Wife retired / traded in a VW Cabrio and GMC Envoy for our Passat. It is fun to drive with surprising acceleration. It has plenty of room to take our doberman (and her crates) to dog shows. Important points in our decision were that this car is a VW Certified used car and our dealer's service dept. is second to none.
The Monsoon sound system, sunroof, and maneuverability.
Improve the gas mileage, 20 town, 28-30 on road. Give it a two piece tailgate.
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