Riverhead Bay Volkswagen in Riverhead, NY Compares the Volkswagen Passat to the Toyota Camry

Riverhead Bay Volkswagen has a wide variety of Passat models to choose from and a professional sales team ready to help. Our sales team has assisted many customers from the Sayville area find the Passat that's right for them, so why not let us help you?

We've learned how to help our customers on their path to the right car. 

Let's take a look at how the new Volkswagen Passat compares to the Toyota Camry.


Why is the New Volkswagen Passat the Better Car for You?

When comparing the two models side by side the Volkswagen Passat outshines the competition. 

  • The Passat has a better starting price.
  • Passat offers more features when compared to its competitor - including more cargo space and host of safety and media options.

Passat Vs Camry

The 2021 Passat and Camry are both quality mid-sized sedans - however, there are some key differences between these two models.

  • Price Points: The 2021 Volkswagen Passat has a lower MSRP with a starting cost at around $25,000. Whereas the new Toyota Camry's price is higher with a starting cost of around $27,000.
  • Available Trims: The new Volkswagen Passat has 3 available trims this year: 

 S, SE, and R-Line. 

The Toyota Camry comes in seven available trims: 

LE, SE, SE Nightshade, XSE, XLE, and TRD.

  • Performance: The 2021 Volkswagen Passat offers a singular option for its engine. 
Turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder. 

With this engine, the Passat offers drivers 174 horsepower with 206 pounds-feet of torque with 24/36 miles per gallon.

In comparison, the Toyota Camry offers its drivers several options with its engines: a four-cylinder and an available V6 option. Depending on the trim, Camry drivers could get up to 206 horsepower and 182 pounds-feet of torque with the four-cylinder or 301 hp and 267 pounds-feet of torque with the V6. This means the Camry gets up to 51/53 miles per gallon.

  • Interior & Cargo Space: Both the Volkswagen Passat and Toyota Camry can seat up to five passengers. The Passat has an advantage in cargo room as it has 15.9 cubic feet of space, and the Camry has 15.1 cubic feet of space.
  • Tech and Features: The technology and features drivers can expect from the new Volkswagen Passat and Toyota Camry will vary by trim.

Passat owners could get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, adaptive cruise control, sunroof, remote start, keyless access with push-button ignition, paddle shifters, blind-spot monitor, lane keeping assist, automatic emergency braking, and more.

Depending on the trim, the Toyota Camry can offer its drivers features like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Amazon Alexa compatibility, Automatic high-beam headlights, road sign recognition, forward collision mitigation, and more.

Go for a Test Drive in the New 2021 Volkswagen Passat

Has the new Volkswagen Passat caught your eye? Go online or give us a call and let one of our sales teams at Riverhead Bay Volkswagen set you up with a test drive in this great car. We've helped people from Coram and the surrounding areas, so don't hesitate to get your hands on the new Volkswagen Passat today.


TheNew 2021 Volkswagen Passat from Riverhead Bay 

To get behind the wheel of your new VW Passat, make your way to Riverhead Bay Volkswagen. You can also reserve online. We take pride in being your local Coram Volkswagen dealer. Our goal is to make sure your next car-buying experience is a pleasure. If you are seeking financing, we also have an on-site finance department as well. Our team of finance professionals is here to get you approved for your new Passat while staying within your budget. For added convenience, be sure to complete an online finance application and get pre-approved for incredible VW loans and leasing offers in minutes from the comforts of home. 

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We also have a state-of-the-art service center available to help keep your Passat in pristine condition for years to come. Our certified technicians perform everything from oil changes to brake inspections to get you back on the road safely and promptly. Contact us or stop by for more information, and see why so many of your friends and neighbors have made us their local VW dealer.