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2016 Volkswagen Passat Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$22,440 - $36,835

Dealer Invoice:
$21,520 - $35,325

2016 Volkswagen Passat Review
The 2016 Volkswagen Passat is a 4-door, 5-passenger new sedan that has been carried over from 2015. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat is available in fifteen models, the S PZEV, the S, the R- Line, the R-Line PZEV, the R-Line with Comfort package, the R-Line PZEV with Comfort package, the SE, the SE PZEV, the SE PZEV with Technology package, the SE with Technology, the SEL PZEV, the SEL, the SEL Premium, the SEL Premium PZEV, and the V6 SEL Premium. All 2016 Volkswagen Passat models have a 1.8-liter, 170 hp engine, and a 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat averages 30 MPG city and over 40 MPG highway. The 2016 Volkswagen Passat carries a 36 month/36,000 mile basic warranty.

The 2016 Volkswagen Passat models come with the following standard features - programmable locks, valet lockout, anti-theft, ABS brakes, AWD, traction control and stability control, child safety door locks, CD changer, iPod® jack, MP3 player, radio display, USB port, Bluetooth® wireless access, surround sound, DVD player, voice navigation system, automatic headlights, daytime running lights, fog lights, front/rear air dam, rear spoiler, dual automatic climate controls, air filter, rear controls, intelligent cruise, temperature gauge, steering wheel mounted controls, trip computer with fuel consumption, driver memory adjustments, genuine wood trim, Keyless Access Card Key, programmable remote fob, remote fuel door, universal garage door, electronic parking aid w/camera, trunk anti-trap, memory steering column, sunroof, vehicle speed sensing wipers, tinted glass, dual heated/cooled/memory/power/lumbar/leather seats, power/heated/signaling/memory mirrors, and a rear window power shade. *Not all features are standard on all models.

Some of the optional upgrades for the 2016 Volkswagen models include a Lighting package, adaptive cruise control, and a sunroof.

The 2016 Volkswagen Passat is a new car under $25,000 that has a starting price of $22,440.
Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V705000
Mfg's Report Date OCT 25, 2015
Component SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
Number of Units Affected 91867
Summary Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, Golf and Golf SportWagen vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft lobe that drives the brake vacuum pump may shear off, resulting in a loss of brake assist.
Consequence If the camshaft lobe shears off there would be a loss of brake assist, lengthening the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy Volkswagen dealer will update the engine control module (ECM) software. The recall began March 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 23R1.
Dates of Manufacture MAR 17, 2015 to JUN 23, 2015
Manufacturer Recall Number 23R1

2016 Volkswagen Passat Models & Prices

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI SEL Premium
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SEL Premium N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI SEL
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SEL N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI SE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG SE N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI S
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG S N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI Manual R-Line w/Co N/A N/A N/A
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG R-Line w/Comfo N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 2.0L TDI R-Line
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI DSG R-Line N/A N/A N/A
4dr Sdn 2.0L TDI Manual R-Line N/A N/A N/A

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T S
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S PZEV $22,440 $21,520 $351 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S $22,440 $21,520 $351 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T R-Line
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line $23,975 $22,993 $375 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line PZEV $23,975 $22,993 $375 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line w/Comfort $24,750 $23,736 $387 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto R-Line w/Comfort $24,750 $23,736 $387 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE $26,280 $25,203 $411 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE PZEV $26,280 $25,203 $411 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE w/Technology
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Technology $28,410 $27,245 $444 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Technology P $28,410 $27,245 $444 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SEL
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL $30,495 $29,245 $477 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL PZEV $30,495 $29,245 $477 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SEL Premium
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium $34,270 $32,865 $536 / Month*
4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium PZEV $34,270 $32,865 $536 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium $36,835 $35,325 $576 / Month*

