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2014 Volkswagen Passat Sedan

About the 2014 Volkswagen

September 10, 2013 by Matt

The current Volkswagen Passat, in 2012, is far different from models. Now in its fourth generation, midsize five-passenger front-wheel sedan was designed for the American exclusively. Built at Volkswagen’s plant in Chattanooga, Tenn. the Volkswagen Passat offers a of engine choices including and diesel motors.

Volkswagen Models

Volkswagen serves up 12 levels for the 2014 Passat. The Volkswagen Passat S is priced $20,845. The most expensive is the V6 SEL Premium, retailing from The Passat offers S, SE and SEL Premium levels with sunroof and packages sold separately or

Standard equipment includes air a theft deterrent system, control, three 12-volt automatic door locks, connectivity, six airbags and a telescoping column.

Choose the SE and this offers 17-inch alloy leather seating surfaces, adjusted front seats a heating element, a touchscreen system, XM radio and a rear camera. Choose the SEL Premium and sedan is upgraded to include seating surfaces, a touchscreen system, dual-zone climate keyless entry with button start, and remote

Engines and Transmissions

Most sedans offer no more two engine choices with a few three different engines. The Passat gives buyers engine choices including five and six cylinder gasoline-powered and one diesel engine.

The standard engine is a five 2.5-liter engine that 170 horsepower at 5,700 rpm and 177 foot-pounds of at 4,250 rpm. This is paired with a five-speed or a six-speed automatic transmission.

A turbocharged four cylinder making 170 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 184 of torque at 1,500 rpm is also It is paired with a six-speed clutch transmission.

For optimum a 3.6-liter V-6 engine rated at 280 at 6,200 rpm and 258 foot-pounds of torque at rpm can be had. It is paired with a automatic transmission.

The turbo-diesel with the 2014 Volkswagen displaces at 2.0 liters. It makes 140 at 4,000 rpm and 236 foot-pounds of torque at rpm. The diesel Passat is with your choice of manual or six-speed automatic

Volkswagen Passat Dimensions

The Volkswagen Passat sits on a wheelbase and measures 191.6 in length. It is 72.2 inches and 58.5 inches tall. a ground clearance of 5.4 inches, the has a front track of 62.1 and a rear track that 61 inches.

Curb weight from 3,166 to 3,481 Passenger volume is 102 cubic the trunk size is 15.9 feet.

Front head measures 38.3 inches to inches in the rear. Front room measures 56.9 to 57 inches in the rear. Leg room in at 42.4 inches up front and inches in the back.

2014 Volkswagen Passat Sedan

Model Fuel Economy

economy numbers vary. The supplied here is based on the fuel economy for engine-transmission

The five cylinder is rated at 22 mpg in the and 32 mpg on the highway. The four cylinder engine is rated at 24 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the Both models use regular gasoline.

Requiring premium gasoline is the V-6 engine, with a rating of 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. the diesel model and it is rated as as 31 mpg in the city and 43 mpg on the highway. All models are with an 18.5-gallon fuel

Volkswagen Passat Considerations

brand-wide warranties include a or 36,000-mile new vehicle warranty, a or 60,000-mile powertrain warranty and a corrosion perforation warranty. parts are covered for one year or miles.

In an updated Insurance for Highway Safety crash the Volkswagen Passat achieved a Top Pick+ rating. This is the score possible from the

Photo courtesy of the Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Matt is a freelance writer. His specialities automotive, business, college and and inspirational articles. Matt Auto Trends in April and expanded it to reflect its current and editorial policy as of Sept. Matt is a member of the Washington Press Association and is a contributor to print and online media

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