2017 Volkswagen Passat vs 2017 Ford Fusion 

In the automotive industry, two manufacturers (Volkswagen and Ford) have routinely found themselves at the top of the heap in terms of tech innovation, performance and exterior design cues. Their respective entries into the midsize sedan market, the Passat and Fusion, come new for the 2017 model year with all the features needed to work wonders for anyone from hardcore automotive enthusiasts to casual drivers, but how well do they match up head to head?

Our team at Neftin VW wants to keep you informed as possible about the vehicles that interest you the most. We've done some research on both the 2017 Passat and 2017 Fusion, so come in and check out which one works best for your current needs on the road! 

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2017 Passat vs 2017 Fusion
$22,440 MSRP $22,610
1.8-liter turbocharged Inline 4 Base Engine 2.5-liter Inline 4
170 / 184 Horsepower / Torque 175 / 175
23 city / 34 highway Fuel Economy 23 city / 34 highway

2017 Volkswagen Passat Thousand Oaks CA

In any comparison between two models as equally matched as the 2017 Volkswagen Passat in Thousand Oaks CA and 2017 Ford Fusion, the choice will ultimately come down to your specific preferences. The Passat and Fusion are both capable of achieving the same fuel economy with their base engines, though you'll be treated to greater torque output with the Passat. That's not the only area in which the Passat holds an upper hand over its Ford counterpart; the VW Car-Net infotainment system affords you greater versatility and capability than that of Ford's SYNC 3 system, and combined with the top-tier driver assistance innovations you'll receive on the Passat, a VW is a no-brainer. Some of these available features include:

  • Front Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Lane Assist
  • Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Park Pilot
  • Many more!

The 2017 Passat is a wonderful choice for just about any type of driver, and if you'd like the chance to get behind the wheel and experience it for yourself, feel free to contact our sales team here at Neftin VW. We'll help you schedule a test drive and are always standing by ready to help you with anything you'd like to know about the Passat's features and capabilities. We encourage you to stop in and see us today to see what all the hype is about surrounding this midsize king of the pavement!

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