2017 Volkswagen Passat vs 2017 Hyundai Sonata

The classic design of the sedan makes it a natural choice for small families and daily commuters alike. The Volkswagen Passat has always been known for traditional styling and a functional interior, and the 2017 model is looking more comfortable and modern than ever before. Today, we're comparing the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Hyundai Sonata to showcase each model's features and to help you choose the right model for your lifestyle and budget. 

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2017 VW Passat


2017 Hyundai Sonata

1.8-Liter I-4

Standard Engine 2.4-Liter I-4
183 lb-ft Torque 178 lb-ft
Standard Daytime Running Lights Optional
Standard Bluetooth Compatibility Standard


2017 Passat vs 2017 Sonata Engine Performance

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat and 2017 Hyundai Sonata are two sedans with space for five passengers and a trunk for cargo space in the back. Both have a standard four-cylinder engine that produces over 160 horsepower and 170 lb-ft of torque. Both vehicles achieve over 30 miles per gallon on the highway, and come with 16-inch silver aluminum wheels. The 2017 Volkswagen Passat has standard daytime running headlights, and each one  

When it comes to interior features, both the Passat and the Sonata have a lot to offer. Each one comes with a standard six-speaker audio system, steering wheel mounted audio controls, and Bluetooth compatibility for making hands-free phone calls and playing your favorite music. Standard cloth seating for five passengers, and room in the back for cargo. Both vehicles have over 15 cubic feet of cargo room in the rear for added versatility, wherever the road takes you.  

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