2022 Volkswagen Passat
#54 of 2022 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#153 of all 2022 vehicles
The Passat, part of Volkswagen's lineup for decades, is a midsize sedan/wagon with seating up to 5. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. Volkswagen offers a 6-year, 72,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2022 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 2022 Volkswagen Passat is 7% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2022 Volkswagen Passat is 2% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. All trims and versions of the 2022 Volkswagen Passat include the following active safety systems: Front Assist, Lane Assist, and Blind Spot Monitor.
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Optional Light Assist on the 2022 Volkswagen Passat automatically switches off high beams headlights when another vehicle is nearby. Optional Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps points head lamps towards where the vehicle is heading, better lighting the road ahead. 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.