Volkswagen is among the best car brands in the world and has developed some of the best car models, ranging from the Passat to the Toureg. Over the past several years, Volkswagen has introduced a new model in the market, known as the Volkswagen Jetta. The Volkswagen Jetta has become one of the most popular mid-range sedans because of its numerous engine choices and spacious cabin. It has amassed a huge following due to its low-priced fuel consumption, exceptional performance-oriented and the availability of the four-door sedan. These benefits guarantee that all Volkswagen Jetta lovers will find their preferred series of this model, and with the new features that come with the 2017 model, they will surely attract even more clients and boost its popularity in every country in the world.
MPG and Performance
The Volkswagen Jetta is a front-wheel-drive sedan that offers you three engine alternatives. The SE and S models have a 1.4-liter turbocharged four cylinder engine that generates 184 pounds of torque and 150 horsepower. It also has a five-speed manual gearbox as well as a discretional six-speed automatic gearbox. This ensures that you will have the freedom to choose your preferred choice of transmission in your car. The models have an approximate fuel economy of 32 miles per gallon, doing 40 and 28 mpg on the highway and city respectively when using an automatic gearbox. The manual gearbox approximate fuel economy of 33 mpg, doing 28 and 40 mpg in the city and on straightrun highways respectively.
The second model is the SEL, which has a 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that generates 184 pounds of torque and 170 horsepower and a six-speed automatic transmission gearbox. This model has an estimated fuel consumption of 29 miles per gallon, doing 25 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on highways.
The third model is the GLI. It has a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that generates 207 pounds of torque and 210 horsepower. It also has a six-speed manual gearbox with the option of a discretional six-speed automatic gearbox with dual clutch functionality. This model has an EPA of 27 miles per gallon, doing 24 and 33 mpg in the city and on straightrun highways respectively.
The Volkswagen Jetta has several safety features that make sure you are always safe by keeping you away from harm. These features make sure that you are aware of your immediate driving surrounding and help you make the best and safest driving decisions.
Front Assist – This is a safety feature that Volkswagen has developed to sense any imminent collisions or danger and immediately warns you (the driver) with preinstalled lights and sounds.
Rear Traffic Alert – This is also a new technology installed in the Jetta and is designed to sense oncoming traffic using sensors strategically placed on the bumpers. This safety feature will notify you when a car gets too close to your car, or you get too close to a car that is either in front or behind you.
Blind Spot Monitors – This new feature helps you get a clear view of your car’s blind spots and avoid hitting or damaging your car. It also helps when you need to park your car in small and tight parking spaces.
Standardized Rear Camera
The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta also comes with a standardized rear camera that guarantees you have a complete and clear rear view on your main display screen. This helps in eliminating all blind spots that you cannot see when using your car’s side mirrors, especially when reversing or surrounded by bigger vehicles.
So, whichever model of the Volkswagen Jetta you decide to choose, just know you will be selecting the best car in the sedan market with features that will make you love it all the more.