2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Nissan Altima

White 2018 Volkswagen Passat set against blue 2018 Nissan Altima

If you have been on the hunt for a new sedan, you have your work cut out for you. There are several size options to choose from, but many drivers love models from the midsize segment because they are roomier while staying efficient and easy to handle. You have several models to choose from, including the 2018 Volkswagen Passat that is available here at our dealership. To help you learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Passat, we have put it in a comparison with the 2018 Nissan Altima. 

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2018 Volkswagen Passat VS 2018 Nissan Altima

2.0L turbo DOHC 4-cylinder 

3.6L DOHC V6 

Engine Options

2.5L DOHC 4-cylinder

3.5L DOHC V6

25 mpg-city / 36 mpg-highway (4-cylinder) 

19 mpg-city / 28 mpg-highway (V6) 

Fuel Economy

27 mpg-city / 38 mpg-highway (4-cylinder)

22 mpg-city / 32 mpg-highway (V6)

18.5 gallons  Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 gallons

462.5-city / 666-highway miles (4-cylinder) 

351.5-city / 518-highway miles (V6) 

Driving Range

486-city / 684-highway miles (4-cylinder)

396-city / 576-highway miles (V6)

Why Should I Choose the 2018 Volkswagen Passat over the 2018 Nissan Altima?

When you purchase a 2018 Volkswagen Passat from us, you know that you are getting the highest quality for your money. Each Passat is lovingly made with Volkswagen's world-class German standards – which means you will enjoy a stellar performance and long-lasting dependability no matter the season! 

With a price starting at $22,995, you will enjoy a plethora of features that will make your drive in the 2018 Volkswagen Passat easier and more fun. These features include a rearview camera system, Bluetooth technology, USB ports/auxiliary jacks, touchscreen sound systems, and more! 

To learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Passat – or if you have any questions about our 2018 Volkswagen Passat vs 2018 Nissan Altima comparison  please visit us here at Donaldsons Volkswagen today! 


Headlight of the 2018 Volkswagen Passat
Rear profile of red 2018 Volkswagen Passat
Interior seating in 2018 Volkswagen Passat
Front dash of 2018 Volkswagen Passat