Compare 12 trims on the 2016 Volkswagen Passat

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, and aren’t overpaying for those you don’t want.


Our comparison will help you prioritize the trims that are right for you.

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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line
Inventory price
Starting at $23,975 Starting at $23,975
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line w/Comfort Pkg PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line w/Comfort Pkg
Inventory price
Starting at $24,750 Starting at $24,750
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S
Inventory price
Starting at $22,440 Starting at $22,440
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE
Inventory price
Starting at $26,280 Starting at $26,280
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Technology PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Technology
Inventory price
Starting at $28,410 Starting at $28,410
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL
Inventory price
Starting at $30,495 Starting at $30,495
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium PZEV 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium
Inventory price
Starting at $34,270 Starting at $34,270
MPG
29 combined MPG 29 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI Manual R-Line 4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG R-Line
Inventory price
Starting at $0 Starting at $0
MPG
35 combined MPG 34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
M/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI Manual R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG R-Line w/Comfort Pkg
Inventory price
Starting at $0 Starting at $0
MPG
35 combined MPG 34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
M/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
7 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG S
Inventory price
Starting at $0
MPG
34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SE
Inventory price
Starting at $0
MPG
34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SEL
Inventory price
Starting at $0
MPG
34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SEL Premium
Inventory price
Starting at $0
MPG
34 combined MPG
Engine
150.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
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4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium
Inventory price
Starting at $36,835
MPG
23 combined MPG
Engine
280.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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