Carter Volkswagen Compared the 2016 Volkswagen CC and the 2016 Volkswagen Passat
A big part of the stress of purchasing your next vehicle is determining which model is the right fit. At first glance, it may look like the 2016 VW CC and the 2016 VW Passat are competing for your attention but after a closer look, we think you'll see that the VW CC and the VW Passat are designed to fill different niches. In the end, both vehicles are excellent picks and we'll be happy to show you both of them at Carter Volkswagen in Ballard, serving Seattle, WA.
|2016 VW CC||2016 VW Passat|
|21/32 city/highway mpg||Starting Fuel Economy||25/38 city/highway mpg|
|13.2 cubic feet||Cargo Capacity||15.9 cubic feet|
|37.3 in.||Rear Leg Room||39.1 in.|
2016 VW CC VS 2016 VW Passat: Design
When you compare the designs of the new 2016 VW CC and the 2016 VW Passat, you'll see two great vehicles, either of which would be totally comfortable. With larger dimensions and more passenger and cargo space by every measure than the 2016 VW CC, the 2016 Volkswagen Passat is the standard-bearer for practical passenger sedans. On the other hand, the 2016 VW CC is an amenity-packed sport sedan, with outstanding details like the bi-xenon headlights, leather wrapped steering wheel, and unique alloy wheels. Whether you go with the affordable Passat or the decked-out 2016 VW CC, you can't go wrong.
2016 VW CC VS 2016 VW Passat: Performance
Compare the performance of the 2016 VW CC and the 2016 VW Passat and it'll be clear that both vehicles have their advantages. The Passat offers two engines: a 1.8-liter turbo four-cylinder that's good for 170 horsepower and 25/38 mpg city/highway fuel economy, and a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 280 horsepower and returns 20/28 city/highway mpg. The CC, on the other hand, starts with a turbocharged four-cylinder that delivers 200 horsepower and an available 3.6-liter V6 is the same as the V6 on the Passat. Both vehicles feature front-wheel drive. You may just have to head to Carter Volkswagen to test drive both vehicles!
2016 VW CC VS 2016 VW Passat: Safety
Your safety should always come first, which is why both the 2016 Volkswagen CC and 2016 Volkswagen Passat feature the latest cutting-edge safety equipment. Both models start with antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, and a rearview camera. Higher trim levels of the Passat can come with a forward collision mitigation system, blind-spot monitor, rear cross-traffic alert, and lane departure warning; only the top trim level of the VW CC offers lane-keep assist, adaptive cruise control, and collision mitigation. On both models, you can take advantage of VW Car Net telematics, which keeps you in touch with instant assistance, no matter where you go.
Learn How New Volkswagen Models From Carter Volkswagen Compare in Seattle, Washington
The search for your next vehicle should be easy--that's why we're proud to be the "Home of the Hassle-Free Experience" here at Carter Volkswagen in Ballard. We're taking the hassle out of researching your new car options with our informative new vehicle comparisons and new model pages. Our team of knowledgeable sales and finance professionals will be happy to show you our new Volkswagen inventory and WorldAuto certified pre-owned models. We're also proud to offer cutting-edge vehicle maintenance and a full selection of genuine Volkswagen parts and accessories. We'll make it worth the drive from Bellevue, Renton, or wherever home is for you. We're located at 5202 Leary Avenue Northwest, Seattle, WA 98107--call (206) 438-2822 before making the trip from Kirkland or Redmond, WA.