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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
MSRP
$29,995
Invoice
$28,765
Average Price Paid
$24,337
701 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
MSRP
$25,595
Invoice
$24,572
Average Price Paid
$22,342
1,249 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
Fair Price
$25,683
Good Price
$23,657
Great Price
$22,498
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Fair Price
$23,371
Good Price
$21,589
Great Price
$20,570

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,328
4 listings nationwide

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2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,557
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The current generation of Volkswagen Passat is a vastly different today than it was when it first arrived in 2012. Since its introduction, it’s seen an overhauled engine lineup, a comp...

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Volkswagen’s Tiguan compact crossover SUV, which has been available for over a decade, received a significant redesign for 2018, so the 2019 model carries over. Even amidst strong comp...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
40
writes:
Got and finish are excellent in this model. This edition comes with enough bells and whistles to warrant a har...
Handling Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Malibu LT FWD worse.
"This vehicle has a much more competent suspension feel over the Chevy Malibu. "
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Malibu LT FWD worse.
"IMO this VW beats the Chevrolet hands down in every aspect of ride, performance, build quality, and value for your dollar. "
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
110
writes:
This car, although more expensive than the Tucson, was leaps and bounds better. In every single way
writes:
The Tiguan checked all the boxes. Gas mileage should be higher for such a small car.
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD worse.
"Front seat feels roomier."
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD worse.
"More room"

Specs

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
25 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
36 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
174 hp @ 5,000 RPM
184 hp @ 4,400 RPM
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
221 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.7:1
11.7:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 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
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
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 --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 40.2 in
Back Legroom 39.1 in 38.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 15.9 cu ft 37.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload 904 lbs 970 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.9 in 185.1 in
Width 72.2 in 72.4 in
Height 58.5 in 66.3 in
Wheelbase 110.4 in 109.8 in

Available Options

2019 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T SE R-Line FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Fortana Red Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Terra Brown Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cardinal Red Metallic
  • Dark Moss Green Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • HABANERO Orange Metallic
  • Habanero Orange Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Silk Blue Metallic
  • Stone Blue Metallic
  • White Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • 3RD Row Seat Package
  • Rear Roof-Edge Spoiler
  • Side Steps (Set Of 2)
  • Trailer Hitch Receiver Kit

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