For 2009, the Volkswagen Passat Sedan downsizes its trim levels to a single front-wheel-drive Komfort trim level but adds a hard-drive-based navigation system with a touch-screen and digital music storage capability. A midsize sedan with an upscale interior, the VW Passat Sedan is equipped with a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine that puts out 200 hp and 207 lb-ft of torque paired to a mandatory six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control. EPA fuel economy estimates for the VW Passat Sedan are 19 mpg city/29 mpg hwy and 23 mpg in combined driving. Roomy and well equipped, Volkswagen Passat Sedan standard features highlight a five-passenger interior with amenities such as a 12-way power driver’s seat including lumbar support. VW Passat Sedan standard safety features include antilock disc brakes, stability control, anti-whiplash front head restraints, front-seat side airbags and full-length head curtain airbags, while rear-seat side airbags are optional.