Used 2008 Volkswagen Passat Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4V6
Combined MPG242319
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel driveall wheel drive
transmission hill holderyesyesyes
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Center limited slip differentialnonoyes
mechanical center differentialnonoyes

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/29 mpg20/28 mpg16/24 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)370.0/536.5 mi.370.0/518.0 mi.296.0/444.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity18.5 gal.18.5 gal.18.5 gal.
Combined MPG242319
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

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Torque207 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm207 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm265 ft-lbs. @ 2750 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L3.6 L
Horsepower200 hp @ 5100 rpm200 hp @ 5100 rpm280 hp @ 6200 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.35.8 ft.35.8 ft.
Valves161624
Base engine typegasgasgas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4V6

Safety

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Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesnoyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
brake dryingyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsnonoyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampnonoyes
self-leveling headlightsnonoyes
front fog/driving lightsnonoyes
adaptive headlightsnonoyes
dusk sensing headlampsnonoyes

In-Car Entertainment

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8 total speakersyesyesyes
element antennayesnono
AM/FM CD-controller stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio inputyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
diversity antennanoyesyes
satellite radio satellite radionoyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Air conditioningyesyesno
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
front reading lightsyesnono
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
12V rear and 12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
electric power steeringyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
beverage cooleryesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesnoyes
trunk lightyesnoyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
cargo area lightnoyesno
leather steering wheelnoyesyes
Transmission controls on steering wheelnoyesyes
front and rear reading lightsnoyesyes
cargo netnonoyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirrornonoyes
front and rear parking sensorsnonoyes
alloy trim on dashnonoyes
Climate controlnonoyes
universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)nonoyes

Power Feature

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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes

Front Seats

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Front head room38.4 in.37.6 in.no
bucket front seatsyesyesno
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room55.7 in.55.7 in.55.7 in.
8 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesno
8 -way power driver seatyesyesyes
leatheretteyesyesno
Front leg room41.4 in.41.4 in.41.4 in.
sport front seatsnonoyes
multi-level heating driver seatnonoyes
leathernonoyes
8 -way power passenger seatnonoyes
multi-level heating passenger seatnonoyes
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar supportnonoyes

Rear Seats

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Rear head room37.8 in.38.6 in.no
Rear leg room37.7 in.37.7 in.37.7 in.
Rear shoulder room54.6 in.54.6 in.54.6 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
folding with storage center armrestyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes

Measurements

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Front track61.1 in.61.1 in.61.1 in.
Curb weight3206 lbs.3378 lbs.3696 lbs.
Gross weight4203 lbs.4443 lbs.4765 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place14.2 cu.ft.35.8 cu.ft.14.2 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.28 Cd.0.30 Cd.0.28 Cd.
Length188.2 in.188.0 in.188.2 in.
Ground clearance5.2 in.5.2 in.5.2 in.
Height58.0 in.59.7 in.58.0 in.
EPA interior volume110.5 cu.ft.132.0 cu.ft.109.4 cu.ft.
Wheel base106.7 in.106.7 in.106.7 in.
Width71.7 in.71.7 in.71.7 in.
Rear track61.1 in.61.1 in.61.1 in.
Maximum cargo capacityno61.8 cu.ft.no

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Reflex Silver
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black
  • United Gray
  • Tornado Red
  • Cobalt Blue
  • Arctic Blue Silver
  • Blue Graphite
  • Granite Green
  • Mocha Brown
  • Reflex Silver
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black
  • Cobalt Blue
  • United Gray
  • Tornado Red
  • Arctic Blue Silver
  • Blue Graphite
  • Granite Green
  • Mocha Brown
  • Reflex Silver
  • Candy White
  • Deep Black
  • United Gray
  • Tornado Red
  • Cobalt Blue
  • Arctic Blue Silver
  • Blue Graphite
  • Granite Green
  • Mocha Brown
Interior Colors
  • Black, leatherette
  • Classic Gray, leatherette
  • Black, leatherette
  • Pure Beige, leatherette
  • Pure Beige, leather
  • Black, leather

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesnoyes
Steel spare wheelyesnono
16 x 7.0 in. wheelsyesnono
All season tiresyesyesyes
fullsize non-matching spare tireyesnono
215/55R16 97H tiresyesnono
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
17 x 7.5 in. wheelsnoyesno
235/45R17 97H tiresnoyesno
18 x 8.0 in. wheelsnonoyes
235/40R18 95W tiresnonoyes

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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Starting MSRP: $38,000
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

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