The 2016 Volkswagen Jetta is a fun, compact vehicle that offers numerous trim levels and engine choices, plenty of storage room and a large number of amenities for the price. New features for the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta include a new turbocharged base engine, standard touch screen and USB compatibility and an exterior revamp for the GLI.
The 2016 VW Jetta offers numerous fuel efficient engine choices and a comfortable driving experience. The base model Jetta 1.4T S and mid-range SE model are both equipped with a turbocharged V4 1.4 cylinder engine with an output of 150 hp. Buyers who want more power can upgrade for the 1.8T SEL, Premium and Sport trim levels for a turbocharged 1.8 Liter 170 horsepower engine. Gas mileage for the base model stands at 25/36 mpg.
Want lots of power and a performance oriented drive? Consider the GLI trim level which comes with a sport-tuned suspension, a 6-speed manual transmission and 210 horsepower engine. Test drivers were impressed with the Jetta’s smooth ride, strong brakes and excellent handling.
The 2016 VW Jetta seats five adults and comes standard with cloth upholstery. Standard features include cruise control, heated mirrors, a stereo system, USB port, a 5″ touchscreen infotainment system and bluetooth compatibility. Cargo space stands at 15.5 cubic feet.
Available safety features include driver and passenger air bags, ESC, child safety locks, brake assist, daytime running lights and traction control.