995, hybrid with A2)

The B3 designation is also to refer to the Typ 89 version of the Audi produced from 1987 to and the Typ 8B Audi Coupй and S2. However are not based on the same platform as the B3

[edit] B4

The B4 Passat was a face B3 (receiving its own generation number is remaining nearly mechanically but with entirely new sheetmetal, and an interior design.

Volkswagen B4 (Typ 35i, 1993-1996; 1995-1997)

The B4 designation is also to refer to the Typ 8C version of the Audi 80 and RS2 from 1991 to 1994. these are not based on the same as the B4 Passat.

[edit] B5 (PL45)The B5 employs a longitudinal engine which differs from the Group A platform which been traditionally transversely This platform (also as PL45) was introduced with the Audi A4 and the 1996 Volkswagen B5 platform cars can be equipped a multilink front suspension and a centre differential for quattro or branded four-wheel drive A long-wheelbase derivative of this — originally designed for the market and being used in the Volkswagen Passat Lingyu, but being used for its rebadged under the Škoda brand, the Škoda Superb — is to as PL45+.

In 2001, the B5 Passat received a referred to as B5.5.

Volkswagen Passat Lingyu

[edit] B5 / A4 (Typ 8D, 1994-2002)

Audi S4 8D, 1997-2002)

Volkswagen Passat B5 3B, 1996-2001)

Audi RS4 Avant 8D, 2000-2001)

Volkswagen Passat (Typ 3BG, 2001-2005)

B5 / PL45+Volkswagen Passat Lingyu B5 long wheelbase version for market)

Škoda Superb 3U, 2002-200

[edit] B6The B6 is used to identify the Typ 8E Audi produced from late to 2005. The platform used by models is formally known as the platform.

Confusingly, the current generations of Passat are also colloquially to as B6, given that they are sixth generation mid-sized However this generation of the uses the PQ46 platform for its generation, a improved enlarged of the Golf Mk5 and Jetta Mk5’s platform.

[edit] B6 / PL46Audi A4 8E/8H (saloon: 8E2, 8E5) / 8H7 (Cabriolet), 2001-2005)

S4 (Typ 8E/8H (saloon: Avant: 8E5) / 8H7 (Cabriolet),

[edit] B6 / PQ46Volkswagen Passat 3C, 2006-)

Volkswagen Passat CC 3C8, 2009-)


[edit] B7The Audi A4, S4 and RS4 has a B7 from 2005 to 2008. this seventh generation of the car was a revision of the PL46 platform, but major revisions to engine suspension revisions, updated and consumer electronics, and restyled The B7 A4/S4 retains the Typ 8E/8H of the B6 A4/S4, though with suffixes, while the SEAT though it has derived from the A4 B7 takes the Typ 3R number.

[edit] B7 / PL46Audi A4 (Typ 8EC 8ED (Avant), 8HE (Cabriolet), 2005-200

S4 (Typ 8EC (saloon), 8ED (Avant), 8HE 2006-200

Audi RS4 quattro 8EC (saloon), 8ED (Avant), 8HE (Cabriolet),

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