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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 Value Edition, 4dr DSG GLI, 4dr Man SE w/Connectivity, 4dr Man TDI, 4dr DSG TDI, 4dr Man SE, 4dr Auto SE w/Connectivity/Sunroof, 4dr Man S, 4dr Auto SE w/Connectivity, 4dr Auto SEL, 4dr DSG Hybrid SE, 4dr DSG Hybrid SEL Premium, 4dr Man GLI Autobahn, 4dr DSG GLI Autobahn w/Nav, 4dr Man Base, 4dr Man TDI w/Premium, 4dr Man TDI w/Premium/Nav, 4dr DSG TDI w/Premium/Nav, 4dr DSG GLI Edition 30 w/Nav, 4dr Auto SE, 4dr Auto S, 4dr DSG TDI w/Premium, 4dr DSG GLI Edition 30, 4dr Man GLI Edition 30 w/Nav, 4dr DSG Hybrid, 4dr Man GLI, 4dr Man GLI Autobahn w/Nav, 4dr DSG Hybrid SEL, 4dr Man GLI Edition 30, 4dr DSG GLI Autobahn, 4dr Man TDI Value Edition and 4dr Man SE w/Connectivity/Sunroof. 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 (140 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 30 mpg city to 42 mpg highway. The Jetta TDI 4-cyl uses Diesel fuel.

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

Last Model Reviewed: 2014

Reviewed Volkswagen Jettas from Consumer Reports

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

  • 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 sedan TDI 4-cyl
  • 2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 4-cyl

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