The sixth generation Volkswagen Jetta was launched in 2011. This is the second Jetta to be launched in india and the first jetta was launched in 2008. Its 2-litre diesel engine is matched to a 6-speed
manual and a 6-speed DSG automatic gearbox. There is no petrol option and its competitors are the Chevrolet Cruze and the Skoda Laura.
Volkwagen has decided to commercialize its first hybrid car, entering therefore in competition with Toyota and Honda in a almost unexplored field for the European houses. The first model to be equipped with a hybrid engine will be the Jetta, that will make its debut in 2009. It is also very probably that the next generation Golf to come with a hybrid version. The objective of the German house, is to obtain an efficiency better than approximately 20% regarding motorizations to diesel oil of (...) More
Wheels24 made an online poll in order to choose 2006 "Alternative Car of the Year". At the finish line, the pert Peugeot 207 was named "gayest" car, the buff Audi RS4 strutted in as "straightest" and the scrumptious derriere of the Alfa Romeo Brera kicked butt for the "rear of the year" title. The winners of the four Road Angel GPS systems will be named shortly. Gay car votes Peugeot 207 : 7 155 BMW 3 Series Coupe: 3 378 Jaguar XK: 2 (...) More
A car known for its youth appeal, the Jetta has taken a more mature turn with the redesigned fifth-general iteration. Gone is the Teutonic styling, once elegant in its stark, purposeful appearance, replaced by a more staid, Japanese-influenced design.
For 2007, Volkswagen will offer a lineup of special edition models with unique characteristics to create excitement in showrooms and individuality among owners. The Wolfsburg Edition Jetta will be build on the already great features of the standard versions of the models, with elements and design cues exclusive to these special editions.
College students are preparing to head back to school, and many are dreaming of packing up their own car for the drive back to college. To help students and parents find the best car, CarMax, Inc., the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, and Driver’s Edge, a national nonprofit organization providing youth driver education, have teamed up to recommend the top cars for college students. "Typically, parents’ top priorities when looking for a vehicle for their student are price, (...) More
Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the four-door 2006 Rabbit has been named a “Top Safety Pick-Silver” by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the latest in a series of accolades for the exceptional safety designed into Volkswagen models. Earlier this year, the IIHS named the 2006 Jetta a “Top Safety Pick-Silver.” The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) also recognized the safety and performance for the 2006 and 2007 four-door Volkswagen Rabbit, (...) More
Volkswagen is going to update its Jetta lineup with a new 5-doors model at the Paris Motor Show. The new model has a sweeping roofline like the new C-Class Mercedes wagon or Saab 9-3 Sport Combi. The new Wagon, a 2007 model, has more cargo room, it will go on the same engine line-up: 2.5 liter Inline-5 and a 2.0-liter turbocharged. In 2008 it is expected a diesel variant.
Is this a Jetta? Oh yes, it is! Look deeper and deeper... We don’t know how to describe this: passion, fanaticism, obssesion? You might think what the body is very important. Well you might be right, but the inside is the one that really counts. With an elaborate system in mind, Kindig-it Design, the ones who are responsable for this had to lay the proper foundation. To damp down extraneous sound, they covered every interior surface with Dynamat Extreme. The electrical system also needed a (...) More
The VW Touran will receive the TSI twincharger engine, known from the VW Golf GT. Another addition is the 2.0 TDI with 170 bhp. An even more environment-friendly alternative is the new VW Touran Eco-Fuel driving with natural gas. The VW Jetta receives the new 2.0 TFSI engine, well known from the VW Golf GTI with 200 bhp. The high end Jetta comes with a 6 gear manual transmission, optional with DSG (...)
Auto columnist Jeremy Clarkson is at it again, this time, taking on Volkswagen’s new Jetta. Unfortunately for VW, he wasn’t impressed. "I came to London yesterday in the Volkswagen Jetta, and tomorrow I must go home in it. Which will be like spending an hour in a coma," he rants. Clarkson describes the Jetta as nothing short of boring. In fact, he dedicates the first half of his article to defining the term, which he feels fits the experience of the car perfectly. "I’d love (...) More