2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T S specs & colors

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  • LED Headlights
  • LED daytime running lights and LED taillights
  • Front Fog Lights w/Static Cornering Lights


EPA Classification Midsize Cars

Rear Wheel Size 16 X 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 16 X 6.5 in

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

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 4800
Displacement 1.8 L/110
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 184 @ 1500
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 29 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 38 MPG
Cruising Range - City 462.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 703.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 25 MPG

Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 6
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.87
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.37
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.19

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

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

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

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

Rear Tire Size P215/60TR16
Front Tire Size P215/60TR16
Spare Tire Size Compact

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

Base Curb Weight 3263 lbs

Trunk Volume 15.9 ft³
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.2 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 38.3 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 56.9 in
Wheelbase 110.4 in
Height, Overall 58.5 in
Track Width, Front 62.1 in
Track Width, Rear 61 in
Second Leg Room 39.1 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 37.8 in
Second Shoulder Room 57 in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.4 in
Length, Overall 191.9 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Passenger Volume 102 ft³

Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System Standard
Audio Theft Deterrent Standard
Streaming Audio Standard
Window Grid Diversity Antenna Standard
1 LCD Monitor In The Front Standard
Radio: Composition Color AM/FM w/CD Player -inc: 5" touchscreen, 6 speaker sound system, USB and aux-in and Bluetooth connectivity w/mic Standard

Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
Perimeter/Approach Lights Standard
Trunk Rear Cargo Access Standard
Body-Colored Front Bumper Standard
Steel Spare Wheel Standard
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo Standard
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks Standard
Body-Colored Rear Bumper Standard
Black Side Windows Trim Optional
Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off Standard
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster Standard
Wheels: 16" Carolina Alloy Optional
Body-Colored Door Handles Standard
Light Tinted Glass Standard
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator Standard
Black Grille w/Chrome Accents Standard
Wheels w/Silver Accents Standard
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels Standard
Tires: P215/60R16 AS Optional

Instrument Panel Covered Bin, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins Standard
Outside Temp Gauge Standard
Front Cupholder Standard
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning Standard
Compass Standard
Day-Night Rearview Mirror Standard
Cloth Door Trim Insert Standard
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat Standard
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 4 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button Standard
Seats w/Cloth Back Material Standard
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Storage Standard
Cloth Seating Surfaces Standard
Valet Function Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Rear Cupholder Standard
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts Standard
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature Standard
Analog Appearance Standard
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors Standard
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Standard
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access Standard
Cargo Space Lights Standard
Air Filtration Standard
3 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Carpet Floor Trim Standard
Immobilizer III Immobilizer Standard
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Full Cloth Headliner Standard
Driver Foot Rest Standard
Power Rear Windows Standard
Power Fuel Flap Locking Type Standard
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer Standard
Trip Computer Standard
4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support Standard
Front Bucket Seats -inc: manually adjustable front seats w/manual lumbar support Standard
Locking Glove Box Standard
6-Way Driver Seat Standard
Urethane Gear Shifter Material Optional
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert and Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents Optional
Redundant Digital Speedometer Standard
Full Carpet Floor Covering Standard
Power 1st Row Windows w/Front And Rear 1-Touch Up/Down Standard
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access Standard

61-Amp/Hr 330CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection Optional
Engine: 1.8L TSI 170 HP Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Optional
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering Standard
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers Standard
3.87 Axle Ratio Optional
18.5 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust Optional
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
140 Amp Alternator Standard
Engine Oil Cooler Standard
Front-Wheel Drive Standard
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Sequential Shift Control Optional
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic Optional
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control Standard

Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
ABS And Driveline Traction Control Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Standard
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags Standard
Rear Child Safety Locks Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard

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