Category Archives: VW Passat

2020 Volkswagen Passat exterior front

2020 VW Passat Safety and Driver Assistance Features

Is Forward Collision Warning Standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Passat?

Forward Collision Warning has become a popular driver assistance features many car shoppers look for in a new vehicle. More and more vehicles are including this feature as standard equipment on all trim levels. Is Forward Collision Warning standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Passat? Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Volkswagen Passat Engine Specs, Passenger Volume, and Interior Features

2017 Volkswagen Passat Named One of the Best Midsize Sedans by Kelley Blue Book

2017 Volkswagen Passat Engine Specs, Passenger Volume, and Interior Features

Kelley Blue Book recently named the 2017 Volkswagen Passat as one of the best midsize sedans on the market, and with good reason! Each Passat model is built with the highest standards of quality and is quite affordable (starting MSRP is $22,440). In addition to its quality, the 2017 Volkswagen Passat is outfitted with several features that definitely makes it stand out! Read the rest of this entry >>

What are Volkswagen R-Line trims

VW gets sporty with R-Line trims, but which models have them?

What are Volkswagen R-Line trims?

When it comes to standard models, it’s not difficult to understand trim hierarchies. Most models start with a base option, then each higher trim simply adds on more conveniences or quality materials. Volkswagen can be a little trickier to understand because the automaker offers R-Line trims, and when you see these sporty options sitting next to standard trims, you’re likely to ask what the differences are. Is it just looks, and what is an R-Line anyway? Read the rest of this entry >>

Is there anything new for the 2017 model year Passat?

What’s the difference between 2017 and 2016 VW Passat?

Aside from getting a fresh new option that doesn’t have any previous buyer’s wear and tear, what’s the point in buying a new car if it doesn’t have added features? We know this is what you’re thinking, especially during the brief window when the previous model year is still available and the new model year is beginning to roll into our inventory. The differences between the 2017 and 2016 VW Passat mostly center on new features, but those who place safety at the top of their must-have list will want to take note. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Volkswagen Passat turbo 4-cylinder vs V6 engine_o

What is the difference between a turbocharged 4-cylinder and a V6?

2016 Volkswagen Passat turbo 4-cylinder vs V6 engine

If you’re comparing models, and why wouldn’t you be, you may have noticed that Volkswagen differs from many other automakers because a 4-cylinder turbocharged engine is now standard for most of the models in the lineup. For economy models, this will be your only option, and it’s really all you need. For your midsize segment, as with the CC and Passat, you do have the option of selecting a V6 as well. If you’re torn between these options, you may be looking at the 2016 Volkswagen Passat and wondering what the differences are between the turbo 4-cylinder vs V6 engine, and we’re here to help. Read the rest of this entry >>

What’s different in the 2016 VW Passat?

2016 Volkswagen Passat comes to Compass VW

What’s different in the 2016 VW Passat?

The new model year has officially kicked off, and many Volkswagen models have received updated technology, plus available driver assistance features which make them safer than ever. Still, the most exciting thing about a new year are the vehicles that received significant changes. Many are asking us what’s different in the 2016 VW Passat following its facelift, which is the most obvious change to the naked eye. It also receives a variety of new features, plus other style options that we know Middletown, NY residents will be asking us about. Read the rest of this entry >>