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2014 VW Passat Trims & Specs - Volkswagen of America

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Passat V6 SE

At a glance

The 3.6L, 280-hp, V6 FSI® engine performs so well that you may start visualizing the road as a track.

V6 SE
Overview
Price$29,665*
Highlights
  • Includes SE features, plus:
  • 3.6L, 280-hp, V6 FSI® engine
  • DSG® automatic transmission
  • 18" Bristol alloy wheels
  • V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Power tilting/sliding tinted sunroof
  • Fender® Premium Audio System
  • 3-spoke, leather-wrapped, multi-function steering wheel with Tiptronic® paddle shifters
  • Halogen reflector lens foglights with low-speed corner-illuminating feature
  • Electromechanical power steering with variable assistance and active return
Engines
Gasoline:
Transmissions6-speed DSG® automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode
Doors4
Standard features
Exterior
  • Window diversity antenna
  • Fully galvanized sheet metal
  • Chrome dual exhaust tips
  • Chrome grille
  • Dual tone horns
  • Halogen headlights with clear, lightweight, chip-resistant polycarbonate lenses
  • Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Automatic headlights with Coming/Leaving Home feature
  • Headlights-on warning tone (tone sounds when driver's door is open and ignition key is removed)
  • Halogen reflector lens foglights with low-speed corner-illuminating feature
  • Body color side mirrors, moldings, door handles and bumpers
  • Power-operated, heated side mirrors with integrated turn signals
  • Chrome window trim
  • Power tilting/sliding tinted sunroof
  • Temporary-use spare tire
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • All weather tires 235/45 R18 94H
  • 18" Bristol alloy wheels
  • Windshield wipers, variable intermittent
  • Heated windshield washer nozzles
Interior
  • Immobilizer III theft-deterrent system
  • Silicone-dampened return assist handles, two front and two rear
  • Cruise control
  • Electric rear window defroster
  • Integrated armrests in front and rear door panels
  • Leather-appearance door trim panels
  • Speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, clock, and outside temperature
  • Multi-function trip computer with compass, trip time, trip length, average trip speed, average trip fuel consumption, current fuel consumption, miles to empty, radio station display, and personalizing function
  • 2 radio-frequency remote transmitter key fobs with lock, unlock, rear trunk release, panic button for central locking and selectable access valet key feature
  • Three 12V power outlets: 1 in front center console, 1 in center console for rear seating positions, and 1 in cargo area
  • Dual front and dual rear reading lights
  • Remote releases for trunk and fuel filler door with valet lock out, located on driver's side door
  • Automatic locking feature (doors lock when vehicle reaches 8 mph, unlock automatically upon airbag deployment) 1)
  • Front door mounted lock/unlock switches for central locking system
  • Child safety locks on rear doors
  • Driver and front passenger visor vanity mirrors, sliding, illuminated and with covers
  • Self-dimming rearview mirror with on/off switch
  • AUX-in for portable audio players
  • Bluetooth® with audio streaming 2)
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with 3-month trial subscription
  • Fender® Premium Audio System with 8 speakers plus subwoofer
  • LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) child seat anchor points
  • Optimized front head restraints
  • Driver and front passenger, front and side thorax airbag supplemental restraint system 1)
  • Side Curtain Protection® head airbags, front and rear 1)
  • Safety belt reminder and fuel cap seal warning
  • 3-point safety belts for all 4 seating positions
  • Safety belt Emergency Locking Retractors (ELR) for all seating positions
  • 6 Airbags 1)
  • Safety belt power pretensioners for driver and front passenger
  • Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS)
  • Buckle switch for airbag sensors
  • Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS)
  • Crash optimized pedal controls
  • Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR)
  • Steering wheel, deformable/collapsible upon impact
  • 8-way power adjustable driver's seat
  • Heated front seats
  • Comfort-sport seats
  • Power lumbar for driver seat, manual for passenger
  • 60/40-split folding rear seats
