Compare Passat against the rest

A driver's side-by-side comparison

Volkswagen is ready to take the long time midsize sedan rivalry to the next level. Introducing the Volkswagen Passat “Dare to Compare” challenge where you can experience a daring driver’s side-by-side comparison, to see first-hand how the Passat R-Line stacks up against select competitors. We double-drive dare you.

2017 Volkswagen
Passat R-Line
1.8L (A/T)
$23,975 (MSRP)
2017 Honda
Accord Sport
2.4L (A/T)
$25,215 (MSRP)
2017 Toyota
Camry SE
2.5L (A/T)
$23,840 (MSRP)
2017 Ford
Fusion SE
2.5L (A/T)
$23,240 (MSRP)

*Based on manufacturers’ data available at time of publication for models noted above. MSRPs shown exclude destination, taxes, title, options, and dealer charges. Available features increase MSRP and may require different engine. Dealer sets actual prices. “Accord” and “Honda” are registered trademarks of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. “Toyota” and “Camry” are registered trademarks of Toyota Motor Corporation. “Ford” and “Fusion” are registered trademarks of Ford Motor Company. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

We dared. Now you compare.

Compare the 2017 Passat R-Line to select competitors and see which one comes out on top.

Legend Assumes Trim + Engine Specified
= Standard
= Not Available
= Available as option
2017 Volkswagen
Passat R-Line
1.8L (A/T)
MSRP $23,975*
2017 Honda
Accord Sport
2.4L (A/T)
MSRP $25,215*
2017 Toyota
Camry SE
2.5L (A/T)
MSRP $23,840*
2017 Ford
Fusion SE
2.5L (A/T)
MSRP $23,240*
Blind Spot Monitor Passat R-Line has Blind Spot Monitor Accord Sport does not have Blind Spot Monitor Camry SE does not have Blind Spot Monitor Fusion SE does not have Blind Spot Monitor
Rear Traffic Alert with Emergency Braking Passat R-Line has Rear Traffic Alert with Emergency Braking Accord Sport does not have Rear Traffic Alert with Emergency Braking Camry SE does not have Rear Traffic Alert with Emergency Braking Fusion SE does not have Rear Traffic Alert with Emergency Braking
Dual–Zone Climate Control Passat R-Line has Dual–Zone Climate Control Accord Sport has Dual–Zone Climate Control Camry SE does not have Dual–Zone Climate Control Fusion SE is available with upgrade on Dual–Zone Climate Control
19" Alloy Wheels Passat R-Line has 19" Alloy Wheels Accord Sport has 19" Alloy Wheels Camry SE does not have 19" Alloy Wheels Fusion SE does not have 19" Alloy Wheels
Forward Collision Warning Passat R-Line has Forward Collision Warning Forward Collision Warning is available with upgrade on the Accord Sport Camry SE does not have Forward Collision Warning Fusion SE does not have Forward Collision Warning
Autonomous Emergency Braking Passat R-Line has Autonomous Emergency Braking Autonomous Emergency Braking is available with upgrade on the Accord Sport Camry SE does not have Autonomous Emergency Braking Fusion SE does not have Autonomous Emergency Braking
Satellite Radio Passat R-Line has Satellite Radio Accord Sport does not have Satellite Radio Satellite Radio is available with upgrade on the Camry SE Fusion SE has Satellite Radio
Floor Mats Passat R-Line has Floor Mats Accord Sport has Floor Mats Camry SE does not have Floor Mats Fusion SE has Floor Mats
LED Headlights LED Headlights are available with upgrade on the Passat R-Line Accord Sport does not have LED Headlights Camry SE does not have LED Headlights Fusion SE does not have LED Headlights

*Based on manufacturers’ data available at time of publication for models noted above. MSRPs shown exclude destination, taxes, title, options, and dealer charges. Available features increase MSRP and may require different engine. Dealer sets actual prices. “Accord” and “Honda” are registered trademarks of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. “Toyota” and “Camry” are registered trademarks of Toyota Motor Corporation. “Ford” and “Fusion” are registered trademarks of Ford Motor Company. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.