|2017 VW Passat 1.8L S||VS||2017 Subaru Legacy 2.5i|
|170-hp, 1.8L I-4||Engine||175-hp, 2.5L H-4|
|6-speed automatic||Transmission||6-speed CVT|
|Front-wheel drive||Drivetrain||All-wheel drive|
|15.9 cubic feet||Cargo Volume||15.0 cubic feet|
As we can see from the chart above, the 2017 Volkswagen Passat and the 2017 Subaru Legacy both have quite a bit in common when it comes to their entry-level base trims. The Legacy is equipped with a slightly larger, more powerful engine, but both are set with automatic transmissions. The Passat comes with front-wheel drive, whereas the Legacy has all-wheel drive. Both cars average 34 mpg on the highway, but the Legacy is slightly more efficient in the city.
When it comes to standard features, the Passat and the Legacy still have a lot in common. Each one is set with the following features: CD player, Bluetooth, cruise control, daytime running lights, remote keyless entry and low tire pressure indicators. The Passat comes out on top with two more speakers throughout the cabin and a longer corrosion warranty as well as the following standard features not found on the Legacy: delay-off headlights, headlight washer, theft-deterrent radio and a service-interval warning system.
Those interested in learning more about the 2017 VW Passat are welcome to contact us here at Capistrano Volkswagen for further details. Drivers can get behind the wheel by scheduling a test drive online today.