2018 Volkswagen Passat Trim Levels | Plainfield, IL

2018 Volkswagen Passat

The Passat returned for 2018 with several improvements, like a new 2.0L turbocharged engine, a new GT trim, and several tech updates. This sophisticated mid-size sedan has a lot to offer, including a wide-range of trims, which cater to a variety of tastes, with standard features you won’t find with its competitors.

Our experts at Hawk Volkswagen of Plainfield, IL, reviewed the 2018 VW Passat, breaking down its features and options, which can be seen in the guide below. Read through to gain a better understanding of the new Passat, then head over to our offers and inventory to see our selection. If you have any questions, contact us at (815) 741-1100.

Trim Options Overview

Each of the Passat’s six trims comes equipped with a wealth of features, adding personality and energy to your daily driving. For an overview of each trim’s options, read through the table below.

2018 VW Passat Trims

Available Features

2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T S

2.0T S

Starting at $22,995 MSRP

  • 16-in. Carolina alloy wheels
  • Halogen headlights and taillights
  • Cloth seating surfaces
  • Power adjustable driver seat w/power lumbar
  • Black window trim
  • “Chrome Matte” interior inserts
  • Split folding rear seat w/ armrest and cupholders
  • Automatic headlights

2018 Volkswagen Passat R-Line

R-Line

Starting at $25,890 MSRP

2.0T S features and/or:

  • 19-in. Salvador alloy wheels
  • R-Line bumpers
  • “Grey Vanadium” interior inserts
  • Brushed stainless steel pedal covers and footrest

2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T SE

2.0T SE

Starting at $26,295 MSRP

2.0T S features and/or:

  • 17-in. Kingsport alloy wheels
  • Power sunroof
  • V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Heated front seats
  • Chrome trunklid, window trim, and oval exhaust tip
  • Climatronic dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel, shift knob, and brake lever
  • Interior Inserts w/faux wood finish

2018 Volkswagen Passat GT

GT

Starting at $29,145 MSRP

2.0T SE features and/or:

  • 19-in. Tornado alloy wheels
  • LED headlights w/LED DRLs
  • LED taillights
  • Black painted lower door trim, roof, rear spoiler, and exterior mirror
  • Red grille accent line
  • Twin trapezoidal chrome exhaust tips
  • “Carbon” interior inserts
  • Sport suspension (shock absorbers and sway bars) w/slightly lowered ride height

2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T SE w/ Technology

2.0T SE w/ Technology

Starting at $29,595 MSRP

GT features and/or:

  • 18-in. Chattanooga alloy wheels
  • Halogen foglights w/cornering lights
  • Front ambient lighting and footwell lighting
  • Heated outboard rear seats
  • Door sill scuff plates

2018 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T SEL Premium

2.0T SEL Premium

Starting at $31,650 MSRP

2.0T S w/ Tech features and/or:

  • Vienna leather seating surfaces
  • Power adjustable passenger seat w/power lumbar
  • Position memory for driver seat
  • Exterior mirror position memory
  • Chrome lower door trim
  • Rear seat trunk pass-through and storage compartment in armrest

Engine Options

Outfitted with either the new 2.0L I4 engine, or the sporty 3.6L V6, the Passat provides the performance you need. Key engine specs can be found in the table below.

2018 VW Passat Engine Types

Engine Specs

2.0L TSI I4

  • 174 HP
  • 184 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 6-speed DSG transmission w/ Tiptronic and Sport Mode
  • 25 MPG city/36 MPG hwy

3.6L VR6 V6

  • 280 HP
  • 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 6-speed DSG transmission w/ Tiptronic and Sport Mode
  • 19 MPG city/28 MPG hwy

Safety and Technology Features

2018 VW Passat dashboard
2018 VW Passat interior seating

The 2018 Passat comes standard with safety measures usually reserved for higher trim levels, only adding to the great value offered by this mid-sized sedan. When you include the entertainment and convenience features, it’s clear the Passat presents a package that’s hard to resist. The table below details all of the safety and technology features for each trim level.

2018 VW Passat Trims

Available Features

2.0T S

Starting at $22,995 MSRP

  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Rear View Camera
  • Multi-function display w/trip computer
  • Composition Color infotainment w/ 5-in. touchscreen AM/FM radio w/CD player, USB input, and aux-in
  • 6-speaker sound system

R-Line

Starting at $25,890 MSRP

2.0T S features and/or:

  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • VW Car-Net® App-Connect
  • Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist)
  • Blind Spot Monitor w/Rear Traffic Alert
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Composition Media infotainment w/ 6.3-in. touchscreen

2.0T SE

Starting at $26,295 MSRP

2.0T S features and/or:

  • KESSY keyless entry
  • VW Car-Net® Security & Service connected car service
  • Center console rear-mounted USB input

GT

Starting at $29,145 MSRP

Includes all 2.0T SE features

2.0T SE w/ Technology

Starting at $29,595 MSRP

GT features and/or:

  • Rain-sensing automatic windshield wipers
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Hands-free Easy Open trunklid operation
  • Remote engine start
  • Color multi-function display w/trip computer
  • Discover Media infotainment w/ 6.3-in. touchscreen and navigation
  • 8-speaker sound system
  • VW Car-Net Guide & Inform enhanced navigation and infotainment*
  • Park Distance Control (Park Pilot)

2.0T SEL Premium

Starting at $31,650 MSRP

2.0T S w/ Tech features and/or:

  • Fender® Premium Audio System w/eight speakers and subwoofer
  • Parking Steering Assistant (Park Assist)
  • Lane Assist

*Subscription required

Packages

Two additional packages are offered for the 2018 Passat, allowing upgrades to its safety features and headlight technology. Both packages and their respective features are listed below.

Driver’s Assistance Package:

  • Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist)
  • Adaptive Cruise Control

Lighting Package:

  • LED headlights with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • LED taillights
  • Halogen foglights with low-speed corner-illuminating feature

2018 VW Passat for Sale near Chicago, IL

Has the 2018 VW Passat caught your attention? If so, check out our new Passat inventory and our money-saving offers. When you find a model that suits you, schedule a test drive at our Hawk VW dealership located near Plainfield, IL. If you have any questions, please call us at (815) 741-1100.

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