2013 Volkswagen Passat TDI: Fuel Economy Update for February
March 4, 2014
In the month of February, our long-term 2013 Volkswagen Passat TDI added nearly 1,400 miles to its odometer and averaged 36.9 miles per gallon. This brings its lifetime fuel economy average up a tick to 36.6 mpg. A freeway road trip to northern California is partially responsible for the increase during this month.
These results continue to surpass its EPA combined rating of 34 mpg.
Worst Fill MPG: 25.2
Best Fill MPG: 44.4
Average Lifetime MPG: 36.6
EPA MPG Rating: 34 combined (30 city/40 highway)
Best Range: 733.5 miles
Current Odometer: 14,754 miles
Jason Kavanagh, Engineering Editor
Note: Cars are sometimes refueled before their fuel tanks are nearly empty. As such, "best" and "worst" fuel economy entries above are not necessarily the result of an entire tank's worth of driving.