What’s better than an award-winning car? The 2017 VW Jetta is worthy of all the awards and appreciation as it is an awesome car with a great fuel economy. This new Volkswagen Jetta will have more advanced features in it. This new Jetta is also said to have a five-star rating safety features and not to mention about its performance which is great. This car is suited for all kinds of people with a different lifestyle.
2017 VW Jetta – Drivetrain Features and Performance
The engineers have decided to use a 1.4 liter 8 cylinder TSI engine in this new Volkswagen Jetta. This engine offers a torque rating of 184 pound-feet and 150 horsepower. This engine is boosted with a direct injection. Another engine displacement of 1.4 liters turbocharged inline-4 + electric motor will be offered with an output of 170 hp.
Another engine option for this 2017 Jetta is going to be a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder turbo engine. This engine variant is also found in the GLI hatchback. The output figures of this engine are 210 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque. Acceleration of this car is from 0 to 60 sprints in 7.7 seconds. These drivetrain variants will be combined with a front wheel drive configuration. The 2.0-liter turbodiesel inline-4 (TDI) with 150 hp. Engine capacity of 1.8-liter will be intended for Sport model with a maximum power of 170 hp.
Exterior and Interior Design of 2017 VW Jetta
This 2017 VW Jetta has a sleek and a modern design. Its front fascia consists of a modified grille. This front grille is made wide and extended toward the headlights on each side.
The front bumper is mostly covered with a large air intake, this air intake is massively decorated with chrome inserts. The headlights have been given a new design, these headlights have an automatic function, and Bi-Xenon lights are incorporated in them.
An 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels with Mallory design will be included, these tires are very durable, and they last very long. In its rear side, the bumper is redesigned with diffuser. The exhaust pipe tips have a chrome finish; aerodynamics has also been included in this body for a better performance. This 2017 Jetta has anti-lock disc brakes, stability and traction control.
The interior cabin of this new 2017 Jetta features a modern design and high-tech features for a modern driving experience. An improved MIB2 infotainment system is featured in this interior cabin.
The seats in this interior cabin are covered with high-quality materials, and a new theme with matching color combination will be showcased in this interior cabin. A keyless ignition is featured, which is a push button start.
The seats can be adjusted electrically, air conditioning is improved, and a premium sound system will be included in this interior cabin.
2017 VW Jetta – Mileage and Rivals
The mileage numbers of this new model are 23 miles per gallon in city and 34 miles per gallon on the highway. The Honda Civic, Mazda 3, Hyundai Elantra and Kia Forte are some of the main competitors that this new 2017 VW Jetta will be facing in the automobile market.
2017 VW Jetta – Date of Release and Cost
This model is expected to hit the automobile market by the end of 2016 or by early 2017. This 2017 VW Jetta has its starting price of $20,000, and its price will increase for higher trim models.