The Updated 2020 Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen is a brand that is trusted by many drivers, and the newest model year brings some of the most advanced and innovative features to make it right for your lifestyle. The 2020 Volkswagen Passat is one of the most popular sedans on the market, offering everything that you need for the drive that is ahead of you. The fun and sporty experience is still there but comes wrapped in a new design with new features, making it a model that you need to experience to fully appreciate.

There are many different trims of the 2020 VW Passat to give you the best chance of finding everything that will make this the model you want in your life. All it will take is a test drive to help you see which trim has everything you could be looking for with the options including Passat S, Passat SE, Passat R-Line, and Passat SEL.

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2019 Volkswagen Passat Front Seat

Interior Features & Design

The cabin of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat comes equipped with everything that you and your passengers could need to enjoy any drive that you take. With the available Climatronic Dual-zone Climate Control, V-Tex leatherette seating, and more than three feet of rear legroom. As the driver, you will appreciate the Premium Color Multifunction Display for the easiest access to all the information that you could need.

Exterior Features & Design

The 2020 VW Passat is completely redesigned, having a coupe-like roofline and the "tornado" line to make it look more dynamic. You can draw the attention of any driver that you go by, especially with the slim and elegant LED headlights and taillights at either end of the body. There is prominent badging sitting at the middle of the bold grille and sitting on the trunk.

You can also choose the R-LINE trim that will give a sportier design to the body of the 2020 Passat. The redesigned front and rear bumpers along with the 19-inch wheels and performance-oriented design will draw even more eyes than the base models do.

Performance Options

The 2020 Volkswagen Passat comes equipped with an updated engine to give you a more thrilling performance than the previous model year. The 2.0-liter turbocharged engine is the same, making up to 174 horsepower, but it comes with a new torque converter for up to 206 pound-feet of torque. This boost makes for a more exciting performance whenever you press down on the pedal. The 2020 Passat is front-wheel drive with a six-speed automatic transmission for a smooth ride on any highway.

The underpinnings of the model are the same, giving you the responsive and dynamic experience that you are used to from a VW Passat. Many of the competitors only look to maximize efficiency in their vehicles, but the Passat wants to add some excitement to the efficiency. You are sure to feel the difference when you get behind the wheel.

Technology & Safety

There are more safety features equipped across the range of trims than the previous model years did so you can stay confident whenever you are driving the 2020 Volkswagen Passat. The standard features include the Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitor, and Rear Traffic Alert. You can also equip Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keeping Assist, and Parking Steering Assistant including Park Distance Control as available features. There are passive safety features too, like the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System to keep you feeling safe no matter what happens.

Technology isn't limited to safety for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat, it goes to the cabin too. There is a new glass-covered infotainment touchscreen, also coming with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration to help you have access to everything you could need.