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Passat SEL Premium

2014 Passat
CompareWith leather seating surfaces and a 1.8L TSI turbocharged engine, it elevates the driving experience on any ride.
6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode
ENGINE 
Type1.8L inline four cylinder, 16V, turbocharger/intercooled, TSI
Bore3.25 in
Stroke3.31 in
Displacement110 cu. in.
Compression Ratio9.6:1
Horsepower (SAE) @ rpm170 hp @ 6200 rpm
Maximum torque, lbs - ft @ rpm184 lb-ft @ 1500-4750 rpm
Fuel RequirementRegular unleaded (approved up to E15)
ENGINE DESIGN 
ArrangementFront mounted, transverse
Cylinder blockCast iron
CrankshaftCast iron, five main bearings
Cylinder headAluminum alloy, crossflow
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft, chain driven with automatic tensioner, four valves per cylinder, maintenance-free hydraulic lifters, variable intake timing
Cooling SystemWater-cooled, thermostatically controlled radiator fan
Lubrication2-stage-gear pump, pressurized, full flow with oil cooler
Fuel / Air SupplyFuel Straight Injection (FSI) into cylinders, turbocharger/intercooler
DRIVETRAIN 
Driven wheelsFront Wheel Drive
Transmission Gear Ratios:1
1st Gear4.04
2nd Gear2.37
3rd Gear1.56
4th Gear1.16
5th Gear0.85
6th Gear0.67
Reverse3.19
Final I3.87
CAPACITIES 
Engine Oil (with filter)6.76 qt
Fuel Tank18.5 gal
STEERING 
TypeRack and pinion: electric power assist
Turns (lock to lock)3.01
Turning Circle (curb to curb)36.4 ft
Ratio16.4:1
INTERIOR VOLUME - SAE 
EPA ClassSedan
Seating CapacityFive
Passenger Volume102.0 cu. ft.
Cargo Volume15.9 cu. ft.
Front Volume53.5 cu. ft.
Front Headroom38.3 in
Front Shoulder room56.9 in
Front Legroom42.4 in
Rear Volume48.8 cu. ft.
Rear Headroom37.8 in
Rear Shoulder room57.0 in
Rear Legroom39.1 in
BODY, CHASSIS AND SUSPENSION 
TypeUnitary construction, two solid mounted subrames
Body MaterialSteel stampings
Front SuspensionStrut-type with lower control arms, coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionMultilink with coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll bar
BrakesPower assisted, dual circuit 12.3 x 1.0-in vented front discs and 10.7 x 0.4-in solid rear discs
Anti-Lock Braking SystemStandard, all four wheels, three-channel with electronic brake pressure distribution
Stability ControlStandard Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Parking BrakeMechanical
Wheels/Tires18-in x 8J aluminum-alloy wheels; 235/45 R18 94H, all-season tires
Drag Coefficient0.29
DIMENSIONS 
Wheelbase110.4 in
Front Track62.1 in
Rear Track61.0 in
Length191.6 in
Width72.2 in
Height58.5 in
Ground Clearance5.4 in
WEIGHTS 
Curb Weight3,230 lbs
GVWR4,519lbs
Payload1,140 lbs
FUEL CONSUMPTION** 
City mpg24
Highway mpg34