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Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) No data No data 3431
Curb Weight - Manual (lb.) 3166 3206 No data
Wheelbase (in.) 110.40 110.00 112.20
Length (in.) 191.60 190.70 191.70
Width (in.) 72.20 72.10 72.90
Height (in.) 58.50 57.30 58.10
Track Front (in.) 62.10 63.00 62.70
Track Rear (in.) 61.00 63.00 62.40
Ground Clearance (in.) 5.40 5.30 No data

Cargo Area Dimensions

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Length (in.) No data No data No data
Width at Wheelwell (in.) No data No data No data
Width at Wall (in.) No data No data No data
Depth (in.) No data No data No data

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Turning Diameter (ft.) 36.40 35.80 37.60
Steering Type R&P R&P R&P
Front Suspension Ind Ind Ind
Rear Suspension Ind Ind Ind
Tires 215/60R16 205/65R16 215/60R16

Exterior Lighting

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Automatic Headlights Std. Std. Std.
Daytime Running Lights Std. Std. N/A
Fog Lights N/A Std. N/A
High Intensity Discharge Headlights N/A N/A N/A
Pickup Truck Cargo Box Light N/A N/A N/A

Exterior

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Bodyside/Cab Step or Running Board N/A N/A N/A
Front Air Dam N/A N/A N/A
Rear Spoiler Opt. Opt. N/A
Skid Plate or Underbody Protection N/A N/A N/A
Splash or Mud Guards N/A N/A N/A
Wind Deflector or Buffer for Convertibles N/A N/A N/A
Power Sliding Side Van Door N/A N/A N/A
Power Trunk Lid N/A N/A N/A

Wheels & Tires

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Alloy Wheels Opt. Opt. N/A
Chrome Wheels N/A Opt. N/A
Full Size Spare Tire N/A N/A N/A
Self Sealing/Run Flat Tires N/A N/A N/A
Steel Wheels Std. Std. Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.
Exterior Auto. Day/Night or Electrochromic Mirror N/A N/A N/A
Glass Rear Window on Convertible N/A N/A N/A
Heated Exterior Mirror N/A N/A N/A
Interior Auto. Day/Night or Electrochromic Mirror N/A Opt. N/A
Power Adjustable Exterior Mirror N/A N/A N/A
Privacy Glass or Deep Tinted Glass N/A N/A N/A
Interval Wipers N/A N/A N/A
Rain Sensing Wipers N/A N/A N/A
Rear Window Defogger Std. Std. Std.
Rear Wiper N/A N/A N/A
Sliding Rear Pickup Truck Window N/A N/A N/A

Towing

Passat 2.5L S

Optima LX MT

Fusion S

Tow Hitch Receiver N/A N/A N/A
Towing Prep. Package N/A N/A N/A
Next Steps

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