Automotive shoppers have a plethora of choices for midsize sedans, but a model that stands out from the pack is the superb 2019 Volkswagen Passat, with its elegant design, pleasing driving dynamics, a comfortable and refined interior, advanced safety and driving assistance technologies, and generous warranty coverage. Another popular midsize sedan is the Toyota Camry. See how the two models stack up in this 2019 Volkswagen Passat vs 2019 Toyota Camry comparison.
The 2019 Passat has the advantage for safety with its plethora of advanced safety technologies. Unlike the 2019 Camry, it comes equipped with the Intelligent Crash Response System, which unlocks the doors and turns on the hazard lights if the car gets in an accident. Also, unlike the 2019 Camry, the 2019 Passat features the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, which automatically applies the brakes when the sensors in the airbags detect a collision. Additionally, the Passat offers many available driving assistance technologies, including Adaptive Cruise Control, Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring, the Lane Keeping System, and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert.
|2019 Volkswagen Passat||VS||2019 Toyota Camry|
|Yes||Intelligent Crash Response System||No|
|Yes||Automatic Post-Collision Braking System||No|
|6-years/72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty||Warranty Coverage||3-years/36,000-miles Basic Warranty; 5-years/60,000-miles Powertrain Warranty|
|15.9 cu-ft||Trunk Capacity||14.1 cu-ft|
The 2019 Passat also has better warranty coverage than the 2019 Camry, with the backing of 6-years/72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty. In comparison, the 2019 Camry has a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and a 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty.
The cabin of the 2019 Passat is very spacious. It has a total passenger volume of 102 cu-ft, while the 2019 Camry has 100.4 cu-ft of passenger space. The Passat has the larger trunk as well, with a cargo capacity of 15.9 cu-ft, compared to 14.1 cu-ft for the Camry.
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