2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Toyota Camry

Drivers looking for an attractive midsize sedan for all their family or personal transportation needs may be interested in one of the models in this 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Toyota Camry comparison. Each of these cars delivers pleasing interior space, trim level options and respectable cargo capacity. But which one of these five-passenger, four-door sedans is right for the busy individual or family?

The Volkswagen midsize sedan brings several advantages to this comparison. The 2018 Volkswagen Passat has a slightly lower starting MSRP than the 2018 Toyota Camry. The 2018 Volkswagen Passat also has an advantage when it comes to trunk space. Models ranging from the base S trim all the way up to the V6 SEL Premium offer an attractive 15.9 cubic feet for luggage. While most models of the 2018 Toyota Camry will offer 15.1 cubic feet (which is slightly less than the capacity of the Passat), on the base trim that even drops to 14.1 cubic feet for cargo.

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2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Toyota Camry
$22,995 Starting MSRP $23,495
Available Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Compatibility N/A
15.9 cubic feet Cargo Space (Base Trim) 14.1 cubic feet
S, R-Line, SE, SE with Technology, SEL Premium, V6 SEL Premium Trims L, LE, XLE, XLE V6, SE, XSE, V6 XSE

Attractive Features on the 2018 Volkswagen Passat

Both the models in this 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Toyota Camry comparison are available in several trim levels which can appeal to different types of drivers. Those looking for a responsive commuting car can opt for the L trim of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat and enjoy respectable fuel efficiency and quality interior space. Moving into upper trims makes several features available on this model that are not available on the 2018 Toyota Camry. Through the VW Car-Net App-Connect system on the Passat, drivers with an iPhone or Android smartphone will be able to take advantage of Apple CarPlay or Android Auto connectivity.

Many attractive safety features are available on these two midsize sedans. Adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assistance, and front collision warnings and braking are available on both models. The 2018 Volkswagen Passat is also available with parking assistance, which the 2018 Camry does not offer.

Either of the vehicles in this 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Toyota Camry comparison can offer top features and comfortable driving, but we like the technology and unique style of the Volkswagen midsize sedan. To learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Passat available here at Team Gunther Volkswagen in Daphne AL, contact a member of our sales team today.

rear view of a red 2018 Volkswagen Passat in the city
steering wheel and dashboard of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat
side view of the front light and grille of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat
black interior seating of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat