Volkswagen

Volkswagen Passat

Price $27,145 – $36,495
Fuel consumption 6.9 – 10.2 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 67%(view ratings)
The Volkswagen Passat midsize sedan returns for 2021 with no significant changes. It did receive a series of updates a year ago. Under the hood, look for the same turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 174 horsepower through a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy is not among the best in the segment with an average of 8.7 L/100 km. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are both offered as standard equipment.

Volkswagen Passat

Pricing
MSRP CA$27,145 (2020)
Fees CA$1,885
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$511/month
Powertrain
Engine 2,0 l I-4
Power 174 hp @ 5,000 rpm (130 kW)
Torque 184 lb·ft @ 1,500 rpm (249 N·m)
Induction Turbocharged
Fuel type Regular
Transmission 6-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Sedan
Category Mid-size Sedan
Assembly Chattanooga, TN, US
Generation 8
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 10.2 L/100km
Highway 6.9 L/100km
Combined 8.7 L/100km
Autonomy 804 km
CO₂ emissions 235 g/km
Equipment
Heated front seats standard
Heated rear seats not available
Heated steering wheel not available
Remote engine start standard
GPS optional
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
CD player standard
Apple CarPlay compatible standard
Android Auto compatible standard
Sirius XM standard
Bluetooth audio standard
Premium audio system standard
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering N/A
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension independent, multi-link
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P215/60HR16
Rear tires P215/60HR16
Safety
Seat belts 5
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,918 mm (194″)
Width 1,835 mm (72″)
Height 1,472 mm (58″)
Wheelbase 2,803 mm (110″)
Weight 1,508 kg (3,325 lb)
Capacities
Passengers 5
Trunk 450 l (16 cu ft)
Fuel tank 70 l (15 gal)
Towing capacity 450 kg (992 lb)
Performance
Power to weight ratio 86.0 W/kg
0-100 km/h 8.0 s (estimated)
80-120 km/h 6.2 s (estimated)
Top speed N/A
Braking distance N/A
Warranty
Base warranty 4 years/80,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/100,000 km
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 7/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 6/10
Average 67%(view ratings)