2020 Volkswagen Passat vs 2019 Volkswagen Passat

2020 VW Passat exterior front fascia and passenger side vs 2019 VW Passat exterior back fascia and driver side in front of town building

So, what’s the difference between the 2020 Volkswagen Passat and the 2019 Passat? That’s what we are here to find out! Take a look at these 2 vehicles to see which one you might want to have as your future sedan. We aren’t going to talk about a specific trim, so if you have any trim-specific questions don’t hesitate to contact our knowledgeable team at Ventura Volkswagen!

First off, you’ll have a bit of a power boost in the 2020 model. While both the 2019 and 2020 Passat models share 174 horsepower, the 2020 Passat has 207 lb.-ft. of torque. So, if power and performance is a must-have in your vehicle then the 2020 Passat is a solid choice. Along with the power of the vehicle, you’ll potentially find yourself with more driver-assist features, including the standard Front Assist with Pedestrian Detection. Let's take a closer look.

2020 Volkswagen Passat


2019 Volkswagen Passat

174 hp Horsepower 174 hp
207 lb.-ft. Torque 184 lb.-ft
Standard Front Assist w/Pedestrian Detection N/A
Standard Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto® Standard

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There are other great perks for you to enjoy in the Volkswagen Passat. You can keep yourself connected with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. You can find Rear Traffic Alert standard on the Passat and some great optional features with Lane Assist, Park Assist, and Adaptive Cruise Control.

Other comfort and convenience features include an auto-dimming rearview mirror, heated seats, voice control, and a keyless access and keyless start. No matter which features you choose to get, the 2020 Passat offers the comfort and convenience expected in a popular sedan while still sticking true to the sleek lines and sophisticated design of the Passat.

Don’t forget to take your future Volkswagen vehicle at your friendly Ventura VW today! Our team would love to show you all the great features you can find on your new vehicle. If you aren’t sure which model you are interested in you can find more research pages like this one or you can check out our blog posts!

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