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2022 Toyota Camry Hybrid vs. 2022 Volkswagen Passat Review

Picture of the 2022 Toyota Camry Hybrid

2022 Toyota
Camry Hybrid

MSRP*: $27,980 to $33,420
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Picture of the 2022 Volkswagen Passat

2022 Volkswagen
Passat

MSRP*: $27,575 to $30,575
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MPG - City 44 - 51 MPG 24 MPG
MPG - Hwy 47 - 53 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 208-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 174-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 208 hp 174 hp
Exterior Length 192.1 - 192.7 in 193.6 in
Exterior Width 72.4 in 72.6 in
Leg Room Front 42.1 in
Rear 38.0 in
Front 42.4 in
Rear 39.1 in
Head Room Front 38.3 in
Rear 37.6 in
Front 37.4 in
Rear 37.8 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Toyota Camry Hybrid than in the Volkswagen Passat, due to the Toyota Camry Hybrid's smaller rear head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Toyota Camry Hybrid and the Volkswagen Passat in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Toyota Camry Hybrid as you will with the Volkswagen Passat, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Toyota Camry Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Passat.

Dimensions
The Toyota Camry Hybrid is about the same width as the Volkswagen Passat. When looking at overall length, the Toyota Camry Hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Passat.

Handling
The Toyota Camry Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Volkswagen Passat, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Toyota Camry Hybrid is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Passat.

Powertrain
The Toyota Camry Hybrid has much less torque than the Volkswagen Passat, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Toyota Camry Hybrid and the Volkswagen Passat.