2019 VW Passat Models Comparison | Joliet, IL


Hawk Volkswagen in Joliet, IL, knows it can be difficult deciding between both of the capable 2019 Passat trims, so our experts crafted the following trim comparison for your benefit. If you’re curious about the available features on the Passat, then browse through our inventory or the information below. If you have any questions about the 2019 Volkswagen Passat or Passat lease offers, feel free to contact our team online or give us a call at (815) 741-1100. You may also want to check out our specials page to browse this month’s Volkswagen lease deals in Chicago, IL.

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Trim Specs Overview

Whether you’re interested in the Wolfsburg or the SE R-Line, the 2019 VW Passat has all the features you need to elevate your daily drive. Continue reading to discover some of the key features found in both of these models.


For basic conveniences that still provide you with a smooth and entertaining drive, the 2019 VW Passat Wolfsburg offers exactly what you need. Starting at $25,295 MSRP, this trim won’t disappoint. Key interior and exterior specs found inside this midsized sedan include:

  • Leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel
  • Heated V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces with eight-way power driver seat
  • Manual air-conditioning
  • Heated power side mirrors
  • Automatic headlights
  • 17-in. ten-spoke alloy wheels

SE R-Line

The higher-level trim in the 2019 VW Passat lineup is the SE R-Line. Providing sleek interior and exterior design features, this midsized sedan is perfect for the modern driver. The SE R-Line starts at $29,995 MSRP and is built to escalate your once mundane commute. Interior and exterior features you’ll love on this trim include:

  • Climatronic® dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Auto-dimming interior rearview mirror
  • Interior ambient lighting
  • Hands-free easy open trunk
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • LED daytime running lamps
SE R-Line

Engine Options

While both of these capable trims offer the same engine, there is nothing average about what’s beneath the hood of the 2019 Passat. The 2.0L turbocharged I4 won’t disappoint with its 174 horsepower and 184 lb.-ft. of torque. If you’re looking for a midsized sedan with great fuel economy, then the 2019 Passat fits in well with its 25 MPG city and 36 MPG highway.

Safety and Technology Features

The 2019 VW Passat include incredible safety and tech features that will allow you and you passengers to stay connected and protected every mile of the way. In the following table, our experts explored some of the key features that make both the Wolfsburg and SE R-Line unique.

2019 VW Passat Trim




  • Electronic stability control, anti-slip regulation, electronic differential lock, and engine brake assist
  • Crash-optimized front end
  • Side Curtain Protection®
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
  • Rearview camera system
  • 6.3-in. composition media touchscreen sound system with proximity sensor

SE R-Line

Includes Wolfsburg features plus:

  • Anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-pressure distribution, and hydraulic brake assist
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Blind spot monitor

Includes Wolfsburg features plus:

  • Fender® premium audio system
  • Two rear USB ports and one front USB data port
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio

2019 VW Passat Trims for Sale near Chicago, IL

The 2019 VW Passat of your dreams is waiting for you at Hawk Volkswagen in Joliet, IL. Simply find your favorite in our Passat inventory and apply one of our amazing lease offers to make this midsized sedan fit better into your budget. If you’re interested in scheduling a test drive, you can do so by giving our team a call at (815) 741-1100.

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Phone: (815) 741-1100

2861 W. Jefferson St. Joliet, IL


Phone: (815) 741-1100

2861 W. Jefferson St. Joliet, IL


Phone: (815) 741-1100

2861 W. Jefferson St. Joliet, IL
41.5227902 -88.152837
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