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Here's how the 2015 Acura TLX and the 2015 Volkswagen Passat measure up.
$31,445
Starting MSRP
$21,340
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

206.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
28 28 -
Size
190.3" length, 57" height 191.6" length, 58.5" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Medium stone

Estoril Blue

Ebony

Parchment

Vanilla

Camel

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Transmissions

Transmissions

8-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

M/T

5-Speed M/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Cars Mid-Size Cars -

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A Compact in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 330 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 140 -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
206 @ 6800 170 @ 4800 -
Displacement
2.4 L/144 1.8 L/110 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
182 @ 4500 184 @ 1500 -
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
602.00 mi 647.50 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 MPG 28 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 MPG 35 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 MPG 24 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
412.80 mi 444.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in 12.3 in -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in 10.7 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.2 gal 18.5 gal -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.2 ft 36.4 ft -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
N/A Compact -
Rear Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P215/60TR16 -
Front Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P215/60TR16 -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A 100 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A 1000 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A 1000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A 100 lbs -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3483 lbs 3172 lbs -

Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room
57.5 in 56.9 in -
Front Leg Room
42.6 in 42.4 in -
Length, Overall
190.3 in 191.6 in -
Front Head Room
37.2 in 38.3 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A 5.4 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
73 in 72.2 in -
Trunk Volume
13.2 ft³ 15.9 ft³ -
Second Leg Room
34.5 in 39.1 in -
Track Width, Front
62.8 in 62.1 in -
Front Hip Room
55.3 in N/A -
Wheelbase
109.3 in 110.4 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.4 in 57 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Height, Overall
57 in 58.5 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Second Hip Room
54.9 in N/A -
Second Head Room
36.7 in 37.8 in -
Passenger Volume
93.3 ft³ 102 ft³ -
Track Width, Rear
63.1 in 61 in -

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