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Volkswagen Passat

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1992–2018 Passat Generation, 2018 Volkswagen Passat model shown Showing the 2018 Volkswagen Passat
The Volkswagen Passat is available as a sedan and a wagon. The 2018 Passat starts at $22,995 (MSRP), with a destination charge of $850. It gets EPA-estimated 22-29 MPG combined.
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Commuters

Commuter vehicles have a minimum EPA-estimated mileage of 30 mpg combined. May require specific trim level and/or optional features.

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Small Families

Small Family vehicles include mid-size and larger sedans, hatchbacks, wagons, SUVs and minivans with four doors and five seats.

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26 Model Years

Passat - 26 Model Years

  • MSRP Range $22,995–$34,650
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.8) 23 reviews
  • Combined MPG 22-29
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2018
  • Forward collision warning with automatic braking now available on base trim
  • Five-seat family sedan
  • New turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder standard, V-6 available
  • New sporty GT trim available
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard on most trims
  • Six-year/72,000 mile bumper-to-bumper and powertrain warranty
  • MSRP Range $22,440–$33,995
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.8) 107 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2017
  • Forward collision warning with automatic braking now standard
  • Five-seat family sedan
  • Turbo four-cylinder standard, V-6 available
  • Sporty R-Line trim available
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity available
  • Current List Price $10,449–$20,649
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.7) 48 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-29
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2016
  • Freshened for 2016
  • Sporty R-Line trim joins lineup
  • New multimedia system
  • Active-safety features added
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Two engines, three transmissions
  • Current List Price $9,978–$20,398
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.7) 115 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-35
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2015
  • Turbo 1.8-liter gas engine
  • Diesel engine available
  • Fender stereo available
  • Built in America
  • Current List Price $8,730–$17,678
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.5) 77 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-35
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2014
  • New turbo 1.8-liter gas engine
  • Available diesel engine
  • Optional Fender stereo
  • Built in America
  • Current List Price $8,355–$16,667
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.4) 136 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-35
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2013
  • Choice of three engines, including a diesel
  • Diesel rated at 43 mpg highway
  • Optional Fender stereo
  • Built in America
  • Current List Price $6,012–$14,988
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.7) 102 reviews
  • Combined MPG 24-36
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2012
  • Redesigned for 2012
  • Choice of three engines, including a diesel
  • Standard dual-zone automatic A/C
  • Optional Fender stereo
  • Built in America
  • Current List Price No listings at this time.
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 26 reviews
  • Combined MPG 26
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2010
  • Turbo four-cylinder
  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Optional adaptive headlights
  • Standard six-speed dual-clutch automatic
  • Current List Price $3,704–$9,364
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.9) 29 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-24
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2009
  • Turbo four-cylinder
  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Optional adaptive headlights
  • Standard power liftgate (wagon)
  • Current List Price $3,081–$9,441
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.5) 36 reviews
  • Combined MPG 20-24
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2008
  • Turbo four-cylinder or V-6
  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Optional adaptive headlights
  • Standard power liftgate (wagon)
  • Current List Price $2,571–$8,035
  • Consumer Rating Not yet rated
  • Combined MPG 22-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2007
  • Turbo four-cylinder or V-6
  • Side-impact and side curtain airbags
  • Optional adaptive headlights
  • Optional rear manual sunshades
  • Standard power liftgate (wagon)
  • Current List Price $1,585–$8,181
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 78 reviews
  • Combined MPG 22-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan

Notable Features in 2006
  • Redesigned for 2006
  • Turbo four-cylinder or V-6
  • Manual or automatic
  • Standard stability system
  • FWD or AWD
  • Six standard airbags
  • Current List Price $1,655–$8,043
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 34 reviews
  • Combined MPG 22-32
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2005
  • Choice of three engines
  • Available diesel engine
  • Available 4Motion AWD
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Available stability control
  • Current List Price $851–$7,195
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 51 reviews
  • Combined MPG 21-32
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Notable Features in 2004
  • Turbocharged four-cylinder or V-6 engine
  • 4Motion all-wheel drive available
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Electronic Stability Program available
  • Unique engine in Passat W8
  • New diesel engine
  • Current List Price $969–$6,861
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.8) 64 reviews
  • Combined MPG 21-26
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 2003 Model 2003 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $699–$5,851
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 51 reviews
  • Combined MPG 21-26
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 2002 Model 2002 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $865–$7,041
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.8) 34 reviews
  • Combined MPG 20-26
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 2001 Model 2001 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $392–$4,180
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.5) 24 reviews
  • Combined MPG 20-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 2000 Model 2000 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $282–$4,762
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.8) 11 reviews
  • Combined MPG 24-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1999 Model 1999 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $1,746–$2,866
  • Consumer Rating
    (5.0) 3 reviews
  • Combined MPG 24-27
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1998 Model 1998 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price No listings at this time.
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.7) 3 reviews
  • Combined MPG 22-42
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1997 Model 1997 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price $2,495–$2,495
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.5) 6 reviews
  • Combined MPG 22-41
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1996 Model 1996 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price No listings at this time.
  • Consumer Rating Not yet rated
  • Combined MPG 21-24
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1995 Model 1995 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price No listings at this time.
  • Consumer Rating Not yet rated
  • Combined MPG 23
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

  • Current List Price $1,650–$1,650
  • Consumer Rating
    (4.0) 1 reviews
  • Combined MPG 23-25
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1993 Model 1993 Passat Articles
  • Current List Price No listings at this time.
  • Consumer Rating
    (3.0) 1 reviews
  • Combined MPG 25
  • Body Styles:

    Sedan, Wagon

Read About the 1992 Model 1992 Passat Articles

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