How Does the 2022 Volkswagen Passat Perform?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Passat on Monday, November 15th, 2021 at 3:10 pm
2022 Volkswagen Passat

What Powertrain Is Available on the 2022 Volkswagen Passat? 

The 2022 Volkswagen Passat is the Volkswagen brand’s offering in the midsized sedan segment. It boasts a well-crafted interior, bold exterior design, state-of-the-art technology, and a plethora of driver-assistance features. What powertrain is available on the 2022 Volkswagen Passat? At Team Gunther VW in Daphne, AL, we give you an overview! 

The Powertrain on the 2022 Volkswagen Passat 

The 2022 Volkswagen Passat features a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine that pushes out 174 hp and has a torque rating of 206 lb.-ft. A standard 6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® shifting is used to take power to the front wheels.   

2022 Volkswagen Passat Interior Dashboard Interior
2022 Volkswagen Passat Interior Seating

Fuel Economy of the 2022 Passat 

This TSI® engine has trailblazing solutions that help improve the fuel economy, such as water-cooled exhaust gas routing through the cylinder head to the turbocharger and a dual injection system with direct and multi-port injection. The 2022 Volkswagen Passat achieves 24 mpg in the city, 36 mpg on the highway, and 28 mpg combined. 


Read more: What’s New on the 2022 Volkswagen Passat? 


How Is the Driving and Handling of the 2022 Passat? 

The 2022 Passat combines comfort and technology and provides dynamic handling and accurate steering, which is the specialty of the Volkswagen brand. The front suspension of the 2022 Passat comes with lower control arms, coil springs, and an anti-roll bar. There is a suave four-link independent layout with telescopic dampers and an anti-roll bar in the rear. Additionally, the electro-mechanical power steering ensures methodical perfection on highways and lower steering weight when you’re parking.  

The 2022 Volkswagen Passat is available at Team Gunther Volkswagen! If you’re in the Daphne, AL, area, want to learn more about it, or if you want to get a feel for it, you could schedule a test drive.  

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