A Moving Deformable Barrier impact at 38.5 Mph/61 Km/h. Driver is a 50th Percentile Male, and the rear passenger is a 5th Percentile Female. The MDB weighs 3015lbs (1368kg).

NHTSA's MDB Side Crash Test of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat.
Rating based on 2011+ criteria.

The Passat NMS is planned to be discontinued in 2023 due to slow sales.

Driver - Passenger
HIC 87 - 249
***** - ***** (Five Stars Overall)