How do the Volkswagen Passat trims compare?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Volkswagen Passat on Monday, December 30th, 2019 at 7:14 pm

2020 Volkswagen Passat in gray

2020 Volkswagen Passat Trim Level Comparison

The 2020 Volkswagen Passat has a lot of features and amenities to show you. Each of its trim levels has new tools to offer you for a better driving experience. We want to help you learn more about this vehicle and see which trim is right for you. Let’s take a closer look at the 2020 Volkswagen Passat trim level comparison to learn more. 

READ MORE: 2020 Volkswagen Passat Specs and Features


The S is the base trim level for the Volkswagen Passat. This vehicle has the standard 2.0-liter turbocharged engine that delivers 174 horsepower. This trim level also has LED headlights, standard Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and the Volkswagen App-Connect. 


The Volkswagen Passat SE has other features to offer drivers. This trim level has Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), a dual-zone automatic climate control system, and remote start technology. The rain-sensing windshield wipers can also be helpful when you are driving through harsh weather conditions. 

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The Volkswagen Passat R-Line is designed for those who are looking for a fun exterior design. This trim has a power tilting/sliding sunroof, 19-inch alloy wheels, and an R-line front bumper and badging for unique flare. 


The SEL trim is the highest trim level of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat. It has high-end features like its leather seating, Park Distance Control, and the Fender Audio System. This sound system is equipped with 6.3-inch touch screen display with proximity sensor, a navigation system, and SiriusXM® satellite radio. 

READ MORE: 2019 Volkswagen Passat Fuel Efficiency and Performance Specs

This 2020 Volkswagen Passat trim level comparison can help give you an overview of what each trim has to offer you. Have you found the one you want? You can learn more about our available Volkswagen Passat vehicles by visiting our online inventory and scheduling a test drive with us at Joe Heidt Motors today.