2016 Volkswagen Passat Top Comparisons

Users ranked 2016 Volkswagen Passat against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.

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2016 Volkswagen PassatReview
chimaso27 writes:
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Great car for the price. The look of the car and its accessories are perfect.

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GuruDRG32 writes:
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Great car A good saving gas and great

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Guru956JJ8 writes:
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The V6 engine (which is otherwise stellar) creates way too much torque steer and wheel spin on the front wheel drive Passat. Also, the DSG transmission (V6 model) is jerky at lower speeds. The 1.8T or 2.0 TDI - 4 cylinder engines and transmissions are satisfactory for this car.

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Javier writes:
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Great car!!! good horse power and gas mileage very good interior space this car will be good for city commute or road trips

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2016 Volkswagen PassatReview
JacobMandi writes:
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it has everything you need or would want in a small sporty car.

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2016 Volkswagen PassatReview
Matthew writes:
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The car did not come with some of the features that were listed. The features that were missing were a sirius xm capatable radio, remote start, and a sunroof. The car runs great, and I like it a lot, but to be lied to really dampens my feelings toward the vehicle. I am working with the dealer to work out a way to get back two of the features.

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2016 Volkswagen Passat Review
Jhana says:
heated roomy backseats with usb connections made my kids beg me to buy this car again. replacement for TDI, does not do the formers power justice, but will work just fine to and from schools.
vs2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL
2016 Volkswagen Passat winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Handling Ranked 2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL worse.
"Because Im used to it, the Passat feels nimble to me. The Altima reminded me of my old Geo Prizm and was not quite as engaging."
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL worse.
"The standard technology in the SE is sufficient, and with the tech package, outstanding. Ride is firmer and simply more fun in the Passat than the Altima."
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2016 Volkswagen Passat TDI SEL Premium Review
Louis says:
vs2016 Volkswagen Passat TDI SEL Premium
2016 Volkswagen Passat TDI SEL Premium winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE Review
Philip says:
vs2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE
2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE worse.
"Sporty look very fast with great mileage."
Value Ranked 2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE worse.
"Loved the backup camera and the bluetooth."
2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T R-Line with Comfort Package Review
tmorong_cg says:
vs2016 Volvo S60 T5 AWD
2016 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T R-Line with Comfort Package winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Value Ranked 2016 Volvo S60 T5 AWD better.
"yj"
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Volvo S60 T5 AWD better.
"dtyj"

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Reviews From Other Years

2022 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Review By Guru33631

My second Passat. Love this car and the features. Read More

Review By Joan

I bought the 2022 passat limited edition. I expected to get everything considering its well over a $1000 mor than the R-line, plus I got the red one and that an extra $400 almost for all models. Ther... Read More

2021 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Review By Guru9CPRRJ

I love my Passat Just wish it was electric Read More

2020 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Review By Guru91BYJ1

Compare with Ford Focus. Good value and well equipped. Read More

Review By Guru9CJ4CG

Great car for a great price, I compared the Passat with Kia K5 and Toyota Camry Read More

2019 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Review By William

Good value vehicle 2nd one for us. Holding onto the 2015 edition. Read More

Review By Andrew

High value, comfort, clean styling and very safe. Highly recommend. Read More

2018 Volkswagen Passat Reviews

Review By GuruNVYX7

Very much a performance oriented car....think of it as a grown up Golf GTI! Read More

Review By Donsco77

R Line is a good value. 2900 mile trip and averaged 34 mpg. Features are okay. USB for CarPlay is in a bad place because it is in the bottom of a tray pointing up and catches all the small particles ... Read More

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