Carter Volkswagen In Ballard Compares The Passat To The Honda Accord In Seattle, WA
Choosing your next sedan in a flooded market can be a daunting task. Fortunately the digital age provides us with all the information we can handle which can also make the task difficult. Carter Volkswagen just west of Bellevue, WA is here to help with the following side-by-side comparison. Take a look at the facts below to gain a clearer perspective of which model offers the most for the money. As with any decision of this size, a thorough demonstration and test drive is necessary so after seeing what the Honda Accord offers, be sure to come by Carter Volkswagen to compare the feel and drive of the German engineered Volkswagen Passat.
|2015 Volkswagen Passat||2015 Honda Accord|
|$21,340||Entry Level MSRP||$22,905|
|36.4 Feet||Turning Diameter||38.1 Feet|
|24-35||Fuel Mileage (MPG City-Hwy)||24-34|
|39.1 Inches||Second Row Legroom||38.5 Inches|
Carter Volkswagen In Ballard Looks Over The Design Of Each Vehicle In Seattle, WA
The artistic design of vehicles generally comes down to preference. Some hold an appreciation for the solid German design of Volkswagen while others may find the looks of the Honda Accord more appealing. The real difference in design reaches beneath the appearance to the overall quality of the vehicle. Honda has been a major player on the market for generations and clearly designs good vehicles. However, few are able to claim a renowned reputation equal to that of German engineering. When looking closely at the details like a quiet cabin, solid feel behind the wheel, as well as fit and finish, most would agree that the German engineering of the VW Passat has the advantage. Take the short drive from Renton, WA and see first hand how the Volkswagen Passat looks and feels at Carter Volkswagen in Ballard.
Carter Volkswagen In Ballard Compares Performance In Seattle, WA
Modern technology has set a high bar for performance. Greater power and efficiency is necessary to keep up with the industry and each of these vehicles are solid contenders in the area of performance. On paper, many of the numbers are quite similar but this can be misleading. The Volkswagen comes standard with a turbocharged 1.8-liter engine that offers a slight advantage in torque and fuel mileage. A slightly larger fuel tank in the VW Passat allows it to go farther on a single tank of fuel. Each vehicle is equipped with similar strut-type front suspension and multilink rear suspension so the difference comes down to how the suspension is tuned. This is best experienced first hand with a test drive since everyone's perception of ride quality is different. Most agree that the VW Passat has the advantage here with a more comfortable, quiet, and solid feel behind the wheel. Carter Volkswagen is conveniently located just west of Kirkland, WA so come by and decide if the Passat truly is the better performing vehicle.
Carter Volkswagen In Ballard Looks At Safety And Features In Seattle, WA
As the roadways become ever more crowded and full of distracted drivers, safety is incredibly important. Each of these vehicles have been recognized by the IIHS as a Top Safety Pick which means both are quite safe. The NHTSA agrees and has given both vehicles a 5-star safety rating but here there are some minor differences to note. According to the NHTSA demanding crash tests, the Volkswagen Passat has an advantage in both driver and passenger frontal crash safety safety. Of course the VW Passat is also equipped with brake, stability, and traction controls backed by acclaimed German engineering to keep the Passat under complete control in any condition or circumstance. Each vehicle comes standard with similar equipment and minor differences like turn signals on the Passat's power mirrors. Many have also noted a distinct difference in the fit, finish, and overall feel when commanding the VW Passat. Cruise by Carter Volkswagen in Ballard proudly serving residents of Redmond, WA for a full demonstration and test drive of the Passat.
Carter Volkswagen In Ballard Is The Premier Dealership In The Seattle, WA Area
At Carter Volkswagen in Ballard, we believe it is important to provide every customer with VIP treatment. Whether shopping through our huge selection of new Volkswagen vehicles or just seeing what's available in our wide variety of quality used vehicles, we put the customer first. We are proud to be a full service dealership dedicated to helping customers get the most out of their vehicles and dealership experience. Let the factory trained technicians in our service department take care of any maintenance and repair quickly and conveniently. The precision German engineering behind every Volkswagen deserves nothing less than genuine VW parts and accessories which can be found in our parts department. We are conveniently located just up the road from Puyallup, WA so come by and visit us at 5202 Leary Avenue Northwest, Seattle, WA 98107. We'll have the proverbial red carpet waiting when you call ahead at (855) 587-0726. Thank you and we look forward to earning your business.