2021 Volkswagen Passat
#48 of 2021 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#123 of all 2021 vehicles
The Passat, a mainstay of Volkswagen's lineup for decades, is a midsize sedan/wagon with seating up to 5. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Volkswagen offers a 6-year, 72,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Volkswagen Passat has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0497% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.6721%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0497% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.6721% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Volkswagen Passat is 7% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2021 Volkswagen Passat is 2% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features on the 2021 Volkswagen Passat can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 Volkswagen Passat include the following active safety system: Front Assist. Some safety features are optional on the 2021 Volkswagen Passat--- although they add to the cost, one should consider the benefits of Lane Assist and Blind Spot Monitor.
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Optional Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps better illuminate the road ahead --- the lights point towards the direction that the vehicle is heading. Optional Light Assist on the 2021 Volkswagen Passat automatically switches off high beams headlights when another vehicle is nearby. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Volkswagen Passat. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.