2017 Volkswagen Passat vs 2017 Toyota Camry

It can be extremely overwhelming when shopping for a brand-new sedan. One of the biggest problems that drivers face is finding that ideal size. Some drivers feel that compact models are too cramped, while others find that the full size options are more than they need. We suggest considering a midsize sedan, but even then, you have a multitude of choices. To help you find that perfect sedan, we are have put together a comparison between the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and the 2017 Toyota Camry.

When parked next to each other, you will find that the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Toyota Camry are very close in overall size. As midsize sedans, they can safely accommodate up to five passengers with some extra leg and elbow room to spare.

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2017 Volkswagen Passat VS 2017 Toyota Camry
$22,440 MSRP $23,070

1.8L turbo 4-cylinder

3.6L V6
Engine Options

2.5L 4-cylinder DOHC with dual VVT-i

3.5L V6 DOHC with dual VVT-i

Hybrid 2.5L 4-cylinder DOHC with dual VVT-i and EV/ECO Modes
23 mpg city, 34 mpg highway Conventional 4-Cylinder Fuel Economy 24 mpg city, 33 mpg highway
18.5 gallons Fuel Tank Capacity 17 gallons

Engine Options for the 2017 Volkswagen Passat

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat is a favorite choice for many drivers because of its two engine options. Most models will be outfitted with the 170 horsepower 1.8L turbo 4-cylinder engine, which attains an estimated 23 mpg-city/34 mpg-highway fuel economy. This version of the 2017 Volkswagen Passat is able to cover as much as 629 highway miles thanks to its 18.5-gallon fuel tank.

For more power, the 2017 Volkswagen Passat is available with a 3.6L V6 engine, which delivers 280 ponies. An estimated 20 mpg-city/28 mpg-highway fuel economy can be expected from this engine, along with a 518-mile driving range when using a full (18.5 gallons) tank of fuel.

To learn more about the 2017 Volkswagen Passat vs 2017 Toyota Camry comparison, please give us a call or stop by our dealership.

Silver 2017 Volkswagen Passat
Black 2017 Volkswagen Passat
Interior seating in 2017 Volkswagen Passat
Front dash of 2017 Volkswagen Passat with VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system

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