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2019 Audi A3
2.0T Premium Cabriolet FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$41,724
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$9,039
14 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Audi A3
2.0T Premium Cabriolet FWD
George Kennedy Preview:

The 2019 Audi A3, available as either a sedan or convertible, features punchy performance, sharp interior and exterior styling, and some of the latest infotainment and safety technolog...

2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

The folks at Volkswagen claim their 2014 Jetta SportWagen offers the only diesel-powered station wagon on the market. Possibly that’s so because it’s about the only car on the market t...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Audi A3
2.0T Premium Cabriolet FWD
writes:
Cool
writes:
Pretty nice but could do better
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
20
writes:
I loved my 2014 VW Jetta SportWagen, TDI. Only traded it in because VW bought it back due to the emissions con...
Power Ranked 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI SEL better.
"The aerodynamics. "
Front Seats Ranked 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI SEL worse.
"The sporty seats are more bolstered which are perfect for my son, but not as comfortable for those with medium to larger body types The Jetta seats were more comfortable overall, but not as stylish."
writes:
-Fun Handling -Amazing fuel economy -dirt cheap for what it is -premium at a budget -a little underpowered...
Value Ranked 2014 Toyota RAV4 LE worse.
"fuel economy and drivability is 10/10 compared to the rav4"
10
writes:
Surprisingly comfortable, easy to drive with great turn radius and lots of cargo space. Primum sound with the ...
Family Car Ranked 2011 Audi A3 2.0T Premium Plus Wagon FWD worse.
"There is more seating room in back and much more cargo room then other comparable cars. "

Specs

2019 Audi A3
2.0T Premium Cabriolet FWD
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
26 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
35 MPG
33 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
184 hp @ 4,400 RPM
170 hp @ 5,700 RPM
170 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
221 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,250 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,250 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
5 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.7:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.6 in
3.25 in x 3.6 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.2 in 41.1 in
Back Legroom 31.9 in 35.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 9.9 cu ft 32.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 882 lbs 975 lbs
Exterior
Length 174.1 in 179.4 in
Width 77.2 in 70.1 in
Height 55.5 in 59.2 in
Wheelbase 102.2 in 101.5 in

Available Options

2019 Audi A3
2.0T Premium Cabriolet FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black/Black Roof
  • Cosmos Blue Metallic/Black Roof
  • Florett Silver Metallic/Black Roof
  • Glacier White Metallic/Black Roof
  • Ibis White/Black Roof
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic/Black Roof
  • Mythos Black Metallic/Black Roof
  • Nano Gray Metallic/Black Roof
  • Tango Red Metallic/Black Roof

Option Packages

  • Carbon Fiber Package
  • Carbon Fiber Package W/Side Assist
  • Carbon Fiber Trunk Lid Spoiler
  • Convenience Package
  • Wheels: 18" X 8" 5-Double-Spoke-Design Bi-Color
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
S FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Uni
  • Candy White
  • Moonrock Silver Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Tempest Blue Metallic
  • Toffee Brown Metallic
  • Tornado Red

Option Packages

  • Bicycle Roof Rack Kit
  • Body Kit
  • Roof Edge Spoiler
  • Roof Rack Kit (Discontinued)
  • Ski Roof Rack Kit
  • 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
  • Wheels: 17" Goal Silver Alloy (4)

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