Honda Civic vs Volkswagen Jetta GLI Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
MSRP
$25,550
Invoice
$24,240
Average Price Paid
$25,554
599 listings nationwide

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2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
MSRP
$31,295
Invoice
$30,042
Average Price Paid
$31,295
62 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Fair Price
$27,272
Good Price
$25,642
Great Price
$24,710
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
Fair Price
$31,961
Good Price
$30,642
Great Price
$29,887

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

According to Honda, 75 percent of Civic owners return in the future to buy another one of the company’s vehicles. That represents a significant opportunity, and it makes the redesigned...

2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
Matt Smith Preview:

The Volkswagen Jetta is the German automaker’s most recognizable nameplate. First introduced in 1979, the compact car continues to be an important part of VW’s brand identity. And even...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5
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Specs

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
33 MPG
26 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
42 MPG
37 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 12.4 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
180 hp @ 6,000 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
177 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.6:1
9.6:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 41.1 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 37.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.8 cu ft 14.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 915 lbs
Exterior
Length 184 in 186.9 in
Width 70.9 in 70.8 in
Height 55.7 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 107.7 in 105.6 in

Available Options

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Meteorite Gray Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Morning Mist Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
  • Valencia Red Pearl
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD

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