Volkswagen Passat vs Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD
MSRP
$28,645
Invoice
$27,471
Average Price Paid
$22,464
911 listings nationwide

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
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2.0T R-Line FWD
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S FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,906
33 listings nationwide

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,619
10 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Volkswagen builds a full-size car in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and has for nearly a decade. It’s called the Passat, and it gets a restyle for 2020. Huge inside like a full-size automobil...

2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

The folks at Volkswagen claim their 2014 Jetta SportWagen offers the only diesel-powered station wagon on the market. Possibly that’s so because it’s about the only car on the market t...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 10
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD
No User Reviews
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
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djemge writes:
I loved my 2014 VW Jetta SportWagen, TDI. Only traded it in because VW bought it back due to the emissions con...
Power Ranked 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI SEL better.
"The aerodynamics. "
Front Seats Ranked 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI SEL worse.
"The sporty seats are more bolstered which are perfect for my son, but not as comfortable for those with medium to larger body types The Jetta seats were more comfortable overall, but not as stylish."
nhansby writes:
-Fun Handling -Amazing fuel economy -dirt cheap for what it is -premium at a budget -a little underpowered...
Value Ranked 2014 Toyota RAV4 LE worse.
"fuel economy and drivability is 10/10 compared to the rav4"
5
tyrbloom writes:
Only had my VW Jetta TDI Sportwagen for a few months. So far, I love it. Great handling and very comfortable...
Handling Ranked 2014 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited better.
"Hard to beat Subarus All Wheel Drive technology."
Looks/Style Ranked 2014 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited worse.
"Smoother, cleaner lines. Definitely nicer looking interior."

Specs

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
23 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
34 MPG
33 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
174 hp @ 5,200 RPM
170 hp @ 5,700 RPM
170 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
206 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,250 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,250 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
5 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.7:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.6 in
3.25 in x 3.6 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 41.1 in
Back Legroom 39.1 in 35.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.9 cu ft 32.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 926 lbs 970 lbs
Exterior
Length 193.6 in 179.4 in
Width 72.2 in 70.1 in
Height 58 in 59.2 in
Wheelbase 110.4 in 101.5 in

Available Options

2020 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T R-Line FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aurora Red Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Uni
  • Candy White
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Tempest Blue Metallic
  • Toffee Brown Metallic
  • Tornado Red

Option Packages

  • Bicycle Roof Rack Kit
  • Body Kit
  • Roof Edge Spoiler
  • Roof Rack Kit (Discontinued)
  • Ski Roof Rack Kit
  • 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • Wheels: 17" Goal Silver Alloy (4)

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