It's rated at 170 hp, and its torque maximum of 184 lb-ft arrives much earlier in the rev range. It can push the Jetta to 60 mph in about 7. An available rear-view camera also helps keep passengers and pedestrians safe. It manages these demands well, first by providing a spacious and comfortable interior. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset. But of course, premium fuel is also the most costly.
The Jetta's cabin is just as straightforward as the exterior, and it's not only in size that it can feel like a calm oasis, if you've spent time in those other compacts. Surfaces that would otherwise be trimmed out in Titan Black, such as the lower dash Photo: Karen Tuggay, Canadian Auto Press and glove box lid, door panel inserts, roofliner, pillars, and seat upholstery get the milky vanilla soy treatment. A combination of passive and active safety features make this a very safety-conscious car, including available features like a blind-spot monitor, rear cross-traffic alert and a forward-collision warning system. Pairing phones, controlling streaming music was awkward. Nearly 48 mpg — better than the government highway rating — on a back-road hustle with lots of hard acceleration. The automaker announced today that the Volkswagen Jetta will be offered with a new 1. Please confirm that you've entered the correct email address.
Having a conversation with passengers in the back seats doesn't mean having to raise your voice, even on the highway on a rainy and very windy day. Both manual and automatic versions get a combined rating of 36 mpg, up from last year's 34 mpg. Gas engines burn regular, diesel takes ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel. This works with iPhone and Android devices and features automatic crash notification, roadside assistance and a manual emergency call so you can get help if you run into trouble. Be sure to use our recommended dealer. I had another problem with my speakers.
Note: This recall expands and supersedes recall 14V-809 Volkswagen recall number 24Bi and only affects vehicles not previously repaired under that campaign. Only problem I've had is dealer went cheap an the scratches it had they tried covering up with a paint pen. Not only is the engine quiet even under the demands of a driver with a lead foot, but road and wind noise are also nicely muted. Built upon a platform introduced in 2011, it is powered by the 1. The rear roof pillars are tall, the rear-seat headrests are low, and the glass area is large--all of it adding out to better rear and three-quarter visibility than in, say, the more elongated and swoopy Hyundai Elantra compact sedan. Bluetooth connectivity is standard, as was a rearview camera, and manually adjustable Leatherette vinyl seats with a split folding rear bench. Still a 2-liter four-cylinder, it's wholly unlike the engine that it replaces.
The rear-end changes give the car a conspicuous premium look, as it resembles very closely the current Audi A4. I was already hesitant in purchasing a Volkswagen because of all the mixed reviews I heard about it, however, i decided to go with it. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 72F1. By Product Expert Posted in on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 at 11:30 pm Maintaining your car the right way is essential to continue its long lifespan. Turbo lag is minimal and the six-speed automatic shifts smoothly, but the gearbox can be slow to engage from a stop or a slow roll. The transmission is also smart, kicking down a gear at just the right time to give plenty of power seconds later, completely throwing its compact sedan image out the window.
When revised in 2011, the Jetta received an additional three-inches to its wheelbase. Somehow, the Jetta seems to accomplish all of that, and its sales reflect that success. Add in the Technology package for a rear-view camera, push-button start and a touchscreen with satellite radio. It displayed no noticeable turbo-lag and accelerated confidently whether moving into heavy rush-hour traffic or zipping along winding country roads. Feedback is a little light, but there's still enough to feel sure about what's happening where the tires meet the road, and the front and rear independent suspension added a few years back continues to make this a very well-controlled ride.
All Jetta sedans have a fold-down rear seat, which exposes a rather narrow pass-through to the cabin. The cars in question only qualify for the safety rating when equipped with the optional Forward Collision Warning and… Volkswagen is putting another engine to rest thanks to the introduction of a new and more advanced powertrain. To determine eligibility for all affected Volkswagen, Porsche, and Audi models, Volkswagen set up for owners. Such was the basis of my Jetta 1. If you are unsure, you can always consult your owners manual. But since we are talking about German design ethos, that spice might be subtle at best.