Volkswagen Passat 2015

Volkswagen Passat, Golf and Audi A3: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on December 19, 2019

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 230 model-year 2012-15 Volkswagen Passat sedans, model-year 2011-14 Volkswagen Golf hatchbacks, and model-year 2011-13 Audi A3 sedans and hatchbacks thought to have... Read More
2012-2020 Volkswagen Passat, Atlas: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on July 2, 2019

Approximately 662,100 model-year 2012-20 Volkswagen Passat sedans and model-year 2018-19 Atlas SUVs are being recalled for block caps on headlights. Read More
These Sedans Wipe Out When It Comes to Skis in the Trunk

July 24, 2018

By Sara Lacey Finding a car that can accommodate all the gear that goes with your hobbies and sports is a tall order. An especially tall order is a sedan that can handle inflexible skis and poles... Read More
VW Cleared to Sell 2015 Diesels After Fix

By Kelsey Mays on July 19, 2018

CARS.COM — Diesel shoppers will soon be able to add certain Volkswagens back to their list, but only a select group of diesel vehicles. The EPA has granted the automaker permission to sell new and ... Read More
Some VW Diesels Now Have a Fix

By Kelsey Mays on June 28, 2018

CARS.COM — Federal and state regulators on Friday approved a fix for a significant number of 2015 Volkswagen diesel engines involved in the automaker’s ongoing emissions scandal. The affected... Read More
What Is the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan for 2015?

By David Thomas on March 16, 2018

CARS.COM — Many car shoppers focus on price, and there is nothing illogical about that. Perhaps no other factor is so concrete in a shopper’s consideration set as the bottom line he or she mu... Read More
Study: Distraction Persists Long After Voice Text Sent

By Matt Schmitz on July 13, 2017

Traffic ahead comes to an abrupt stop. Another car veers into your lane. A child chases a ball into the street. The events leading up to a deadly accident can happen in the blink of an eye. The gro... Read More
Recall Alert: 2015-2016 Volkswagen Sedans, Hatchbacks, Convertibles and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on November 4, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 92,000 model-year 2015-16 Volkswagen Jetta sedans, Beetle hatchbacks, Beetle convertibles, Passat sedans, Golf and Golf GTI hatchbacks, and Golf SportWagen wagons ... Read More
Volkswagen Returns Awards Over Emissions Scandal

By Joe Wiesenfelder on October 6, 2015

Volkswagen Group of America has returned three awards for TDI clean-diesel versions of its vehicles due to alleged violations of U.S. clean air laws. In a letter addressed to Ed... Read More
Our view: 2015 Volkswagen Passat

By Joe Wiesenfelder on December 15, 2014

Three model years after winning’s Best of 2012 Award, the 2015 Volkswagen Passat remains a compelling family sedan, offering above-average space, mileage, drivability and quality. ... Read More