Volkswagen Passat 2018

4.8 (23 votes)


  • Five-seat family sedan
  • New turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder standard, V-6 available
  • Six-year/72,000 mile bumper-to-bumper and powertrain warranty
  • Forward collision warning with automatic braking now available on base trim
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard on most trims
  • New sporty GT trim available


  • Humdrum styling
  • Steering wheel doesn't lower far enough
  • Imitation leather not very convincing
  • Highway acceleration (base engine)
  • Large backseat floor hump


  • Around-town acceleration
  • Safety feature availability
  • Composed ride, handling
  • Exposed Latch anchors for easy car-seat installation
  • Easy multimedia system
  • Spacious interior, front and back
  • Great value

Volkswagen Passat 2018 Specs

$22,995–$34,650 MSRP range
174-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Combined MPG
22-29 Combined MPG
5 Seats
6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Front-wheel Drive
Body Type
Warranty Roadside Assistance
36 months / 36,000 miles
Warranty Powertrain
72 months / 72,000 miles
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper
72 months / 72,000 miles

Volkswagen Passat 2018 Reviews

Great starter car for my daughter

This car met all my needs for a car which could be used by my daughter to go to school or anyone in the house to run errands and go shopping without having to take a massive SUV. It is great on gas, ...

by dadjeff from Phoenix AZ on June 13, 2018

Exactly what I was looking for. Luxury,comfort,

Fits all I was looking for, comfort, style, speed, and luxury. All for a great price. This is my 5th VW and I will not go anywhere else.

by Tom B. from Howell NJ on June 15, 2018

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