2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Chevy Impala

2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Chevy Impala

The Volkswagen Passat is a great option for those seeking something a little bigger than the Jetta. It offers impressive performance for an affordable price, but drivers may be wondering if there’s another option. There is; however, it’s hard to match up to the features available in the Passat. Take a look and figure out which is better for you as we compare the 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Chevy Impala.

Both vehicles offer a lot, but the Passat manages to do it for much less than the Impala. In fact, the Passat comes in at an MSRP of almost $5,000 less than its competitor, which may lead you to believe that the Impala offers more. Actually, it’s the other way around. The Passat gets better fuel efficiency as well with 25 city/36 hwy mpg compared to 22 city/30 hwy in the Impala. Check out some of the other differences below.

2018 VW Passat Treadline


2018 Chevy Impala LS

$26,195 MSRP $31,045
3 12V DC Power Outlets 2
5 Stars NHTSA Overall Safety Rating 5 Stars
Available Heated Front Seats Unavailable

Technology in the 2018 Passat

Modern cars deserve a modern touch. Some do it, others don’t. You can always count on Volkswagen to offer you state of the art features, especially in the Passat. This sedan comes equipped with smart technology like App-Connect, which works parallel to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to allow you to access your favorite music, set up navigation routes, send and receive text messages and much more. Climatronic® dual-zone electronic climate control is also included so that both the driver and front passenger can choose their own comfort levels when it comes to temperature. There’s also the added convenience of a built in dehumidifier and a pollen filter to keep you comfortable and feeling fresh.

The Impala has its own set of technology and other features, but when you compare them to the Passat, it’s hard to match the price for what you’re getting. To get a closer look at the 2018 Passat or to learn more about this sedan, stop by Hall Volkswagen or set up a test drive today!

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