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Research VW 2019 Jetta Pricing to start at $20,995

18:24  01 february  2018
18:24  01 february  2018 Source:   wheels.ca

Volkswagen teases new generation Jetta

  Volkswagen teases new generation Jetta Teaser GIF at Volkswagen Canada consumer site shows various highlightsWe don’t know that we trust one or the other to be a better indication of the upcoming car, since they look a bit different (and even though you can’t see either one clearly enough, you can see similarities). The first image at vw.ca clicks through to a GIF, in which various parts of the all-new sedan are highlighted briefly. Choosing a proper screen shot and lightening it reveals a profile not unlike that of the current sedan, with a window line that is similar and larger headlights that almost appear a throwback to a previous generation.

2019 Jetta: VW Jetta 2019 pricing© Wheels.ca VW Jetta 2019 pricing Volkswagen Canada unveiled the all-new 2019 Jetta at last week’s Montreal International Auto Show with a price starting at $20,995.

The Jetta is one of the world’s most successful sedans, with more than 16 million models sold worldwide since it was introduced in 1979: more than 600,000 of those vehicles have been sold in Canada.

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Now based off the award-winning MQB platform, the 2019 Jetta offers bolder design, more interior space than the outgoing model and new technology along with a significant increase in standard equipment.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta: First Drive

  2019 Volkswagen Jetta: First Drive MARICOPA, Arizona – All you need to do is look at the numbers to understand how important the Jetta sedan is to the Volkswagen brand. More than 16 million have been sold worldwide since its inception in 1980. This year, more than 108,000 units have been sold in the United …The Jetta currently battles the likes of the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, Hyundai Elantra, Mazda3 and Chevrolet Cruze in the compact sedan segment, but has lost some steam over the years, leading a second-tier sales group including the Kia Forte, Nissan Sentra, Ford Focus and Subaru Impreza.

Compared with the current car, the new Jetta grows outside in every direction.

The new Jetta will continue to be powered by Volkswagen’s 1.4-litre turbocharged and direct-injection TSI engine, making 147 hp and 184 lb/ft of torque driving the front wheels via a new standard six-speed manual transmission, with an eight-speed automatic transmission optional on all trims.

Automatic transmission models come standard with a Start/Stop system designed to improve fuel efficiency.

It offers a longer wheelbase, with shorter overhangs, and is longer, wider and taller than the outgoing model. The increased exterior proportions add up to more interior space than the previous car as well.

The driver-oriented cockpit features an infotainment screen placed high in the dashboard, to make all vehicle information easily accessible.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Keeps the Manual Alive at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

  2019 Volkswagen Jetta Keeps the Manual Alive at 2018 Detroit Auto Show Row, row, row your own, gently down the streetNope, the manual isn't dead—yet, anyway. A six-speed stick or an eight-speed auto are available, both paired to VW's 1.4-liter TSI turbocharged inline four-cylinder. With 148 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque on tap, the front-wheel drive Jetta should be peppy. For models equipped with the automatic transmission (which is standard on all but the lowest-spec trim), stop-start is also included. Every new Jetta will come with VW's People First warranty, a transferable, 6-yr/72,000-mi bumper-to-bumper package.

The Jetta’s technology upgrades extend beyond the cabin to include a comprehensive suite of available driver assistance technology.

A rearview camera comes standard and available features include: Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking (Front Assist); Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert; Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), upgraded for use in stop and go traffic; High Beam Control (Light Assist); and Lane Departure Warning (Lane Assist), which actively helps the driver steer the car back into its lane should the vehicle start drifting into another lane without using the turn signal.

In addition, the 2019 Jetta offers a combination of both passive and active safety systems that are engineered to meet or exceed current crash regulations. These systems include the class exclusive Automatic Post-Collision Braking System.

a motorcycle parked on the side of a car: 2019 Jetta© Provided by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited 2019 Jetta

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2019 Volkswagen Jetta Keeps the Manual Alive at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

  2019 Volkswagen Jetta Keeps the Manual Alive at 2018 Detroit Auto Show Row, row, row your own, gently down the streetNope, the manual isn't dead—yet, anyway. A six-speed stick or an eight-speed auto are available, both paired to VW's 1.4-liter TSI turbocharged inline four-cylinder. With 148 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque on tap, the front-wheel drive Jetta should be peppy. For models equipped with the automatic transmission (which is standard on all but the lowest-spec trim), stop-start is also included. Every new Jetta will come with VW's People First warranty, a transferable, 6-yr/72,000-mi bumper-to-bumper package.

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