2022 Volkswagen Passat vs 2022 Hyundai Accent

Side by side comparison between the 2022 VW Passat and the 2022 Hyundai Accent.

The mid-size sedan segment in Woodbridge, Virginia, is teeming with options. However, despite the competition, a few sedans like the 2022 Volkswagen Passat have done exceptionally well and wowed the critics. Well-equipped with the latest amenities, the Volkswagen sedan is a great choice for people who are looking for a feature-rich, affordable, and value-packed sedan. Continue reading this article by Karen Radley Acura as we pit the 2022 Volkswagen Passat against one of its biggest rivals, the 2022 Hyundai Accent.

2022 Volkswagen Passat


2022 Hyundai Accent

2L turbocharged inline-4 Engine 1.6L 4-cylinder
174 hp/206 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 120 hp/113 lb-ft
Six-speed automatic transmission Transmission Six-speed manual transmission
5 Seating Capacity 5

Explore the Features of the 2022 Volkswagen Passat

In many aspects like seating capacity, both the sedans bear a lot of similarities. However, when it comes to performance features, the above table is an indication that the 2022 Volkswagen Passat significantly outperforms the 2022 Hyundai Accent. In terms of engine power and performance, the Volkswagen sedan is a clear winner. Now, let’s dive deep into the comfort and interior features of the sedan.

Volkswagen prioritizes the comfort of not just the driver but also the passengers in the 2022 Volkswagen Passat. From plenty of legroom for rear passengers to an 8-way power driver's seat, including power-adjustable lumbar support, the sedan offers ultimate comfort. Meanwhile, the Climatronic® dual-zone automatic climate control, along with heated front seats, ensures you are warm and cozy throughout the ride. Other features like interior ambient lighting and auto-dimming interior rearview mirror further enhance the in-car experience.

The center console is fitted with high-tech features like a user-friendly 6.3-inch touchscreen that boasts compatibility with Apple CarPlay® and Android™. You can enjoy seamless smartphone integration and easy access to all your apps on the touchscreen.

If you’re intrigued by the 2022 Volkswagen Passat and want to take it for a test drive, call the sales team at Karen Radley Volkswagen.