Cars.com Names 2016 VW Passat Best Midsize Sedan

July 8th, 2016 by

Best Midsize Sedan 2016 Volkswagen Passat

One of the best-selling model segments is none other than the midsize sedan. Consumers love driving these models because they offer top-notch efficiency while still being incredibly comfortable! When drivers are on the hunt for a new midsize sedan—or any vehicle style for that matter—they want to get the best model available. Cars.com is one of the most reputable websites that shares the latest information about all brands of vehicles. The site has recently issued its annual list of Best Midsize Sedans, and the 2016 Volkswagen Passat snagged the top spot!

Best Midsize Sedan Criteria

In order to be eligible for the Cars.com Best Midsize Sedan list, models needed to be less than $28,000 (MSRP), be equipped with an automatic transmission, and be able to attain a combined fuel economy of 28 mpg. From there, experts and a couple from Atlanta who are hunting for a new sedan test drove each qualifying vehicle and made their decisions based on available features, technology, cargo volume, acceleration, braking, handling, and overall ride.

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2016 Volkswagen Passat Earns Top Spot

The 2016 Volkswagen Passat performed extremely well in all of the required areas and was named the Best Midsize Sedan, followed by the 2016 Kia Optima and the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu.

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2016 Volkswagen Passat For Sale Near Barre, VT

We are extremely pleased that the 2016 Passat was named the Best Midsize Sedan, and we know why it snagged the top spot! The 2016 Passat is incredibly stylish inside and out! Under the finely sculpted hood will either be a 170 horsepower 1.8L inline 4-cylinder (25 mpg-city, 38 mpg-highway fuel economy) or a 280 horsepower 3.6L V6 engine (20 mpg-city, 28 mpg-highway fuel economy), both of which offer a very fun and powerful ride! The sophisticated interior of the 2016 Passat contains extremely comfortable seating, along with the optional VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system! More details about the 2016 Passat can be found here.

Test Drive the Best Midsize Sedan at Walker Volkswagen!

If you are ready to check out the Best Midsize Sedan, contact Walker Volkswagen and test drive the 2016 Passat today!