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1st place: Volkswagen Passat
2nd place: Chevrolet Malibu
3rd place: Honda Accord

The Passat's drivetrain was a particular high point among owners, but the car's fuel economy and storage space also earned high ratings.

The Passat's EPA-estimated fuel economy is about the same as for the other top-ranked vehicles in its segment.

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