2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2019 Volkswagen Passat
2019 Volkswagen Arteon 2019 Volkswagen Passat

  Engine

2.0L I4 2.0L I4

  Horsepower

268 174

  MPG (City/Highway)

TBD * 25/36 *

  Transmission

8-speed automatic 6-speed automatic

2019 Volkswagen Arteon vs 2019 Volkswagen Passat

Serving Farmington Hills, MI

Volkswagen is one of the top automakers in the industry due to their trendy models and sleek interiors. The Arteon and the Passat have a high level of appeal and continue to evolve with their performance. When you're ready to drive a new set of wheels, there are a few main features to compare between the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon and the 2019 Volkswagen Passat.

Performance

Equipped with a 2.0-liter turbo-four engine, the VW Arteon and generates 268 horsepower with 258 lb-ft of torque. The engine proves to be lively and doesn't delay when accelerating, which makes it easy to take a few joy rides. Front-wheel-drive comes standard with all-wheel-drive available. For a sedan, the engine is lively and handles well on winding roads, proving that it's also athletic. 18-wheels come standard with 19-inch wheels available.

As a mid-size sedan, the 2019 VW Passat sets the bar high for its rivals and is equipped with a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four engine that generates 174 horsepower. Those who want more power under the hood can upgrade to the narrow-angle 3.6-liter V-6 engine, which produces 280 horsepower. The Passat accelerates quickly and proves to be eagerly without causing the interior of the car to be noisy due to road and wind noise.

Appearance

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon stands out for its low roofline and wide grille that is composed of chrome bars. The LED headlights add a touch of luxury while improving visibility on the road. The tail lights blend in with the shape of the rear of the vehicle and look similar to a BMW. A rear spoiler is also integrated on the trunk and is designed to boost the aerodynamics of the car.

The LED tail lights and headlights are what make the Passat stand out on the road, which is sleek and intimidating. The car's bumpers are now more aggressive and pair well with the 19-inch wheels that come standard. Chunky tail lights create a contemporary and modern look on the back of the car, along with chrome material that is used on the grille and the frame of the windows. The thin grille is minimal but makes a statement due to its sleek design.

Features

Inside the new 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is a well-appointed cabin with generous passenger space that accommodates tall adults. A new Digital Cockpit is introduced in the latest generation of the Arteon, which has replaced the instrument panel that can be found on its predecessor. Drivers can also take advantage of heated and ventilated front seats for added comfort in different weather conditions.

The new VW model now features automated emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert for increased safety that reduces the risk of a collision. Navigation is also standard and boosts the level of accommodation that the car offers. Inside the vehicle, the cabin is spacious and roomy with plenty of head- and legroom provided in both the front and back seat. A touchscreen is also provided on the dashboard for added convenience when operating the infotainment system. Heated and ventilated front seats come standard in the front row. The trunk is also roomy, which makes it easy to transport more sporting equipment or luggage while on the go.

We invite you to contact or visit our dealership if you want more information about the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon and the 2019 Volkswagen Passat. Our team is here to answer your questions and can show you around our extensive inventory of vehicles at our location.

* Actual mileage may vary.