The 2016 Volkswagen Passat is a 4-door sedan of medium size. The main competitors include Ford Fusion, Chevrolet Malibu, Chrysler 200, Honda Accord, Kia Optima, Hyundai Sonata, Mazda 6, Ultima Nissan, Subaru, and Toyota Camry.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Features
The 2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T offers a clean diesel TDI in 2016, and the standard V6 model. According to the series, trim levels include S, Wolfsburg Edition, SE, Sport Premium Edition and salt.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Engine
A turbo, 1.8 liter 4-cylinder is standard in the Volkswagen Passat 1.8T. Gives 170 horsepower and is available with a manual 5-speed or 6-speed automatic transmission. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat TDI Clean Diesel model gets a new turbo, 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder diesel for 2016, one rated at 150 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque, with maximum the torque available from 1750 rpm. The Volkswagen Passat Clean Diesel is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission or with Direct Shift Gearbox (DSG) automated manual 6-speed transmission, the latter designed to operate as an automatic transmission with a view to the driver. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat V6 is equipped with a 280-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine and 6-speed DSG.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Fuel Economy
According to the EPA, ranges from a low 24 mpg in the city of 36 mpg on the model highway fuel economy Passat 1.8T, depending on transmission choice. Installing new Volkswagen tires with low rolling resistance on the Passat 1.8T 2016 to improve fuel economy, and the result is an increase of 1 mpg on the two transmitters. 2016 Volkswagen Passat TDI Clean Diesel fuel economy rating varies from a minimum of 30 mpg in the city of 44 mpg on the highway, and Volkswagen says the new, Figure highway gives this model a range of over 800 miles. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat V6 is estimated to return 20 mpg city and 28 mpg on the highway.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Safety
The 2016 Passat is equipped with Bluetooth to connect to streaming music, and all kinds of basic 2016 Volkswagen Passat S equipped with Volkswagen Car Net smartphones twin functions of technology. Car-Net Highlights include safety features such as automatic collision notification and manual emergency call, and the ability to access the functions of the car remotely from a smartphone.
You can even parked Last 2016 Volkswagen work if you forget where you left off. Car-Net also provides information on speeds and alert features at the border, which can be useful for families where young drivers can have access to a car. Highlights of the technology includes a rearview camera, touchscreen infotainment system with HD radio, navigation system, premium audio system, key-less access with push button start 2016 Volkswagen Passat engine.