What’s is the SE R-Line® Trim of the 2019 VW Passat?

October 23rd, 2018 by

2019 Volkswagen Passat SE R-Line® Design and Style Additions

The biggest change to the 2019 Volkswagen Passat is its new trim levels. The 2018 Volkswagen Passat has 7 trim levels. Meanwhile, the new 2019 Volkswagen Passat has 2 trim levels, both of which are brand-new. Those trim levels are the Wolfsburg trim level as the baseline trim along with the upgraded SE R-Line® trim. While both of these new additions are important to go over in detail, we’ll take today to look at the more stylized and superior 2019 VW Passat SE R-Line®.

2019 VW Passat SE R-Line® Engine and Power Output

The Wolfsburg and SE R-Line® trim levels of the 2019 Volkswagen Passat both have the same engine, and therefore the same power output. However, we’ll still list the numbers here for those who don’t yet know. The 2019 Volkswagen Passat comes with a 2L inline 4 engine that produces 174 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, both trims have a 6-speed automatic transmission and standard front-wheel drive.

2019 VW Passat SE R-Line® Style and Design

Moving past the engine, now we can get into the changes and advantages of the 2019 VW Passat SE R-Line® trim level. Here are the exterior and interior style and comfort features exclusive to the SE R-Line® trim level:

  • 19” Aluminum Alloy Wheels
  • Black Accented Fully Chrome 4-Bar Grille
  • Carbon-Look Dash Inserts
  • Grille Badging
  • Interior Ambient Lighting
  • LED Headlights, Taillights, and Daytime Running Lights
  • Power Tilt-and-Slide Sunroof
  • R-Line® Exclusive Bodywork
  • R-Line® Interior Trim
  • R-Line® Sill Kickplates
  • Stainless Steel Pedal Caps
  • And More!

2019 VW Passat SE R-Line® Technology and Features

In the same way as listed above, now we’ll look at the rest of the technology and convenience features. The following features are found only standard within the SE R-Line® trim level:

  • Active Blind Spot Monitor
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Automatic Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Climatronic Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Discover Media with Navigation
  • Fender® Premium Audio
  • Hands-Free “Easy Open” Trunk
  • Modified Rear Diffuser
  • Park Distance Control
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Remote Start
  • VW Car-Net® Guide & Inform
  • And More!

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