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Engines & Power

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX

Standard Engine 2.5L 170 hp I5 2.4L 200 hp I4
Horsepower 170 @ 5700 RPM 200 @ 6300 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 177 @ 4250 RPM 186 @ 4250 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 20/DOHC 16/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 2480 2359
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.25 X 3.64 3.46 X 3.82
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 11.3:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/DI
Turbocharger No No
Supercharger No No

Transmissions

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX

Standard Transmission 5-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102.00 102.20
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 15.90 15.40
Standard Towing (lb.) 1000 No data
Max Towing (lb.) 1000 No data
Standard Payload (lb.) No data No data
Max Payload (lb.) No data No data
Standard GVWR (lb.) 4431 No data
Max GVWR (lb.) 4431 No data

Braking & Traction

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A
Traction Control Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std.
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