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2013 Volkswagen Passat Sedan - Review

Diesel engine gives this Passat some punch

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8.0 /10

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2012 Volkswagen Passat Sedan - Review

Diesel Passat ideal for a high-mileage relationship

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8.5 /10

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2012 Volkswagen Passat Sedan - Review

Volkswagen's Passat for North America: A diesel delight

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7.5 /10

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Available Trims

Below is a list of all trims available for this model. To see more details click on the trim name.

Trim MSRP Engine HP Fuel Type Fuel Economy
L/100km
1.8 TSI Trendline 5MT $23,975 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.5 Trendline 5MT $23,975 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.5
1.8 TSI Trendline Tiptronic $25,375 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.5 Trendline Tiptronic $25,375 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.3
2.5 Comfortline 5MT $25,975 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.5
1.8 TSI Comfortline 5MT $25,975 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.0 TDI Trendline 6MT $26,575 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 5.7
2.5 Comfortline Tiptronic $27,375 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.3
1.8 TSI Comfortline Tiptronic $27,375 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.0 TDI Trendline DSG $27,975 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 6.0
2.0 TDI Comfortline 6MT $28,575 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 5.7
2.0 TDI Comfortline DSG $29,975 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 6.0
3.6 FSI Comfortline DSG $30,575 3.6L V 6 280 Premium Unleaded 9.3
2.5 Highline 5MT $30,875 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.5
1.8 TSI Highline 5MT $30,875 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.5 Highline Tiptronic $32,550 2.5L In-Line 5 170 Unleaded 8.3
1.8 TSI Highline Tiptronic $32,550 1.8L In-Line 4 170 Unleaded 7.3
2.0 TDI Highline 6MT $33,475 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 5.7
2.0 TDI Highline DSG $35,150 2.0L In-Line 4 140 Diesel 6.0
3.6 FSI Highline DSG $35,475 3.6L V 6 280 Premium Unleaded 9.3

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