2016 Volkswagen Passat Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Black Grille w/Chrome Accents
Black Side Windows Trim                        
Body-Colored Door Handles
Body-Colored Front Bumper
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator              
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator                      
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator                    
Body-Colored Rear Bumper          
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Chrome Bumper Insert                  
Chrome Bodyside Moldings                  
Chrome Side Windows Trim    
Clearcoat Paint
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo
Cornering Lights                  
Express Open/Close Sliding And Tilting Glass 1st Row Sunroof w/Sunshade            
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
Front Fog Lamps                  
Fully Automatic Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off      
Fully Automatic Aero-Composite Led Low/High Beam Daytime Running Auto-Leveling Headlamps w/Delay-Off                      
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
LED Brakelights                      
Light Tinted Glass
Lip Spoiler                        
Perimeter/Approach Lights
Rain Detecting Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets                
Steel Spare Wheel
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks
Tires: P215/55R17 AS                      
Tires: P215/60R16 AS                        
Tires: P235/40R19 AS                    
Tires: P235/45R18 AS                  
Trunk Rear Cargo Access
Variable Intermittent Wipers                    
Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets                    
Wheels w/Silver Accents
Wheels: 16" Carolina Alloy                        
Wheels: 17" Knoxville Alloy                      
Wheels: 18" Chattanooga Alloy                  
Wheels: 19" Salvador Alloy                    
INTERIOR Features
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
2 Seatback Storage Pockets  
3 12V DC Power Outlets
4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Lumbar Support                      
4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support                
6-Way Driver Seat                    
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat              
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Heated Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat              
8-Way Driver Seat            
8-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Power 2-Way Lumbar Support                  
Air Filtration
Analog Display
Cargo Space Lights
Carpet Floor Trim
Cloth Door Trim Insert                    
Cloth Seating Surfaces                    
Compass
Cruise Control
Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror                
Day-Night Rearview Mirror            
Delayed Accessory Power
Distance Pacing            
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors                
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination            
Driver Foot Rest
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate      
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate and Remote Engine Start                      
Front And Rear Map Lights            
Front Bucket Seats -inc: manually adjustable front seats w/manual lumbar support                    
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Storage                
Front Cupholder
Full Carpet Floor Covering
Full Cloth Headliner
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Oil Temperature, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer                          
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer  
Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: power driver seat w/lumbar support and manual passenger seat                      
Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: power driver seat w/lumbar support, power passenger seat and driver's seat position memory                  
Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: power driver seat w/power lumbar support                        
HomeLink Garage Door Transmitter                
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts                
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts            
Illuminated Locking Glove Box            
Immobilizer III Engine Immobilizer
Instrument Panel Covered Bin, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert, Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents                        
Interior Trim -inc: Simulated Carbon Fiber Instrument Panel Insert, Simulated Carbon Fiber Door Panel Insert, Simulated Carbon Fiber Console Insert, Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents              
Interior Trim -inc: Simulated Wood Instrument Panel Insert, Simulated Wood Door Panel Insert, Simulated Wood Console Insert, Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents                  
Leather Gear Shift Knob  
Leather Steering Wheel    
Leatherette Door Trim Insert            
Locking Glove Box                
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
Memory Settings -inc: Door Mirrors                  
Outside Temp Gauge
Power 1st Row Windows w/Front And Rear 1-Touch Up/Down
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
Power Fuel Flap Locking Type
Power Rear Windows
Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start              
Rear Cupholder
Redundant Digital Speedometer
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 4 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button  
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 4 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button                          
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access            
Remote Releases -Inc: Proximity Cargo Access                
Seats w/Cloth Back Material                    
Seats w/Leatherette Back Material            
Sliding Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Pass-Thru w/Storage                  
Sliding Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Storage                      
Smart Device Integration            
Tracker System                
Trip Computer
Urethane Gear Shift Knob                          
V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces                      
Valet Function
Vienna Leather Seating Surfaces -inc: Dinamica inserts                  
Vw Car-Net Selective Service Internet Access            
MECHANICAL Features
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
140 Amp Alternator
18.5 Gal. Fuel Tank
3.68 Axle Ratio                        
3.87 Axle Ratio              
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
4.12 Axle Ratio                    
4.77 Axle Ratio                          
4519# Gvwr 1091# Maximum Payload              
4630# Gvwr 1058# Maximum Payload                        
4652# Gvwr 1052# Maximum Payload                          
4652# Gvwr 1056# Maximum Payload                    
61-Amp/Hr 330CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection              
72-Amp/Hr 380CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection              
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine: 1.8L TSI 170 HP Turbocharged 4-Cylinder              
Engine: 2.0L 150 HP TDI Clean Diesel                
Engine: 3.6L VR6 280 HP Narrow-Angle V6 -inc: FSI direct fuel injection                          
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
Front-Wheel Drive
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher                          
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust                        
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher      
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Oil Cooler                  
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Sequential Shift Control                          
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Sequential Shift Control w/Steering Wheel Controls                        
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Tiptronic Sequential Shift Control                    
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic                  
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic -inc: shift paddles                        
Transmission: 6-Speed DSG Automatic w/Tiptronic                    
Transmission: 6-Speed DSG Automatic w/Tiptronic -inc: shift paddles                      
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual                        
SAFETY Features
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera
Blind Spot Alert Blind Spot Sensor                
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Front Assist w/Autonomous Emergency Braking Forward Collision                        
Front Assist w/Autonomous Emergency Braking Forward Collision and Rear Cross Traffic Alert Rear Collision                
Lane Departure Warning                      
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Park Distance Control w/Park Assist Automated Parking Sensors                      
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Vw Car-Net Emergency S.O.S            
ENTERTAINMENT Features
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
1 LCD Monitor In The Front
400w Regular Amplifier                  
9 Speakers                  
Audio Theft Deterrent
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation and Radio Data System                          
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation, Radio Data System, DVD-Audio and 20 Gb Internal Memory                
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System                
Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation and Radio Data System                          
Radio: Composition Color AM/FM w/CD Player -inc: 5" touchscreen, 6 speaker sound system, USB and aux-in and Bluetooth connectivity w/mic                
Radio: Composition Color AM/FM w/CD Player -inc: 6.3" touchscreen, 6 speaker sound system, USB and aux-in, Bluetooth connectivity w/mic and SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription)                          
Radio: Discover Media AM/FM/CD/HD w/Navigation -inc: 6.3" touchscreen, USB, 8-speaker sound system, Bluetooth connectivity w/mic and SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription)                        
Radio: Discover Media AM/FM/CD/HD w/Navigation -inc: 6.3" touchscreen, USB, Fender premium audio system w/subwoofer, Bluetooth connectivity w/mic and SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription)                  
Siriusxm Traffic Real-Time Traffic Display                
Window Grid Diversity Antenna
Wireless Streaming

