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2013 Volkswagen Passat Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2013 Volkswagen Passat specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2013 Volkswagen Passat warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$20,845
Invoice *
$19,990
Engine
2.5L I-5 170 HP 177.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,250 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
22.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
32.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.5L I-5 170 HP 177.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,250 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
Alternator
140 amp
Battery
330 amp with run down protection
Axle Ratio
3.65 / 3.87
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
18.5 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
ABS & driveline
Electronic Stability
electronic stability
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " steel / 16.0 " silver aluminum / 18.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/60TR16.0BSW AS / P215/45TR18.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
60-40 bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Rear Armrests
center
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
rubber front & rear / carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin
Door Bins
dual
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
CD
in-dash mounted single
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder
Speakers
6
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent
Antenna
window grid diversity
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Fuel Filler Door Release
fuel filler door release
Power Outlets
3
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
First Aid Kit
first aid kit
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Clock
analog
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Check Control
redundant digital speedometer
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
1-Touch Open
front and rear
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Ignition Disable
Immobilizer III
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
15.9 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
191.6 "
Exterior Width
72.2 "
Exterior Height
58.5 "
Wheelbase
110 "
Front Tread
62 "
Rear Tread
61 "
Turning Radius
18.2 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,431 lbs. / 4,475 lbs.
Curb Weight
3,166 lbs. / 3,221 lbs.
Payload
1,252 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,000 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.29
Front Legroom
42.4 "
Rear Legroom
39.1 "
Front Headroom
38.3 "
Rear Headroom
37.8 "
Front Shoulder Room
56.9 "
Rear Shoulder Room
57.0 "
Passenger Volume
102 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
15.9 cu.ft.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Rear Spoiler
lip
Bumpers
body-colored
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions
Grille Moldings
black w/chrome accents
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
144/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000
Maintenance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2013 Volkswagen Passat safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

2.5L S 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5L SE 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5L SEL 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5L SEL Premium 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.0L TDI SE 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.0L TDI SEL Premium 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
3.6L V6 SE w/Sunroof 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
3.6L V6 SEL Premium 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
2.5L Wolfsburg Edition 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT

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