Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Passat’ Category

The 2019 Volkswagen Beetle and Passat Win Vincentric Best Value Awards

Monday, February 18th, 2019
Side view of cream-colored 2019 Volkswagen Beetle

The Volkswagen brand has plenty of things going for it, but one standout quality that runs throughout the model lineup is the excellent value of the vehicles, with luxurious styling and premium features offered at an affordable price. This is backed up by the Vincentric’s Best Value in America Awards that were recently announced for the 2019 VW Beetle and 2019 VW Passat. (more…)

What’s new for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Grey 2020 Volkswagen Passat driving by a forest

The Volkswagen Passat, which has been leading the way for the passenger sedan segment for nearly a half-century, is better than ever with a delightful redesign for the 2020 model-year. Read more to find out what’s new for the 2020 VW Passat. (more…)

What Are Some Popular 2019 Volkswagen Passat Accessories?

Monday, November 26th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Passat Interior

The 2019 Volkswagen Passat is available with a wide range of accessory options to help you customize your car’s interior and exterior. From alloy wheels to floor mats to mudguards, you can buy all sorts of genuine Volkswagen accessories to spruce up your driving experience. Beverly Hills drivers don’t need to look far! Volkswagen Santa Monica offers a fully stocked inventory of the latest parts and accessories for the Passat.

Accessory Options

The Volkswagen Passat offers three types of accessories: Protection, Convenience, and Style. Whether you’re looking to protect your car’s interior and exterior, add a few clever features, or change the style, Volkswagen Passat accessories can make it possible.


  • VW Passat Rear Bumper Protector Film
  • Mud Guards
  • VW Roadside Emergency Kit
  • VW First Aid Kit
  • VW Passat Rubber Floor Mats


  • VW Passat Cargo Mat with Organizing Blocks
  • VW Universal Tablet Holder
  • VW Passat Sun Shade
  • VW Roof Rack Bike Carrier
  • VW Trunk Organizer
  • VW Passat Rain Guards


  • VW Slim Black License Plate Frame
  • VW Car Coasters
  • VW Slim Polished License Plate Frame
  • VW Wolfsburg Graphic
  • VW Valve Stem Caps

Passat Exterior Accessories

True, many of the Volkswagen Passat accessories were designed for the interior, but you can also find upgrades for the exterior. Whether your end goal is a more stylish appearance or higher functionality, there are plenty of options from which to choose. Some examples of Passat exterior accessories include spoilers, trailer hitches, chrome accents, wind deflectors, custom hoods, and car covers.

Customizing Your Passat

In addition to accessory upgrades, there are a variety of ways to customize the appearance of your Volkswagen Passat. You can personalize virtually any aspect of your vehicle with a new dash cover, a steering wheel, or gauges. Replacing the pedals, shift knobs, and front and rear seats can also help you achieve the right look for your car.

Shop Passat Accessories at Volkswagen Santa Monica Near Culver City!

If you’re shopping for Volkswagen Passat accessories, Volkswagen Santa Monica is a reliable source near Marina del Rey. Our team of experts can help you choose the right accessories for your car’s model and trim. We can also assist you if you’re searching for a new Volkswagen Passat for sale. Our inventory is one of the largest in the local area, and we’re always offering new car specials.

Is the 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT a good car for commuting to work?

Monday, September 10th, 2018
White 2018 VW Passat GT Driving in a Warehouse

The 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT boasts a sporty design, a powerful engine, superb driving dynamics, and many exclusive features. The new Passat GT is also a great choice for commuting to work, with it recently earning the CarGurus’® Top Cars For Your Commute honor. (more…)

Driving Home in the car of Your Dreams Has Never Been Easier

Monday, January 16th, 2017

2017 Volkswagen Passat side view

The Sign Then Drive Event is the perfect opportunity for Beverly Hills drivers to go home in a dream new Volkswagen vehicle at a stellar price. Whether you’re looking for a nimble Golf GTI to navigate those busy downtown Los Angeles streets, or a stylish, spacious Tiguan to carry you comfortably through beautiful Galpin, there is a Volkswagen vehicle for you. Come in soon because you won’t want to miss these Volkswagen specials. (more…)

2017 Volkswagen Passat Engine Options

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
2017 volkswagen passat

The Volkswagen Passat proves that performance and affordability can go together. The 2017 Volkswagen Passat is offered with two engine choices. All trim levels of the 2017 Passat come standard with the turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine which is rated at 170 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The four-cylinder engine receives an EPA estimated 23 city mpg and 34 highway mpg and it is matched with a six-speed automatic transmission. Available on the SE and SEL Premium trims is a 3.6-liter V6 engine with 280 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque paired with a six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Fuel economy lowers slightly to 20 city mpg and 28 highway mpg for the V6 engine.   (more…)

2017 VW Top Safety Pick Ratings from IIHS

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
2017 vw passat top safety pick iihs

What 2017 Volkswagen Models are the Safest?

It was a big year for Volkswagen as they had six 2017 models earn the Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. To earn the 2017 Top Safety Pick, vehicles must have earned good ratings in IIHS tests evaluated in five categories: frontal impact moderate overlap, frontal impact small overlap, side impact, roof strength, and head restraints. It must also offer an autonomous emergency braking system that earns at least an advanced rating for front crash prevention. The 2017 Top Safety Pick+ is issued to vehicles that have met all of the Top Safety Pick criteria and must offer headlights that earn at least an acceptable rating for visibility and lack of excessive glare.   (more…)

2017 Volkswagen Passat Official Release Date

Friday, September 2nd, 2016
2017 volkswagen passat front end headlights grille

Have you been waiting and waiting for the new 2017 Passat to be available? Many of the 2017 VW models are slowly arriving at VW Santa Monica. Wondering about the 2016 Volkswagen Passat official release date? No need to wait anymore because the 2017 Passat is available now! If you are in the Santa Monica, West Los Angeles or surrounding area come on in today at VW Santa Monica and get your hands on the new 2017 Passat.   (more…)

The 2016 VW Passat Offers Great Value With Affordable Pricing and Exciting New Features

Monday, October 19th, 2015
2016 Volkswagen Passat USA Pricing and Features

2016 Volkswagen Passat USA Pricing and Features

Without a doubt, the Passat has received more changes than any other Volkswagen model for the 2016 model year. But as updates and upgrades are made to Volkswagen drivers’ favorite models, excitement turns to worry as some wonder if the 2016 VW Passat U.S. price will be set outside their budget. Fortunately, Volkswagen has finally revealed details on the 2016 Volkswagen Passat USA pricing and features, so let’s take a look.


2016 Volkswagen Passat Adds New R-Line Trim for Sporty Style

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
What Is Included in the 2016 Volkswagen Passat R-Line Specs

What Is Included in the 2016 Volkswagen Passat R-Line Specs

The new Passat for the 2016 model year looks incredible, and to go along with all the design changes are a number of exciting new features. Among the changes is the introduction of an R-Line model for the first time in the U.S. Passat lineup. So what is included in the 2016 Volkswagen Passat R-Line specs and why should we get excited? Let’s take a look.