2020 Volkswagen Passat vs 2020 Volkswagen Jetta
2020 Volkswagen Passat 2020 Volkswagen Jetta


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2020 Volkswagen Passat vs 2020 Volkswagen Jetta

Serving Troy, MI

The Passat and the Jetta are two of the most popular and well-known models in the Volkswagen line. They have both been chosen by drivers as their preferred car for several decades, and they have both recently been revamped from front to rear with exciting changes. The Passat is a midsize car, and the Jetta is classified as a compact car. Size is only one of several differentiating factors that you should be aware of when selecting your next vehicle.


The 2020 Volkswagen Passat is a car that is made with performance in mind. It is equipped with a TFSI turbo engine paired with a 6-speed auto transmission. To ensure that you have ample power, the transmission features a sport mode, and paddle shifters are mounted to the steering wheel. The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta also has a turbocharged engine with an automatic transmission. Numerous driving modes are controlled via the touch display screen. Also, if you take home the R-Line trim, the performance of your Jetta will be boosted by a cross differential system.


The Passat and the Jetta have numerous similar familial traits, but they stand apart with individualized style elements. The Passat is the larger of the two vehicles. It has a rounded nose that is defined by an elongated grille. The grille features horizontal accents that roll directly into the stunning headlights. The character lines throughout the sides have a linear stance, and this linear design fades across the rear. The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta has a similar front end design, but the hood has a deeper slope. The contours throughout the sides have subtler, smoother style. Numerous color options and wheel designs are available for both vehicles.


You will discover that the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta and the new Passat are loaded with exciting features throughout their cabin and exterior. For both of these vehicles, the features adjust per trim. Some of the standard items or options that you could benefit from in your next Volkswagen are a push-button ignition, a digital cockpit display, a large touch display screen for the navigation system, a Beats audio sound system, powered front seats, heating for the front seats, powered side mirrors, a sunroof, Android Auto, an auto climate control system, power windows, Apple CarPlay, numerous assistive and protective safety technologies and other items.

At Suburban Volkswagen of Troy, we work diligently to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction. When you connect with one of our Volkswagen sales reps soon to learn more about these two models, you are assured personalized attention and friendly service. Stop by Suburban Volkswagen of Troy at your earliest convenience to inquire about today’s inventory and to see the differences between these two cars in person.

* EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.