2019 Volkswagen Jetta Review
A stylish compact sedan like the Volkswagen Jetta should offer plenty of features, a comfortable interior, and be able to deliver great fuel economy. To show drivers near Little Rock, Benton, and Conway what this sedan can do for you, Owens Murphy Volkswagen looks at what it’s capable of in this 2019 VW Jetta review.
VW Jetta Specs
The VW Jetta offers a sporty and fun drive with a 1.4L TSI® 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that can deliver up to 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. A 6-speed manual transmission comes standard, but an 8-speed automatic with Tiptronic® and Sport mode is also available.
It can also provide you with great gas mileage. A Start-Stop System is available as well as selectable driving modes, like Eco mode. With its efficient features, the Volkswagen Jetta can get up to EPA-estimated 30 MPG city and 40 MPG highway.i
Passenger & Cargo Room
The cabin of the VW Jetta features seating for up to five people. You’ll have a choice among cloth, V-Tex leatherette, and leather seats. You can also set the right vibe for your drive with 10-color customizable interior ambient lighting.
On top of looking stylish, the interior features lots of room to relax. Up front, the driver and front passenger can enjoy 38.5 inches of headroom and 41.1 inches of legroom. Passengers in the backseat can also stretch out with 37.2 inches of headroom and 37.4 inches of legroom.
You’ll also have plenty of space to pack for a trip or load your groceries. This compact sedan features 14.1 cubic feet of cargo room in the trunk. If you need to pack more or carry something longer, you can use the 60/40-split folding rear seats to extend the cargo hold into the cabin.
The dashboard of the VW Jetta is home to a sleek touchscreen display. A 6.5-inch screen is standard, but an 8-inch screen is also available. Both options come with the Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect infotainment system.
It’s Bluetooth® compatible, so you can safely make hands-free calls and easily stream your music, audiobooks, or podcasts. You’ll also have access to your favorite smartphone apps through Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and MirrorLink®.
A navigation system is also available to help you find the fastest route and provide you with turn-by-turn directions. You’ll even be able to view detailed maps over on the instrument cluster. The available Volkswagen Digital Cockpit upgrades your instrument cluster to a customizable 10-inch screen. It can save up to four driver profiles, so you’ll always get to see the information you want during your drive. For a look at when your next turn is coming up, you can switch the display over to Full Screen Navigation View.
Test Drive the VW Jetta
Visit Owens Murphy Volkswagen to learn more about this 2019 VW Jetta review and take a test drive. It offers an efficient performance, a stylish interior, and a fun infotainment system to drivers near Little Rock, Benton, and Conway.
i 30 city/40 highway mpg (2019 Jetta 1.4L, 6-speed manual transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.