2016 Volkswagen Passat vs 2016 Hyundai Sonata
In the market for a new midsize sedan? Sedans make great vehicles for families, couples or even new drivers and Volkswagen has some of the most practical and versatile sedans around. If you are unsure on where to start on your journey to finding a new sedan, then let us help. Check out our comparison of the 2016 Volkswagen Passat vs 2016 Hyundai Sonata, and see how the Passat compares to other midsize sedans on the market.
While the Hyundai Sonata may have more engine options for its drivers, the Volkswagen Passat is the only one of the two that offers a V6 engine for those who would like more power and performance out of their sedans. The V6 engine gives the Passat a maximum horsepower of 280 and is still rated at 20 city mpg and 28 highway mpg. The 2016 Passat is equipped with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability, while the 2016 Sonata only offers its passengers the Android Auto capability. Drivers will be satisfied with the Passat's number of standard features including, rearview camera, full power accessories, dual-zone climate control, Bluetooth and a 5-inch touchscreen.
|2016 Volkswagen Passat||VS||2016 Hyundai Sonata|
1.8-Liter Four-Cylinder Turbocharged Engine
3.6-Liter V6 Engine
2.4-Liter Inline Four-Cylinder
1.6-Liter Inline Four-Cylinder Twin-Scroll Turbo
2.0-Liter Inline Four-Cylinder Twin-Scroll Turbo
|Both-Apple CarPlay & Android Auto||Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Capability||Only Android Auto|
|Yes||Standard Rearview Camera||Yes|
|Yes||Available Driver Assistance Features||Yes|
2016 Volkswagen Passat in Brookfield, WI
Looking for the best safety features? Don't worry because the 2016 Passat has those too. Upper-trim levels include a collision mitigation system with automatic braking, blind-spot monitor, rear cross-traffic alert and a lane departure warning system. VW's Car-Net telematics system also includes automatic crash notification, roadside assistance, remote vehicle access, stolen vehicle location, speed alerts and geo-fencing which allows parents to set boundaries for teenage drivers. Interested in the 2016 VW Passat? Come check out our stock of Passats at Hall Volkswagen located in Brookfield just 20 minutes away from Milwaukee.