Discover How Your Favorite Model Performs in the City and on the Open Highways

When you're shopping for a new vehicle, there are a lot of things to take into consideration. One major one should be fuel economy, since fluctuating gas prices can force you to rethink a family road trip. That's why we've created this page, which details the fuel efficiency of the Volkswagen lineup of cars, sedans, and SUVs.

Volkswagen Atlas Fuel Economy

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas has two available engines, starting with the standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that achieves an EPA-estimated 22 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway in a front-wheel drive only set-up.

An available 3.6-liter V6 engine gets 17 mpg city and 24 mpg highway when equipped with front-wheel drive; in an all-wheel drive setup, the engine is rated to return 17 mpg city and 23 mpg highway. With full-size SUV efficiency like this, it's easy to see why the Atlas tops to its Grand Rapid rivals.

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Volkswagen Jetta Fuel Economy

All versions of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta come equipped with a standard 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. This turbo technology maximizes both engine power and efficiency, as shown by the sedan's EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings.

When outfitted with the six-speed manual transmission, the Jetta earns an estimated 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. With an eight-speed automatic changing gears for you, your Jetta achieves the same city mileage figure, and gets an estimated 39 mpg highway. Thanks to these numbers, it's easy to see why the Jetta stands-out when compared to rivals.

Volkswagen Jetta Research

Volkswagen Passat Fuel Economy

What Kind of Fuel Economy Can You Expect in a Passat?

The Volkswagen Passat is designed to give its driver the ultimate in peace of mind. For everyone, that typically means safety, but it’s also in the little things, such as how often you need to stop for gas. We’ve all had that morning commute when you’re running late, only to look at your dashboard and realize that you’re running on empty. Why not invest in a vehicle where you can significantly reduce your chances of this happening to you? Enter the Volkswagen Passat.

The Passat is easily able to maximize its fuel efficiency ratings which come in at 25 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway. With a combined rating of 29 mpg, Passat owners will have more than enough in the tank to get where they need to go at any time.

With company no longer producing the V6 GT model in 2019, the Volkswagen Passat comes with a single engine option. Every Passat comes standard with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that gets 174 horsepower and 184 pounds-foot of torque. The engine is complimented by a reliable six-speed automatic transmission and can get from zero to 60 in just 8.1 seconds.

The Volkswagen Passat is a simple and streamlined no nonsense solution for drivers who emphasize getting from Point A to Point B with no fuss. You’ll have enough gas in the tank to keep your mind on the road and with the company’s renowned engineering capabilities, the Passat will be at your side for years to come.

If you’re in the market for a new Volkswagen Passat, you can head over here to check out your options at Betten Volkswagen. If you need to know why you should make the Passat your next vehicle, you can see how it beats the competition here.

Volkswagen Passat Research

Volkswagen Tiguan Fuel Economy

What Kind of Fuel Economy Can You Expect in a Tiguan?

The Volkswagen Tiguan is designed to give drivers the fuel economy of a compact SUV while delivering the kind of sophistication that often evades this market. SUVs are family cars, and the best way to spend time with family is to take them on a spontaneous trip. But just when you’ve hit your stride a few hours into the trip, you look down and realize you have to stop for gas. It’s a momentum killer, which is why the Volkswagen Tiguan is built to make sure you have enough in tank to keep going.

The Tiguan gets solid fuel economy ratings with 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. This brings a combined rating of 25 mpg, which will keep Tiguan owners on the road rather than wasting time at the pump.

The Volkswagen Tiguan comes standard with a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder turbocharged engine. Tiguan owners can expect to get up to 184 horsepower and 221 pounds-foot of torque and can get from zero to 60 in 8.2 seconds. There is also an available 4Motion all-wheel-drive option they can choose from for a little added control that can get from zero to 60 in 9.1 seconds.

Between the fuel economy and the sturdy build of the Tiguan’s engine, you’ll have more than enough at your fingertips to go for miles and miles. Volkswagen builds their vehicles to last, and while they may not be flashy, they are undoubtedly a reliable choice for the sensible driver.

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Volkswagen Tiguan Research

Volkswagen boasts a complete roster of engine options, depending on the model, that ranges from a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine up to the powerful 3.6-liter V6 that's available for the Atlas. There's even an electric Volkswagen, the e-Golf, that's powered by a 100 kW AXC electric motor! Most Volkswagen models are propelled by either a 1.8-liter turbocharged TSI૯our-cylinder engine or a 2.0-liter turbocharged TSI® four-cylinder engine, with performance and fuel economy varying by model and whether the vehicle employs front-wheel or all-wheel drive.

From Allendale MI to Holland MI, we're well-known for offering the area's best selection of new Volkswagen vehicles. Our inventory runs the gamut, ranging from the iconic Beetle convertible to the full-size Atlas SUV, so you're sure to find a model that meets your daily driving needs. Volkswagen first drew notice in America for offering a small, fuel-efficient car at time when that wasn't a top-of-mind concern for U.S. car shoppers, and that focus on efficiency has continued in the many years since.

We invite you to check out the various VW models shown here. Once you've found one or two that intrigue you, make sure to take a good look at our new vehicle specials and featured new vehicles, where you might find one offered at a highly competitive price that's hard to pass up. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We're ready to help in any way we can.

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