2016 Volkswagen Passat Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
ILLUMINATED DOOR SILLS (SET OF 4) -inc: Only front door sills are illuminated                    
LIGHTING PACKAGE (P06) -inc: Front Fog Lights w/Static Cornering Lights, LED Headlights, LED daytime running lights and LED taillights                    
LIGHTING PACKAGE -inc: LED Headlights, LED daytime running lights and LED taillights                    
R-LINE LIGHTING PACKAGE -inc: LED Headlights, LED daytime running lights and LED taillights                    
PAINT SCHEME Options
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
ALARM KIT (PIO)
BODY COLOR DOOR EDGE GUARDS (SET OF 4) (PIO)
FIRST AID KIT (PIO)
LUGGAGE NET -inc: For securing items in the cargo area (PIO)
MOJOMATS CARPETED MAT KIT (SET OF 4) -inc: heavy duty trunk liner w/CarGo blocks (PIO)
MONSTER MATS RUBBER MAT KIT (SET OF 4) -inc: heavy duty trunk liner w/CarGo blocks (PIO)
PAINT PROTECTION -inc: rear bumper and door cup paint protection film (PIO)
REAR LIP SPOILER (PIO)
REMOTE START (PIO)                      
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE KIT -inc: booster cables, warning triangle, LED flashlight, gloves, PVC tape, blanket, poncho, whistle, cable ties and bandages (PIO)
SECURITY WHEEL LOCKS (SET OF 4) (PIO)
SPLASH GUARDS (SET OF 4) (PIO)        
PRIMARY PAINT Options
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
BLACK UNI
FORTANA RED
PLATINUM GRAY METALLIC
PURE WHITE
REEF BLUE METALLIC
REFLEX SILVER METALLIC
TITANIUM BEIGE        
URANO GRAY METALLIC                    
SEAT TRIM Options
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
CORNSILK BEIGE W/BROWN, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES                      
CORNSILK BEIGE W/BROWN, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES -inc: interior trim elements                        
CORNSILK BEIGE, VIENNA LEATHER SEATING SURFACES -inc: Dinamica inserts                  
MOONROCK GRAY W/QUARTZ, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES                      
MOONROCK GRAY W/QUARTZ, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES -inc: interior trim elements                        
MOONROCK GRAY, CLOTH SEATING SURFACES                    
MOONROCK GRAY, VIENNA LEATHER SEATING SURFACES -inc: Dinamica inserts                  
TITAN BLACK, CLOTH SEATING SURFACES                    
TITAN BLACK, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES                      
TITAN BLACK, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEATING SURFACES -inc: interior trim elements                        
TITAN BLACK, VIENNA LEATHER SEATING SURFACES -inc: Dinamica inserts                  

