2017 Volkswagen Passat

2017 Volkswagen Passat

2017 Volkswagen Jetta

2017 Volkswagen Jetta

2017 Volkswagen Passat and the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat and the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta both promise Long Beach drivers comfortable and high-quality rides. Each one features a robust and compelling drive, and each one handles expertly. But there are unique qualities to both of them, and each one is better suited to different driving needs. Take a look at this side-by-side comparison, and see which one is ideal for you with a pair of test drives at Pacific VW in Hawthorne.

Performance

The new Volkswagen Passat delivers 170 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque with its 1.8L inline 4-cylinder engine. This helps to ensure the drivers experience a robust and comfortable ride. This power ensures smooth accelerations, and the Passat maintains speeds with ease. Its front-wheel drivetrain maintains a confident experience, and its incredibly spacious interior cabin makes it perfect for those weekend getaways to Manhattan Beach. In fact, with all that leg room, those long car rides to anywhere are significantly improved.

The new Volkswagen Jetta, by comparison, does feature decidedly more dynamic performance. Its smaller body, which includes a 104.4-inch wheelbase, can handle traffic with slightly more precision. Its lighter frame and additional power further add to the athleticism of its performance. With a 2.0L 16-valve turbocharged engine, the Volkswagen Jetta offers 210 horsepower, which, combined with a responsive multi-link rear suspension, makes for a sporty experience. However, it does feature less interior space than the Passat, demonstrating how each one is ideally suited for different needs.

Features

Now let’s check out the set of features available on each Volkswagen sedan. As you might expect from this luxurious brand, both the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta boast an impressive suite of features.

2017 Volkswagen Passat

  • Cloth seats
  • Comfort seats
  • Bluetooth audio streaming
  • Rearview camera system
  • Touchscreen sound system
  • USB port

2017 Volkswagen Jetta

  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Carbon Optik interior trim
  • Volkswagen Car-Net
  • Blind spot monitor
  • Rear traffic alert
  • Electronic stability control
2017 Volkswagen Passat
2017 Volkswagen Jetta

Choosing the Right Vehicle for You

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Volkswagen Jetta share a number of key features; both offer compelling drives for their drivers and comfortable rides for their passengers. But each one is also better suited for different kinds of needs, and this is reflected in their build and selection of interior features. The Passat, with its exceptional interior space, gives drivers an elegant and luxurious experience. The sportier Jetta features a powerful engine, intuitive handling, and is bound to excite you every time you slip behind the wheel. So which one is best for you?

Learn More About the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Volkswagen Jetta at Pacific Volkswagen

If you’re a Torrance driver interested in learning more about the unique qualities of both the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, contact us online or call us at 855-825-5805. We'll see you soon at 14900 Hindry Avenue in Hawthorne, CA!