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IIHS Top Safety Pick. Only 59,155 Miles! Boasts 40 Highway MPG and 30 City MPG! This Volkswagen Passat boasts a Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 2.0 L/120 engine powering this Automatic transmission. Window Grid Diversity Antenna, Wheels: 18" Bristol Alloy, Wheels w/Silver Accents.
This Volkswagen Passat Features the Following Options
V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces, Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets, Valet Function, Trunk Rear Cargo Access, Trip computer, Transmission: 6-Speed DSG Automatic, Tracker System, Tires: P215/45R18 All Season, Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks, Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs.
The Votes are Counted
IIHS Top Safety Pick, KBB.com 10 Most Comfortable Cars Under $30,000, KBB.com 10 Best Sedans Under $25,000.
The Experts' Verdict...
As reported by The Manufacturer Summary: The 2014 Volkswagen Passat has balanced proportions and an elegant, premium quality. Your eyes follow the strong character line and continue around the whole vehicle. With convenient features like automatic headlights combined with available corner-illuminating foglights, this is a sedan that will be not be outshined. Other convenient features include optional keyless access with push button start and remote start to preheat or cool your Passat. Step inside and you will find available soft leather to soothe you, and on select models, the comfort of heated front seats. Plus, for 2014 you can get two-tone seats in SE models. There is even an available sunroof to let the open sky in. With the best-in-class rear legroom your passengers will also enjoy the choice you've made with the Passat. You have several engine options with the Passat, including a 170-horsepower, turbocharged 1.8-liter gas four-cylinder, which is new for 2014. There is also a range of transmission possibilities, and available on select models, a 6-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission with Tiptronic for imperceptibly fast gear changes and seamless acceleration. Depending on your engine and transmission combination, you can get EPA estimated gas mileage that ranges from 20-31 in the City and 28-43 on the Highway. The Passat lets you make calls hands-free, and stream music wirelessly from your compatible phone. For more technology, available on select models, get turn-by-turn directions from the navigation system, or rock out to the sound of your favorite music on the Fender Premium Audio System. In addition, for 2014, you can have a backup camera on SE trims and higher. Safety features include the Intelligent Crash Response System, which in the event of an accident, automatically shuts your fuel pump off, turns your hazard lights on, and unlocks your doors. In addition, all Passat trims come standard with anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control.