Comparing the 2019 Volkswagen Passat vs. 2019 Toyota Camry

The Passat is one of only four remaining sailing ships from the world famous, Flying P-Liners of the German shipping company F. Laeisz of Hamburg. Historically, they were known for being some of the largest trade ships ever to navigate the seven seas.

Today, she is one of the last surviving windjammers. Today, The Passat remains a staple for the Volkswagen brand. Serine ride, spacious seats and an abundance of cargo space in the trunk, the Passat continues to outdo its rivals in the midsize car class.

Both the 2019 Volkswagen Passat and the 2019 Toyota Camry rank as two of the most popular choices in the midsize car class category. New car buyers should compare the available features, price and overall comfort of these 2019 models and decide which one best fits their style and needs.

Let’s take a deeper look at the 2019 Volkswagen Passat:

Is The 2019 Volkswagen Passat A Good Car?

The Passat is more than just a good car. Engineered with some of the roomiest and most comfortable seating in its class, the Passat over delivers in both comfort and luxury. This VW is a refined ride, equipped with a turbocharged engine that is more than potent for most driving experiences around Harrisburg, PA.

Under The Hood & Performance

The dynamic turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine makes 174 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. This six speed automatic is more fervent than the Camry and most others within in the midsize car class.

The turbocharged engine generates ample power for your daily driving around Central, PA. Acceleration is strong and the transmission makes smooth shifts.

Volkswagen has found the perfect balance of power and fuel efficiency. You will love the EPA estimated 25 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway.

Smooth and comfortable defines how you will feel driving the 2019 Passat.

What’s On the Inside?

The Passat seats five on the comfortable and stylish, premium synthetic leather upholstery. You will enjoy the heated front seats on those cold, cold Pennsylvania winter nights. The Passat also comes equipped with a power adjustable driver’s seat and a leather-wrapped steering wheel as standard features.

Space is plentiful inside the Passat. The front seats are comfortable and supportive, two tall adults can sit in the back without having to feel cramped.

The Passat is equipped with the easy to use LATCH system. It has two complete sets of LATCH car-seat connectors in the rear outboard seats and third tether anchor for the middle seat.

Your desire for cargo space is more than fulfilled with the Passat’s 15.9-cubic-foot trunk. The amount of trunk space makes the Passat a class leader in the midsize car class, trumping the Camry’s 14.1-cubic-foot trunk.

Standard features in the Passat include a desirable three USB ports, Bluetooth, satellite radio, HD Radio, Volkswagen Car-Net with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link and the MIB II infotainment interface with a 6.3-inch touch screen.

To add to the interior luxury and technology, VW has integrated both a push-button start and proximity keyless entry that will come standard with the Passat.

The MIB II infotainment system is widely regarded as one of the most user-friendly infotainment systems on the market, outclassing its rivals. The high tech touch screen is ultra- responsive and well positioned in the vehicle, making it easy to reach from a variety of seating.

Is The Passat Safe?

Volkswagen has always believed safety is of the utmost importance. It has gone above and beyond to make sure VW drivers and their families are just that…safe. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the 2019 Passat a five-out-of-five stars overall with five stars in side crash tests and four stars in front and rollover tests.

VW has outfitted the Passat with a variety of technology to keep you safe. The Passat is equipped with a rearview camera, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking and blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert.

The Verdict Is In

There are numerous reasons to choose the Passat over its rivals. From its level of comfort and outstanding cargo space to its five-star safety ratings, The Passat is unmatched in the midsize car class.

This Passat is ready to set sail across the sea of the midsize car class. It’s a great car inside a car class ocean full of good ones. Its roomy rear seats, excellent cargo trunk space, modern technology and high safety marks sinks the competition. The overall driving experience will have the 2019 Toyota Camry radioing Mayday, Mayday, Mayday.

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Phone: (717) 234-8888

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