Volkswagen Jetta Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Volkswagen Jetta Reviews

The Volkswagen Jetta is a sedan offered in a 4dr DSG TDI SE w/Connectivity, 4dr Man TDI SEL, 4dr Auto GLI SEL, 4dr Man SE, 4dr Man S, 4dr Auto SE Launch Edition, 4dr Man TDI S, 4dr Auto SEL, 4dr Man S w/Technology, 4dr DSG Hybrid SEL Premium, 4dr Auto SE w/Connectivity/Navigation, 4dr DSG TDI SEL, 4dr Man GLI SE, 4dr Man GLI SEL, 4dr Auto SE, 4dr DSG TDI S, 4dr Auto S w/Technology, 4dr Man SE Launch Edition, 4dr Auto GLI SE, 4dr Man 2.0L Base, 4dr Auto SE w/Connectivity, 4dr Auto S and 4dr Man TDI SE w/Connectivity. The powertrains include 1.4-liter 4 hybrid (170 hp), 1.8-liter 4 turbo (170 hp), 2.0-liter 4 (115 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbo (210 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 turbodiesel (150 hp) engines, and 5-speed manual, 6-speed automatic, 6-speed manual, 6-speed sequential and 7-speed sequential transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 22 mpg city to 33 mpg highway. The Jetta GLI Autobahn 4-cyl MT uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Honda Civic , Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla , Mazda3 and Subaru Impreza.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012

Reviewed Volkswagen Jettas from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2014 Volkswagen Jetta SE 4-cyl
  • 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid SE 4-cyl
  • 2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Autobahn 4-cyl MT
  • 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 4-cyl
  • 2010 Volkswagen Jetta wagon TDI 4-cyl MT
  • 2009 Volkswagen Jetta wagon SE 5-cyl
  • 2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 4-cyl

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