Compare Cars

Start New Comparison
Zip Code: 98109
2013 Beetle
SaveRemove
2013 Passat
SaveRemove
Fuel Economy City
21.0 mpg 22.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
27.0 mpg 32.0 mpg
Star Rating
Transmission
6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
cruise control cruise control
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
front and rear driver and passenger
Air Filter
air filter air filter
Amplifier
400W amplifier N/A
Antenna
window grid diversity window grid diversity
Cargo Cover
rigid N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light N/A
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs
Check Control
redundant digital speedometer redundant digital speedometer
Climate Control
Climatic N/A
Clock
in-dash analog
Compass
N/A compass
Convertible Roof
power with lining, glass rear window, roll-over protection N/A
Dashboard Storage
dashboard storage N/A
Dome Light
fade fade
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full
Front Air Conditioning
Climatic manual manual
Front Windows
power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Fuel Filler Door Release
fuel filler door release fuel filler door release
Glove Box
locking locking
Heated Front Wipers
jets N/A
Instrument Display
analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin covered bin
Overhead Console
mini with storage mini with storage
Power Outlets
2 3
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent radio theft deterrent
Reading Lights
front & rear front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
power power
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
2 N/A
Speakers
9 Fender 6
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather N/A
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light
Trip Computer
trip computer trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
N/A power
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic plastic
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
Show MoreShow Less
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
V-Tex leatherette cloth
Rear Seats
50-50 bench 60-40 bench
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
center w/storage center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
6-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
N/A center
Door Trim
N/A cloth
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear N/A
Dashboard Insert
body-colored metal-look
Show MoreShow Less
Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
177 @ 4250 236 @ 1500
Horsepower
170 @ 5700 140 @ 4000
Engine
2.5L I-5 170 HP 2.5L I-5 170 HP
Transmission
6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal. 18.5 gal.
Range
344 miles 490 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
140 amp 140 amp
Axle Ratio
3.50 3.65
Battery
330 amp with run down protection 330 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel
Traction Control
ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
Show MoreShow Less
Electronic Stability
electronic stability electronic stability
Wheels
17.0 " silver aluminum 16.0 " steel
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front
Front Tires
P215/55HR17.0BSW AS P215/60TR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel compact steel
Show MoreShow Less
Door Count
2 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
7.1 cu.ft. 15.9 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
71.2 " 72.2 "
Front Headroom
39.3 " 38.3 "
Rear Legroom
31.4 " 39.1 "
Curb Weight
3,206 lbs. 3,166 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.38 .29
Exterior Height
58.0 " 58.5 "
Exterior Length
168.4 " 191.6 "
Front Legroom
41.3 " 42.4 "
Front Shoulder Room
55.3 " 56.9 "
Front Tread
62 " 62 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,123 lbs. 4,431 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
7.1 cu.ft. 15.9 cu.ft.
Max Trailer Weight
N/A 1,000 lbs.
Passenger Volume
81 cu.ft. 102 cu.ft.
Payload
858 lbs. 1,252 lbs.
Rear Headroom
37.6 " 37.8 "
Rear Shoulder Room
43.1 " 57.0 "
Rear Tread
61 " 61 "
Turning Radius
17.7 ' 18.2 '
Wheelbase
100 " 110 "
Show MoreShow Less
Rear Spoiler
lip N/A
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
N/A black w/chrome accents
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored N/A
Bodyside Insert
chrome N/A
Show MoreShow Less
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
security system N/A
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted
Head Protection
driver and passenger N/A
Ignition Disable
Immobilizer III Immobilizer III
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams
Show MoreShow Less
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
144/unlimited 144/unlimited
Maintenance Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Invoice
$27,451 $19,990
MSRP
$28,595 $20,845
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$55 $71