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Compare Volkswagen Passat B7 Variant [1.4 TSI 122PS] vs Subaru Legacy 5 Wagon [2.0d] vs Volkswagen Passat B5.5 Variant [1.8 T]

Reviews

Neo score
53%
59%
68%
Pros
  • Still available with VR6 engine
  • Improved DSG transmission
  • Manual still widely available
  • Very elegant, clean design
  • Great flat engines, including a larger 3.6L H6
  • Manual transmissions still available
  • Symmetric AWD system
  • Superb suspension setup in 4Motion models
  • Wonderful engines, including VR5, VR6, and W8
  • Clean, classic styling
  • No bullshit
Cons
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • Still uses MacPherson strut front suspension
  • H6 engine stuck with 5-speed auto
  • CVT
  • Semi-independent suspension for FWD models

Price

Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

1.4 TSI 122PS
1.4 TSI EcoFuel 150PS DSG
1.4 TSI EcoFuel 150PS
1.4 TSI BlueMotion 122PS
1.4 TSI BlueMotion 122PS DSG
1.4 TSI BlueMotion 160PS
1.4 TSI BlueMotion 160PS DSG
1.6 TDI BlueMotion
1.6 TDI BlueMotion
1.8 TSI DSG
2.0 BlueTDI
2.0 BlueTDI DSG
2.0 TDI 140PS
2.0 TDI 140PS 4MOTION
2.0 TDI 140PS DSG
2.0 TDI 170PS
2.0 TDI 170PS 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI 170PS DSG
2.0 TDI BlueMotion 177PS
2.0 TDI BlueMotion 177PS 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI BlueMotion 177PS DSG
2.0 TSI
2.0 TSI DSG
3.6 V6 4MOTION DSG
2.0d
2.0d sport
2.0 CVT
2.5 GT
2.5 CVT
2.5 sport CVT
1.8 T
1.8 T AT
1.9 TDI 100PS
1.9 TDI 100PS AT
1.9 TDI 130PS 4MOTION
1.9 TDI 130PS 5MT
1.9 TDI 130PS 6MT
1.9 TDI 130PS AT
2.0
2.3 VR5
2.3 VR5 4MOTION
2.3 VR5 AT
2.5 TDI 4MOTION
2.5 TDI 4MOTION AT
2.5 TDI AT
2.5 TDI V6
2.8 4MOTION
2.8 4MOTION AT
4.0 W8 4MOTION
4.0 W8 4MOTION AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
603 L / 21.3 cu-ft ~ 1731 L / 61.1 cu-ft
526 L / 18.6 cu-ft ~ 1660 L / 58.6 cu-ft
495 L / 17.5 cu-ft ~ 1600 L / 56.5 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
9.0 L / 9.5 qt
9.0 L / 9.5 qt
7.0 L / 7.4 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
3.6 L / 3.8 qt
5.9 L / 6.2 qt
3.5 L / 3.7 qt
Fuel Capacity
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
65.0 L / 17.2 gal
62.0 L / 16.4 gal
Passengers
5
5
5
Payload
672 kg / 1482 lbs
430 kg / 948 lbs
404 kg / 891 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Disc
Disc
Offroad | Approach Angle
13.5 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
9.5 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
11.9 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
MacPherson strut
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Double-wishbone
Torsion beam semi-independent
Tire Size
205/55 R16
225/45 R18W
195/65 R15
Turning Circle
11.4 m / 37.4 ft
11.4 m / 37.4 ft
11.4 m / 37.4 ft

Construction

Body Style
5-door Station Wagon
5-door Station Wagon
5-door Station Wagon

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
135 mm / 5.3 in
Size | Height
1516 mm / 59.7 in
1535 mm / 60.4 in
1498 mm / 59.0 in
Size | Length
4771 mm / 187.8 in
4775 mm / 188.0 in
4682 mm / 184.3 in
Size | Width
1820 mm / 71.7 in | 2062 mm / 81.2 in (mirror unfolded)
1780 mm / 70.1 in
1746 mm / 68.7 in
Track Width | Front
1552.0 mm / 61.1 in
1530.0 mm / 60.2 in
1515.0 mm / 59.6 in
Track Width | Rear
1551.0 mm / 61.1 in
1535.0 mm / 60.4 in
1515.0 mm / 59.6 in
Weight
1398.0 kg / 3082.1 lbs
1625.0 kg / 3582.5 lbs
1596.0 kg / 3518.6 lbs
Wheel Size
6.5J x 16
6.5J x 16
6J x 15
Wheelbase
2712 mm / 106.8 in
2750 mm / 108.3 in
2703 mm / 106.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
10.6 sec
9.6 sec
9.4 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
10.1 sec
9.1 sec
8.9 sec
CO2 Emission
149 g/km
168 g/km
206 g/km
Fuel Economy
6.4 L/100km / 36.8 MPG (combined) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (urban) | 5.1 L/100km / 46.1 MPG (highway)
6.4 L/100km / 36.8 MPG (combined) | 7.9 L/100km / 29.8 MPG (urban) | 5.5 L/100km / 42.8 MPG (highway)
8.6 L/100km / 27.4 MPG (combined) | 11.8 L/100km / 19.9 MPG (urban) | 6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
200.0 km/h / 124.3 mph
203.0 km/h / 126.1 mph
214.0 km/h / 133.0 mph
Towing Capacity
730 kg / 1609 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1400 kg / 3086 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1700 kg / 3748 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
650 kg / 1433 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), Front-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 5
Euro 5
Euro 4
Engine
CAXA
EE20
AWT
Engine | Bore
76.5 mm / 3.0 in
86.0 mm / 3.4 in
81.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
10.0:1
16.3:1
9.5:1
Engine | Displacement
1.4 L / 84.8 cu-in / 1390.0 cc
2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 cc
1.8 L / 108.7 cu-in / 1781.0 cc
Engine | Power
122.0 hp / 91.0 kW @ 5000 rpm
150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 3600 rpm
150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 5700 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
87.8 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
75.1 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
84.2 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
75.6 mm / 3.0 in
86.0 mm / 3.4 in
86.4 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Torque
200 Nm / 147.5 lb-ft @ 1500-4000 rpm
350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1800-2400 rpm
210 Nm / 154.9 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged commonrail diesel flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 5 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
6-speed
6-speed
5-speed
Transmission | Type
Manual
Manual
Manual

Production

Availability
2010 ~ 2014
2009 ~ 2014
2000 ~ 2005
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