This is the midsize car that costs the least over 5 years
The 2021 VW Passat
Predicted 5-Year Cost to Own: $36,368
Compared to segment average: -$1,528
Although it doesn’t sell in numbers anything close to Accord, Altima, Camry or Sonata, the Tennessee-built Volkswagen VWAGY,
An impressive performance. But calling this front-wheel-drive VW a midsize car borders on the misleading because the Passat is an exceptionally roomy 5-passenger sedan. Its back seat is huge, and its trunk, at nearly 16 cubic feet, is positively cavernous.
A few words from KBB’s Expert Review: “Giving the Passat a leg up on its competitors is VW’s 2-year free-maintenance plan, in addition to its competitive 4-year/50,000-mile warranty. While not as powerful as a Kia 000270,
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That proven engine sends 174 horsepower and 206 lb-ft of torque to the front wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission. While we wouldn’t describe the Passat chassis as agile, it’s tuned for ride comfort while maintaining some semblance of sportiness.
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With a simplified trim structure (S, SE, R-Line), the attractively …
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