2017 Volkswagen Passat Engine Options
With two fun, powerful engine options, the 2017 Passat proves that life is more fun when you’re given the power to choose. The Passat is available in seven trim levels, with five of the seven offering the standard engine option and two of the seven featuring the larger, more powerful engine option. Continue reading for more about the 2017 Volkswagen Passat engine options.
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2017 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T Engine
The Passat comes standard with a turbocharged 1.8L TSI engine that offers both thrilling performance and sensible practicality. The 1.8L Turbo generates 170-horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The engine achieves 23 miles to the gallon in the city and 34 miles to the gallon on the highway. Choose the 1.8L TSI engine for a fun, yet efficient drive.
2017 Volkswagen Passat V6 Engine
The Passat also offers the formidable, available 3.6L V6 engine on the V6 trim levels. The V6 generates a dynamic 280 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, offering an exhilarating rush for the driver and the passengers. Although powerful, the V6 engine remains fairly efficient, achieving 20 miles to the gallon in the city and 28 miles to the gallon on the highway. Choose the 3.6L V6 engine for a sporty, thrilling rush each and every time.