2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SEL Specs

2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SEL Automatic powered by 1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Automatic transmission.

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Overview
Select configuration:
$30,495
Starting Price (MSRP)
$29,245
Invoice
Engine
1.8-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 mpg
Hwy: 38 mpg

Exterior Colors

Standard Exterior Colors
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Black Uni
  • Pure White
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Fortana Red
  • Reef Blue Metallic
  • Titanium Beige

Dimensions

  • Length:
    191 inches
  • Height:
    58 inches
  • Max width:
    72 inches
  • Front width:
    62 inches
  • Rear width:
    61 inches
  • Wheelbase:
    110 inches
  • Ground Clearance:
    5 inches

Interior Colors And Materials

Standard Interior Materials
  • Titan Black, Vienna Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Cornsilk Beige, Vienna Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Moonrock Gray, Vienna Leather Seating Surfaces

Interior

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Trunk Volume
    15 ft³

Interior Space

  • Front Seat Leg Room:
    42 inches
  • Front Seat Head Room:
    38 inches
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room:
    56 inches
  • Rear Seat Leg Room:
    39 inches
  • Rear Seat Head Room:
    37 inches
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room:
    57 inches

Performance

  • Engine
    1.8-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Front Wheel Drive
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    170 hp
    @ 4800 rpm
  • Torque @ RPM:
    184 lb-ft
    @ 1500 rpm

Fuel Efficiency

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    18 gallons
Fuel Economy
  • Combined:
    29 mpg
  • City:
    25 mpg
  • Highway:
    38 mpg
Cruising Range
  • City:
    462 miles
  • Highway:
    703 miles

Suspensions And Tires

Wheels and Tires
  • Front Tire:
    P235/45HR18
  • Rear Tire:
    P235/45HR18
  • Spare Tire:
    Compact
Suspension Type
  • Front Suspension:
    Strut
  • Rear Suspension:
    Multi-Link
  • Steering Type:
    Rack-Pinion
Turining Diameter
  • Curb to Curb:
    36 ft