2022 Volkswagen Passat

Pros: Good fuel economy; vast-for-the-class cabin with excellent rear-seat space; refined interior materials; composed ride

Cons: Some controls aren’t intuitive to operate; lack of stand-alone options

CG Says:  The 2022 Volkswagen Passat drops its base S model, and marks the final year of production of the Passat with a Limited Edition featuring unique exterior and interior touches. Passat is VW’s midsize sedan. Its sole powertrain configuration is a 2.0-liter turbo paired with a 6-speeed automatic and front-wheel drive.

Forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control, autonomous emergency braking, blind-spot alert, rear cross-traffic alert, and LED headlights are standard. Additional available features include lane-departure warning and mitigation, keyless entry and starting, remote engine start, and park assist.

The Volkswagen Passat offers excellent passenger and cargo room in a very practical and comfortable package. In a class filled with excellent choices, the Passat follows a bit of a different path—one that helps it stand out from the crowd.

The Facts
ClassMidsize Car
Body Style(s)4-door
Passenger Count5
Drive Wheelsfront-wheel drive
Nation of ManufactureUSA
Base PricesSE: $28,290
Limited Edition: NA

Base Engine
turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder
Std. Transmission
6-speed automatic
Avail. Transmission
EPA City Range (mpg)
EPA Hwy Range (mpg)

2022 Volkswagen Passat Limited Edition
NHTSA Ratings
Overall - 4

(5 is the highest rating)

Front Crash - 3
Side Crash - 5
Rollover - 4

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