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2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Debuts at Chicago Auto Show

2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Debuts at Chicago Auto Show

Capitalizing on the popularity of the all-new Jetta and on performance variants like the Golf GTI and Golf R, Volkswagen has brought back the Jetta GLI with a vengeance. The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI made its world premiere in February at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show and immediately put the performance sedan segment on notice. The 2019 Jetta GLI is powered by a 2.0-liter turbo TSI® engine that generates 228 horsepower (with 93-octane fuel) and 258 lb-ft of torque, making…

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IIHS Recommends Volkswagen Vehicles for Teen Drivers

IIHS Recommends Volkswagen Vehicles for Teen Drivers

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has revealed that seven Volkswagen vehicles are considered superior choices for teen drivers. Each of the seven VWs listed by IIHS feature standard electronic stability control, and some are priced as low as under $10,000.   “We know safety is just one of the factors people consider when choosing a vehicle, but we hope parents will give it extra consideration when purchasing a vehicle for a teenager,” said Jessica Cicchino, IIHS vice president for…

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2019 Volkswagen Jetta Named to Wards 10 Best UX List

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Named to Wards 10 Best UX List

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta was named to the Wards 10 Best UX list for its superior user experience. In total, WardsAuto editors examined 25 vehicles that had added new or reengineered existing UX features for this year. The 10 winners were announced at the third annual WardsAuto User Experience Conference. Specifically, WardsAuto editors liked the Jetta’s Digital Cockpit, central display, high-end features, BeatsAudio® premium sound-system, easy-to-use Bluetooth® phone pairing and text-to-voice messaging, and wide range of driver-assist features. “Jetta was…

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2018 Volkswagen Jetta Named Most Appealing Compact Car

2018 Volkswagen Jetta Named Most Appealing Compact Car

The all-new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta may be available at Gossett VW Germantown, but that doesn’t mean the previous-generation Jetta is done racking up acclaim. Recently, the 2018 Jetta earned the title of most appealing compact car in J.D. Power’s 2018 Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout (APEAL) Study. This marks five times that the Jetta has earned the honor. “This award further validates the Jetta as an exceptionally competitive offering in the compact sedan segment,” said Werner Eichhorn, Chief Sales and…

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Take the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Back to School

Take the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Back to School

Volkswagen is taking its lineup into the future and the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is one of our first glimpses. It is fully redesigned this year, offering more safety and technology while still delivering excellent value that has come to define the Jetta for decades. It’s also an exceptionally great choice for families getting ready to head back to school for another year.  Here are just four reasons why the Jetta is the perfect back-to-school car. Warranty. Like all Volkswagens, the…

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Innovation Fuels Uptick in 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Fuel Economy

Innovation Fuels Uptick in 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Fuel Economy

As if there wasn’t already reason enough to be excited about the arrival of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta later this summer, it’s been revealed that innovations and improvements to aerodynamics and powertrain will enable the new Jetta to deliver a phenomenal EPA-estimated 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway.* “Fuel efficiency has long been a key concern of compact sedan buyers, and we knew in designing the new Jetta we would need to push the state…

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta Spotlight

2017 Volkswagen Jetta Spotlight

Since the Volkswagen Jetta first arrived on the market, this model has been making big waves in the compact car segment. With its legendary European performance, spacious interior, and unbeatable safety, the VW Jetta is a great choice for those consumers looking for a fuel-efficient, affordable, and powerful ride. The Jetta has seen a few changes for the 2017 model year. Now, this sedan offers a rearview camera on all trim levels, while also increasing the availability of driver assistance…

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Volkswagen Renewable Fuel Assessment Officially Completed

Volkswagen Renewable Fuel Assessment Officially Completed

Volkswagen recently announced the official wrap up of its Renewable Diesel Evaluation Program in which the brand collaborated with Solazyme Inc and Amryis Inc. The Volkswagen renewable fuel assessment started in 2012 and measured the environmental impacts of the pre-commercial renewable diesel formula with TDI Clean Diesel technology in 2012 Passat and Jetta TDI models. Also during that time, Solazyme tested its Soladiesel RD fuel and Amryis tested a plant-sugar derived renewable diesel formula in the same 2012 Passat and…

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