Volkswagen Jetta 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 Volkswagen Jetta
1.5T S FWD
MSRP
$20,365
Invoice
$19,550
Average Price Paid
$20,365
247 listings nationwide

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

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

2022 Volkswagen Jetta
1.5T S FWD
Fair Price
$20,307
Good Price
$19,408
Great Price
$18,893
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
Fair Price
$31,879
Good Price
$30,922
Great Price
$30,375

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 Volkswagen Jetta
1.5T S FWD
Matt Smith Preview:

The Volkswagen Jetta has been the automaker’s best-selling vehicle for the last 30 years—and with good reason. The compact car offers fun-to-drive dynamics, is laden with technology an...

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...

Specs

2022 Volkswagen Jetta
1.5T S FWD
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
31 MPG
29 MPG
26 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
41 MPG
43 MPG
37 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
--
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
228 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
--
--
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.5:1
9.6:1
9.6:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.93 in x 3.38 in
2.93 in x 3.38 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.1 in 41.1 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 37.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.1 cu ft 14.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload 915 lbs 915 lbs
Exterior
Length 186.5 in 186.9 in
Width 70.8 in 70.8 in
Height 57.7 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 105.7 in 105.6 in

Available Options

2022 Volkswagen Jetta
1.5T S FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Rising Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Driver Assistance & Convenience Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Driver Assistance Package (WYD)
  • Extended Range Remote Engine Start
  • IQ.Drive Package
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
Autobahn FWD

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