How powerful is the 2020 Volkswagen Passat?

Engine performance and innovations for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat

With stellar luxury and a completely redesigned exterior, the VW Passat has become a bona fide superstar in the American sedan market. For 2020, it returns to the United States with even more of the high performance and great innovation that drivers love, all wrapped up in a package that’s more beautiful than ever. Check out the engine performance and innovations for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat today!

Power and drivetrain features for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat

The 2020 Passat will feature the same turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that we’ve come to expect from the model, cranking out 174 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque all the same. But it’s also accompanied by a smooth shifting 6-speed automatic transmission, complete with Sport Mode for easier handling around tighter stretches of road.


Silver 2020 VW Passat driving on country road

Rear shot of red 2020 VW Passat driving through city


You can also get better control of your drive in the more literal sense, as the 2020 Passat features a leather-wrapped, multi-function steering wheel complete with paddle shifters. What this means for you is that you’ll always have an ultra-comfortable drive right at your fingertips, and to be honest, we can’t think of anything better.

Tech and convenience features for the 2020 VW Passat

There’s much more than raw power to supplement your drive with the Passat in tow, as it also features keyless access with a push-button start system and a premium color Multifunction Display (MFD). Both of these allow you great convenience when you’re behind the wheel, and let you keep tabs on all the specifics of your drive in great clarity.


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Get more information on the 2020 VW Passat with Frank Boucher VW of Janesville

If there’s anything else that you want to know about the 2020 Passat, we encourage you to bring all questions to our Janesville VW sales team. We’d be more than happy to tell you all that we know!