Your car comparison

Here's how the 2013 Hyundai Sonata and the 2013 Volkswagen Passat measure up.
$20,895
Starting MSRP
$20,845
Starting MSRP

Overview

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

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

170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 5 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

-
Combined MPG
28 26 -
Size
189.8" length, 57.9" height 191.6" length, 58.5" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

-

Interior color

Interior color

Cocoa

Gray

Camel

Black / Copper

-

Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

M/T

5-Speed M/T

-

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Large Cars Mid-Size -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x -TBD- in -
Front Wheel Size
16 x 6.5 in 16 x -TBD- in -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in N/A -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel N/A -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 140 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
184 @ 4250 177 @ 4250 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
198 @ 6300 170 @ 5700 -
Displacement
2.4L/144 2.5L/151 -
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I5 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 MPG 22 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
444.00 mi 407.00 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 MPG 26 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
647.50 mi 592.00 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 MPG 32 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link 4-Link -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs N/A -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs N/A -

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
Pwr-Assisted Pwr -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.2 x -TBD- in 10.7 x 0.4 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 x -TBD- in 12.3 x 1.0 in -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

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

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.94 3.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.8 ft 36.4 ft -
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.5 16.4 -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P205/65R16 P215/60TR16 -
Spare Tire Size
T125/80D16 N/A -
Front Tire Size
P205/65R16 P215/60TR16 -

Trailering

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

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3316 lbs 3166 lbs -

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
45.5 in 42.4 in -
Track Width, Rear
62.9 in 61.0 in -
Front Shoulder Room
57.9 in 56.9 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.2 in 72.2 in -
Second Shoulder Room
56.7 in 57.0 in -
Second Leg Room
34.6 in 39.1 in -
Height, Overall
57.9 in 58.5 in -
Trunk Volume
16.4 ft³ 15.9 ft³ -
Track Width, Front
62.9 in 62.1 in -
Second Head Room
37.8 in 37.8 in -
Second Hip Room
54.9 in N/A -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Passenger Volume
103.8 ft³ 102.0 ft³ -
Front Head Room
40.0 in 38.3 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Wheelbase
110.0 in 110.4 in -
Front Hip Room
55.2 in N/A -
Length, Overall
189.8 in 191.6 in -
Min Ground Clearance
5.5 in 5.4 in -

Edit car