NHTSA Crash Test Results

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

Frontal Crash Test (Driver)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Saab 9-5 w/Side Airbags)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Volkswagen Passat 4-Door w/Side Airbags)

Frontal Crash Test (Passenger)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Saab 9-5 w/Side Airbags)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Volkswagen Passat 4-Door w/Side Airbags)

Side Crash Test (Front) Not Tested

11-20 percent or greater chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Volkswagen Passat 4-Door w/Side Airbags)

Side Crash Test (Rear) Not Tested

11-20 percent or greater chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Volkswagen Passat 4-Door w/Side Airbags)

IIHS Crash Test Results

Overall Rating

Reliability Rating

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

Overall 5 out of 5
see details
4 out of 5
see details

Safety Features

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

Driver Airbag Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag with Head Protection Std. Std.
Passenger Airbag Std. Std.
Side Head Curtain Airbags N/A Std.
Second Row Side Airbag N/A N/A
Second Row Side Airbag with Head Protection N/A N/A
Power Windows Std. Std.
Electronic Parking Aid N/A N/A
First Aid Kit N/A N/A
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Std. Std.

Anti-Theft & Locks

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

Child Safety Door Locks Std. Std.
Locking Pickup Truck Tailgate N/A N/A
Power Door Locks Std. Std.
Vehicle Anti-Theft Std. Std.

Remote Controls & Remote Releases

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

Keyless Entry (Remote Lock/Unlock) Std. Std.
Remote Ignition N/A N/A
Next Steps

9-5 Linear

Passat GL

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