2017 Volkswagen Passat SE Sayville NY
Midsize sedans remain one of the most highly demanded vehicles on the auto market. This makes sense because they’re practical and can serve a number of purposes. With so many options to choose from, the Volkswagen Passat had to find a number of ways to stand out from the crowd. Beginning with its modern yet straightforward exterior, it refuses to blend into the background.
Over the years, the styling for other sedans has become harsher and more dramatic. As for the 2017 Volkswagen Passat SE in Sayville, NY, it stays true to its conservative nature which is part of its classy appeal. It’s sophisticated, never overdone, with little details like chrome accents and dazzling LEDs that trim its headlights. And as for the SE specifically, it includes a power sunroof to enjoy.
The Passat SE can be equipped with one of two engines: there is the standard 1.8L turbocharged 4-cylinder that earns 23 city/ 34 hwy mpg, and the more powerful V6 that is capable of producing nearly 300 horsepower.
For those of you who are familiar with the Volkswagen Passat, this may not come as much of a surprise, but once again the Passat has earned a 5-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Connect your smartphone with your Volkswagen Passat through Apple CarPlay or Android Auto in order to access an entire world of apps. Choose from hundred of apps that range from music, news, podcasts, talk shows, audiobooks, navigation, and more.
Test Drive the Volkswagen Passat SE in Sayville NY
The Volkswagen Passat is offered in four main trim levels and the SE is the third model in. Compared to other sedans, the Passat not only looks but feels more sophisticated as well. Even though the Passat SE is the second trim from the top, its MSRP doesn’t over inflate. Compared to the standard Passat, the SE trim adds on niceties such as 17-inch wheels, adaptive cruise control, a sunroof, keyless entry and ignition, as well as VW Car-Net.
In addition to all of the fun features that Volkswagen chooses to include on its best-selling Passat, it continues to best the competition because of its comfortable and roomy cabin. The interior space that it creates for passengers and cargo is noticeable and appreciated.
Front seat passengers are able to stretch out and enjoy the 42.4 inches of legroom while those in the back still have more than enough room (39.1 inches). In fact, the legroom in the backseat of the Volkswagen Passat is rated best-in-class!
Another advantage to choosing the Volkswagen Passat is that front and rear seat passengers both are able to enjoy heated seats. The Climatronic dual-zone automatic climate control also allows you and your passenger to separately adjust the temperature on your individual side.
The Passat SE already includes a slew of technology features, but in addition to the standard equipment, a Technology package is optional on the SE and includes the following upgrades:
LED headlights and taillights
Hands-free trunk opener w/ foot sensor
Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Front and rear parking sensors
Heated rear seats
Eight-speaker sound system w/ upgraded Car-Net
Drivers interested in learning more about technology, safety features, performance, or anything in general about the 2017 Volkswagen Passat SE, we encourage you to come by Donaldsons VW. Sign up for a test drive today and see what the Volkswagen Passat SE can do first hand!