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2021 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T R-Line FWD
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2021 Volkswagen Jetta
1.4T R-Line FWD
MSRP
$22,795
Invoice
$21,883
Average Price Paid
$22,075
235 listings nationwide

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2022 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T Limited Edition FWD
MSRP
$30,295
Invoice
$29,052
Average Price Paid
$29,566
282 listings nationwide

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

2021 Volkswagen Jetta
1.4T R-Line FWD
Fair Price
$22,486
Good Price
$21,094
Great Price
$20,298
2022 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T Limited Edition FWD
Fair Price
$29,869
Good Price
$28,308
Great Price
$27,415

Specs

2021 Volkswagen Jetta
1.4T R-Line FWD
2022 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T Limited Edition FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
30 MPG
29 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
41 MPG
39 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13.5 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
147 hp @ 5,000 RPM
147 hp @ 5,000 RPM
174 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
184 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
206 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
11.7:1
Displacement
1,400 cc
1,400 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.93 in x 3.15 in
2.93 in x 3.15 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
Overall 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 3 stars
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 Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.1 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 39.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.1 cu ft 15.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 937 lbs 937 lbs
Exterior
Length 185.1 in 193.6 in
Width 70.8 in 72.6 in
Height 57.6 in 58.7 in
Wheelbase 105.7 in 110.4 in

Available Options

2021 Volkswagen Jetta
1.4T R-Line FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Habanero Orange Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Tornado Red

Option Packages

  • R-Line Cold Weather Package
  • R-Line Cold Weather Package (PM9)
2022 Volkswagen Passat
2.0T Limited Edition FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aurora Red Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Racing Green Metallic

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