Facelifted Euro Passat Caught Testing Under Cammo Share Comments Europe keeps jumping ahead of us and already their Passat is getting a facelift. Seen here under cammo, there’s little to confirm, but the shape is, at least, familiar. Still the handsome, classically proportioned sedan we know and love, it does seem like an Arteon-esque front grille is hiding under the camouflage. Previous ImageNext ImagePreviousNextView Large This one, with its hybrid rims may be the new Passat GTE. Round back, the cammo appears to be hiding reworked bumpers and updated LEDs. Unfortunately, we’re still waiting on pictures of the updated American Passat. Expected to go join this model on the MQB platform, it is expected some time soon. The updated European model (pictured) is expected to go on sale next year.