For years, the sedan has been a beloved vehicle among many drivers. Some people love sedans due to their smaller size and ability to maneuver through traffic easily. Other people enjoy sedans because they have great fuel economy for commuting to work or school. Sedans are also a great option for new drivers as they learn the ropes of the road. If you are in the market for a new sedan, you might be wondering which model you should get.
Two popular sedans in the market are the Volkswagen Passat and the Honda Accord. These midsize sedans both provide a reliable experience that any driver will enjoy. Since both of these models showcase great qualities, we going to put them head to head. If you’re curious to see how these two sedans stack up, keep reading for our 2020 Volkswagen Passat vs 2020 Honda Accord comparison. Otherwise, check out our inventory of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat here in Morgantown, WV.
2020 Volkswagen Passat
2020 Honda Accord
|174 hp||Engine Power||192 hp|
|206 lb-ft||Engine Torque||192 lb-ft|
|4 years / 50,000 miles||Basic Warranty Coverage||3 years / 36,000 miles|
*MSRP excluding tax, license registration, $955 destination charge and accessories. Dealer prices may vary. MSRP does not include $395 charge for select premium colors. $395 charge only applies to 2021 models.
As you can see from the comparison table, this competition is fairly. However, the 2020 Volkswagen Passat wins against the 2020 Honda Accord in nearly every category. Looking at the first row, we can see that the Volkswagen Passat has a starting MSRP of $22,995 which is $1,275 less than the starting MSRP of the Honda Accord.
Moving on to the second and third row, both sedans have an engine that gains them an advantage. The Honda Accord engine has 192 horsepower compared to 174 hp in the Volkswagen Passat engine. However, the Volkswagen Passat engine has a torque level of 206 lb-ft compared to 192 lb-ft of torque in the Honda Accord engine.
Finally in the fourth row, the 2020 Volkswagen Passat takes the win by offering a longer basic warranty coverage time period. If you are interested in getting behind the steering wheel of a 2020 Volkswagen Passat, don’t hesitate to schedule a test drive.