A comparison image of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and 2019 Volkswagen Passat

The Jetta and the Passat are two of the most loved Volkswagen models, and it's no surprise why - both feature tech savvy amenities, modern styling, and spirited performance suitable for a wide variety of drivers.

If either of these head-turning VW sedans has come up in your research, use our Fox VW expert's Jetta vs. Passat guide to see how they stack up head-to-head. To view our current selection of both vehicles, head to our Rochester Hills, MI, Jetta and Passat inventories, then be sure to check out our Jetta and Passat lease deals as well. Please reach out to a Fox VW team member online or at (248) 731-0113 if you have any questions.

Performance Specs

Performance comes standard in both the Jetta and the Passat, with each model doling out more than enough power to put a smile on your face. While performance is important, fuel efficiency holds just as much value, which is why these VW sedans are also geared to save you big at the pump. Look through key performance figures in the table below.

2019 VW Jetta

Vs.

2019 VW Passat

1.4L Turbo

Engine

2.0L Turbo I4

147 HP

Horsepower

174 HP

184 lb.-ft.

Torque

184 lb.-ft.

30/40

MPG city/highway

25/36

The interior comparison of the 2019 Jetta & Passat

Interior Features

Flaunt your personal style with the wide range of interior options available on the Jetta and the Passat. Whether you want a splash of color or a great view of the outdoors, these VW models have what you want. The table below details the popular interior options.

2019 VW Jetta

Vs.

2019 VW Passat

Available

Sunroof

Available

10-color

Interior Lighting

1-color

Available

Driver Personalization

Not Available

BeatsAudio®

Audio System

Fender® Premium Audio System

Available

Heated Front Seats

Available

Available

Ventilated Front Seats

Not Available

Available

Heated Rear Seats

Not Available

Leather-trimmed

Upholstery

V-Tex Leatherette trimmed

A woman buckling the seat best in a 2019 VW Jetta

Safety

When it comes to safety, these VW sedans make no compromises. Equipped with the latest and greatest tech, the Jetta and the Passat ensure you make it your destination safely every time. Check the table below to see the range of safety features available for each model.

2019 VW Jetta

Vs.

2019 VW Passat

Available

Lane Keeping System (Lane Assist)

Available

Available

Rear Traffic Alert

Available

Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Available

Available

Front Assist w/ Autonomous Emergency Braking

Available

Standard

Rearview Camera

Standard

Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Available

Take a Test Drive at Fox Volkswagen

Now that you've discovered the differences between the Jetta and the Passat, are you ready to get behind the wheel? If so, check our Jetta and Passat inventories for model availability, then apply our Jetta or Passat lease deals to secure a great value on your new ride. For more information on either model, head over to our Jetta and Passat hub pages, or get in touch with a Fox VW team member online or at (248) 731-0113.

An image of a 2019 Jetta and 2019 Passat driving down the road

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