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2018 Volkswagen Passat

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Volkswagen Passat highlights

Customer reviews

4.1 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

25 city, 36 highway, 29 combined

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New for 2018

  • The Passat is available in a new trim called the GT.
  • Passat trims have been upgraded with Rear Spoiler as standard equipment this year.
  • A/C Seat(s) features are now available as options on select trims.
  • The R-Line trim now comes with Automated Cruise Control, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay as standard equipment.
  • The S trim now comes with Power Seat(s) as standard equipment.

Explore Volkswagen Passat details

R-Line 2WD 4D Sedan

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Automated Cruise Control
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • A/C Seat(s)
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Parking Sensors
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Remote Start
  • Smart Key

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

2.0L

Horsepower

174

Torque (ft-lbs)

184

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

18.5

Wheelbase

110.4"

Overall length

191.9"

Width

72.2"

Height

58.5"

Leg room

F 42.4"/R 39.1"

Head room

F 38.3"/R 37.8"

Front tires

P235/40HR19

Rear tires

P235/40HR19

Seating capacity

5

Max towing capacity

100/1000 lbs.

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Excellent

RepairPal gave the Volkswagen Passat an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Volkswagen Passat 24th out of 30 among Midsize Cars.

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2018 Volkswagen Passat trims

S:

R-Line:

SE:

GT:

SEL Premium:

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