Test-Drive the New 2017 Volkswagen Passat in Evanston, IL

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat, makes you rethink what a family car should look like. The VW Passat is both fun and functional, and it's always up for any family outing! Travel in refined style over any terrain with your loved ones, knowing you are traversing safely and comfortably. There is no doubt that the sleek 2017 Volkswagen Passat will transform your every drive. Visit our 2017 Volkswagen dealership in Evanston, IL, and test-drive this aware-winning family midsize sedan.

Convenient Interior and Smart Technology:

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat welcomes you and your family into an upscale interior every time you decide to take it out for a spin. Inside the cabin, you'll find wood-textured trim and refined aluminum accents. If you wish to increase your comfort level, simply opt for available heated front and rear seats. The interior of the Passat is spacious, too, as it offers best-in-class rear legroom, which means your passengers won't feel cramped in the backseat during long road trips! If you head out for a family getaway and require some additional gear, the Passat can assist you as it includes a 60/40-split folding rear seat with pass-through. Although this midsize sedan seats five, cargo space isn't compromised as 15.9 cubic feet of room is available! When every family member is loaded in, turn up the music through Bluetooth® with audio streaming and start jamming out to your weekend soundtrack. Thanks to Fender® Premium Audio System, you'll enjoy concert-quality sound as you carry on adventuring. Additional interior and technology perks include:

  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto®
  • Hands-free Easy Open trunk
  • Climatronic® dual-zone automatic climate

Award-Winning Safety:

Safety matters when you are trusting a vehicle with your family's well-being, which is why the 2017 VW Passat has been designed with seven stability-enhancing features to protect you and your loved ones. You can feel secure in knowing that the 2017 Volkswagen Passat received a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the NHTSA, thanks to its impressive line of driver-assistive technologies. Available Park Steering Assistant (Park Assist) actively works to simplify parking by helping you steer your Passat into and out of tight parking spots. The only thing the system requires you to control is the accelerator, brake and shifter, and the system does the rest! Plus, an available Blind Spot Monitor helps keep you out of harm's way on the highway as it alerts you to vehicles traveling through your blind spot before you decide to switch lanes. Should a collision occur, the Intelligent Crash Response System will deploy, automatically turning off the fuel pump, unlocking the doors and activating your hazard lights. Additional safety technologies include: 

  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Forward Collision Warning System
  • Park Distance Control

Impressive Performance

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat delivers an outstanding driving experience. Every time you get behind the wheel of this midsize sedan, you'll experience solid steering and fast acceleration. Shift quickly and confidently thanks to a 6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode. If you'd prefer to shift more fluidly, opt for available track-inspired paddle shifters that can be engaged faster while keeping your hands on the wheel. For more seamless acceleration, opt for the available DSG® automatic transmission. You will always achieve impressive power and performance in the 2017 Volkswagen Passat thanks to two strong engine options. Your engine options include:


  • 8-liter Turbo TSI® engine that outputs 170 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-liter V6 engine with up to 280 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
  • DSG® automatic transmission
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode

Set a new tone for all your family drives and take home your very own 2017 Volkswagen Passat today. Visit The Autobarn Volkswagen Evanston at your next convenience and we'll get you behind the wheel of the fun and practical Passat!

Based on 2017 EPA mileage/highway estimates and driving range ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/label/learn-more-PHEV-label.shtml.

Send Us a Message

Use the form below to send us an email. We thank you for your interest in contacting us and will respond to all inquiries promptly.

Please check errors