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Passat V6 SEL Premium

2014 Passat
ComparePremium touchscreen navigation, rearview camera, remote start, SiriusXM Traffic™…and yes, the list keeps going.
6-speed DSG® automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode
ENGINE 
Type3.6L VR6 (10.6 deg V), 24V, FSI
Bore3.50 in
Stroke3.80 in
Displacement219 cu. in.
Compression Ratio11.4:1
Horsepower (SAE) @ rpm280 hp @ 6200
Maximum torque, lbs - ft @ rpm258 lb-ft @ 2500
Fuel RequirementPremium fuel (approved up to E15)
ENGINE DESIGN 
ArrangementFront mounted, transverse
Cylinder blockCast iron
CrankshaftCast iron, seven main bearings
Cylinder headAluminum alloy, crossflow
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft, chain driven with automatic tensioner, four valves per cylinder, maintenance-free hydraulic lifters, variable intake and exhaust timing
Cooling SystemWater-cooled, thermostatically controlled radiator fan
LubricationGear pump, pressurized, full flow with oil cooler
Fuel / Air SupplyFuel Straight Injection (FSI) into cylinders, turbo charger/intercooler
DRIVETRAIN 
Driven wheelsFront Wheel Drive
Transmission Gear Ratios:1
1st Gear2.92
2nd Gear1.79
3rd Gear1.19
4th Gear0.83
5th Gear0.86
6th Gear0.69
Reverse3.26
Final I4.77
Final II3.44
CAPACITIES 
Engine Oil (with filter)5.81
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 contruction, 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 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 Coefficient0.31
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 Weight3,481 lbs
GVWR4,629 lbs
Payload1,151 lbs
FUEL CONSUMPTION** 
City mpg20
Highway mpg28