  • Analog clock
  • 3-spoke leather-wrapped multi-function steering wheel with Tiptronic® paddle shifters; height adjustable and telescopic
  • Steering wheel, deformable upon impact
  • Theft-deterrent steering column
  • Front seatback storage pockets
  • Glovebox, lockable and illuminated upon opening
  • 4 cupholders, 2 front with cover and 2 rear
  • Front and rear door storage pockets
  • Rear center armrest, foldable with storage compartment
  • Sliding center front armrest with integrated storage box
  • Chrome trim on rotary light switch
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob and brake handle
  • Carbon metallic-look door and dash inserts
  • Cargo area loading edge protection, plastic
  • Fluorescent trunk escape handle (emergency internal release mechanism to unlatch trunk lid)
  • Grip on inside of trunk lid to assist in closing
  • Storage barriers in trunk
  • Two tie-down hooks in cargo area
  • Fluorescent trunk escape handle (emergency internal release mechanism to unlatch trunk lid)
  • Fully upholstered luggage compartment
  • V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Rear passenger heat and A/C vents in center console
  • Flush-closing air vents in instrument panel
  • Power windows with pinch protection; front windows with automatic 1-touch feature, operable from driver’s side only
  • Manual air conditioning
  • Safety belt load limiters for driver, front passenger, and rear outboard seating positions
  • Volkswagen Car-Net™ connected car features 3)
  • Rearview camera
  • Media Device Interface (MDI) with iPod® cable 2)
  • Premium VIII touchscreen sound system with HD Radio™, MP3- and WMA-compatible in-dash CD player and AM/FM radio
Technical
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Power-assisted, front vented disc brakes (12.3 in.); rear solid disc brakes (10.7 in.)
  • 3.6L, 24-valve, DOHC, narrow-angle V6 with FSI® direct injection, 280 hp, 258 lbs/ft of torque
  • Anti-intrusion side door beams
  • Electromechanical power steering with variable assistance and active return
  • Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Electronic Differential Lock (EDL)
  • Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (EBD)
  • Engine Braking Assist (EBA)
  • Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA)
  • 6-speed DSG® automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode
Warranty
  • 12-year/unlimited distance Limited Warranty Against Corrosion Perforation 4)
  • 5-year/60,000-mile (whichever occurs first) Powertrain Limited Warranty 4)
  • 3-year/36,000-mile (whichever occurs first) New Vehicle Limited Warranty 4)
  • 3-year/36,000-mile (whichever occurs first) Roadside Assistance 5)
  • 2-year/24,000-mile (whichever occurs first) no-charge scheduled Carefree Maintenance Program. 6)
  • 1) Airbags are supplemental restraints only and will not deploy under all crash circumstances. Always use safety belts and seat children only in the rear, using restraint systems appropriate for their size and age.
  • 2) Requires compatible device.
  • 3) VW Car-Net services provided by Verizon Telematics, Inc. Available only on select models. Automatic Crash Notification may be enabled for up to six months without activating a trial or paid subscription; Manual Emergency Call feature and all other VW Car-Net features require trial or paid subscription. VW Car-Net services require vehicle cellular connectivity and availability of vehicle GPS signal. VW Car-Net includes services that may collect location information. See applicable Terms of Service available at www.vw.com/carnet for details.
  • 4) See dealer or warranty booklet for details.
  • 5) Roadside Assistance provided by a third party.
  • 6) The Volkswagen Carefree Maintenance Program covers the vehicle’s scheduled maintenance for two years or 24,000 miles, whichever occurs first, on 2014 models. Some restrictions apply. See dealer or vehicle maintenance program booklet for details.
Optional features
Optional Features
Colors
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Black
  • Candy White
  • Platinum Grey Metallic
  • Opera Red Metallic
  • Night Blue Metallic
  • Tungsten Silver Metallic
  • Moonrock V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Titan Black V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Cornsilk Beige V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • Beige and Titan Black 2-tone V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces