Car and Driver "Masters of the Middle" comparo sizes up Passat, Fusion, Altima and Accord
That's a convincing string of victories, but they're all against the old hotness. So C/D put the Passat 2.5 SE against the freshest mid-sized competitors, the all-new-for-2013 versions of the Ford Fusion SE EcoBoost, Honda Accord EX and Nissan Altima 2.5 SV, and, well, you'll have to see if the German's enormous back seat and good chassis were enough to keep it on top. You can find out how they all ranked, and why, in the video below.
- Most and least efficient car companies
- Fastest-depreciating cars in the United States
- Find and compare 2017 Models