2019 Volkswagen Passat Trim Level Comparison

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Passat on Wednesday, August 7th, 2019 at 8:11 pm
2019 Volkswagen Passat driving down a city street

2019 Volkswagen Passat Wolfsburg Edition vs SE R-Line

Great acceleration, responsive handling and a spacious interior are only some of the reasons why drivers love the 2019 Volkswagen Passat. But what’s different about each trim? Drivers interested in the tangible similarities and differences between the 2019 Volkswagen Passat Wolfsburg Edition vs the SE R-Line should continue reading.  We’ve prepared a complete breakdown of this sedan’s features and what drivers can expect from each trim.


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The trim level availability of the Passat has been streamlined down to two options for the 2019 model year: Wolfsburg Edition and SE R-Line. While there are several differences in feature availability between both trims, there are just as many similarities. Both trims are powered by a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.0L engine (174 horsepower, 184 pound-feet of torque) that’s mated to a six-speed automatic.

All 2019 Passat models feature the same amount of internal space, as well. Both trim levels feature an interior volume of 117.9 cubic feet and a cargo capacity of 15.9 cubic feet.

2019 Volkswagen Passat dashboard

Which 2019 Passat Model Is Right for Me?


Wolfsburg Edition VS SE R-Line
Turbocharged, 4cyl, 2.0L Engine Turbocharged, 4cyl, 2.0L
Standard Car-Net Smartphone Integration Standard
Standard Blind-Spot Monitoring Standard
Optional Sunroof Standard
Unavailable Front/Rear Parking Sensors Standard

While features such as Volkswagen Car-Net smartphone integration and blind-spot monitoring come standard in every 2019 Passat, the SE R-Line adds several exclusive features. The Se R-Line trim’s added features include a sunroof, front and rear parking sensors and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. Overall, drivers should weigh their personal budget versus their desire for premium features when deciding which of these two trims to purchase.

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