2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Nissan Altima

2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Nissan Altima

Although we're expecting a bunch of new 2019 Volkswagen models soon, such as the 2019 Arteon and the 2019 Jetta, we've only recently seen the release of some 2018 VW models, such as the entire Golf family. Before moving on to the upcoming releases, we thought to focus on the new blood, such as the 2018 Volkswagen Passat!

As a full-size sedan, the 2018 VW Passat offers a lot for less. Compared to compact sedans and hatchbacks, full-size sedan models are stretched out, more spacious, and equipped with superior engine power! So, how does the 2018 VW Passat compare to other full-size sedans? We find out today! It's the 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs the 2018 Nissan Altima!

2018 Volkswagen Passat


2018 Nissan Altima

2L inline 4 Baseline Engine 2.5L inline 4
174 hp 184 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 179 hp / 177 lb-ft
18.5 gal. Fuel Tank Capacity 18 gal.
$22,995 Starting MSRP $23,260

2018 Volkswagen Passat York, PA

The 2018 Nissan Altima is the 3rd largest sedan model in the Nissan catalog. If you want smaller, you can go with the Versa or Sentra. If you want larger, you might enjoy the Maxima. However, when compared to the 2018 Volkswagen Passat, the 2018 Altima heartily loses to the German automaker. Additionally, find these optional features available with the purchase of a 2018 VW Passat:

  • Hands-Free Easy Open Trunk
  • 6 yr. / 72,000 mi. People First Warranty
  • R-Line Exterior Package
  • Heated Seats
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® Infotainment
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Fender® Premium Audio
  • And more!

Interested in learning more about the 2018 VW Passat? Call us today here at York VW for additional information. Furthermore, you can schedule a test drive at our dealership location found in York, Pennsylvania. Come down and try out the 2018 Volkswagen Passat for yourself!