2016 Volkswagen Passat Technical Specifications

Brakes
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Trunk Volume (ft) 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9
Engine
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Displacement 2.0 L/120 2.0 L/120 2.0 L/120 2.0 L/120 2.0 L/120 2.0 L/120 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 1.8 L/110 3.6 L/220
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000 150 @ 4000 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 170 @ 6200 280 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1750 236 @ 1750 236 @ 1750 236 @ 1750 236 @ 1750 236 @ 1750 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 184 @ 1500 258 @ 2500
Exterior Dimensions
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5 58.5
Length, Overall (in) 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9 191.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4
Wheelbase (in) 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2 72.2
Fuel Tank
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Steering
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4 36.4
Suspension
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Tires
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Front Tire Size P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18 P215/55HR17 P215/60TR16 P235/40HR19 P235/40HR19 P215/60TR16 P235/40HR19 P235/40HR19 P215/55HR17 P215/55HR17 P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18
Rear Tire Size P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18 P215/55HR17 P215/60TR16 P235/40HR19 P235/40HR19 P215/60TR16 P235/40HR19 P235/40HR19 P215/55HR17 P215/55HR17 P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18 P235/45HR18
Transmission
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Manual w/OD Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Trans Type 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
Vehicle
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4 42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft) 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102 102
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1 39.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57
Weight Information
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 2.0L TDI SEL 2.0L TDI SE 2.0L TDI S 2.0L TDI R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 2.0L TDI R-Line 1.8T S 1.8T R-Line 1.8T R-Line w/Comfort Pkg 1.8T SE 1.8T SE w/Technology 1.8T SEL 1.8T SEL Premium 3.6L V6 SEL Premium
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3437 3437 3437 3437 3444 3444 3263 3263 3263 3263 3263 3263 3263 3571

2016 Volkswagen Passat Safety Features

Safety Features
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera
Blind Spot Alert Blind Spot Sensor
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Front Assist w/Autonomous Emergency Braking Forward Collision
Front Assist w/Autonomous Emergency Braking Forward Collision and Rear Cross Traffic Alert Rear Collision
Lane Departure Warning
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Park Distance Control w/Park Assist Automated Parking Sensors
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Vw Car-Net Emergency S.O.S
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A