2019 Volkswagen Jetta Specs & Performance Features
The 2018 Volkswagen Jetta has been fully redesigned this year with a new look and lots of advanced tech features for Beverly Hills area drivers. The 2018 Volkswagen Jetta specs are strong across its trim levels, and they’re matched by sophisticated performance features.
VW Jetta Specs
Volkswagen Jetta Engine
Pop the hood of the redesigned Jetta and you’ll find a turbocharged 1.4L 4-cylinder engine.
VW Jetta Transmissions
At the other end of the powertrain, buyers have the choice of a quick-shifting 6-speed manual transmission or a dynamic 8-speed automatic transmission.
Horsepower & Torque
Together, the powertrain delivers a total output of 147 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque, which is sent to the front wheels.
Other VW Jetta Performance Features
The focus on performance doesn’t end with what’s found under the hood. Raw performance is one thing, but the Jetta proves itself to be more well-rounded than that with dynamic handling and steering with the help of performance features like:
- Cross Differential System XDS® - Available on R-Line Jettas, this system helps improve handling while cornering by sending targeted braking pressure to the interior front wheel when needed.
- Driving Mode Selection - What kind of driving mood are you in? The Jetta lets you choose between Eco, Normal, Sport, and Custom drive modes.
- Powertrain Warranty - Every version of the VW Jetta comes standard with a generous 6-year/72,000-mile powertrain warranty*, ensuring you’re covered for longer.