Volkswagen Jetta for many years as the best selling car of the German car manufacturer in the U.S. market. Two years ago, Volkswagen debuted the new Jetta with a low price of under $ 15,000 , and the largest space in the class . Although this model has received a lot of criticism of the cheap interior , in 2011 sold a record 177,360 Jetta. Last year, sales have continued to be very satisfactory ( 170.424 ) , and when the sales decline continued in the first nine months of the year ( 124.273 by the end of September , down from 2.2 % ) , the third largest vehicle manufacturer in the world to give to and introduced changes in 2014. While most of us will not notice the design changes at a glance , for reasons that are almost non-existent , the biggest change comes under the hood , where the Jetta now offers an optional 1.8L turbo engine with 170 hp and 249 Nm of torque.
2014 Volkswagen Jetta engine
This engine is to replace the current 2.5L I5 engine of similar power , but is significantly more economical compared to its predecessor . Its consumption is nine liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 6.5 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway , which is about 2.5 liters less than in the I5 engine . As before , the standard engine will continue to be a 2.0L with 115 hp , and there are 2.0L turbo gasoline engine with 210 horsepower GLI , 2.0L turbo – diesel with 140 hp and a hybrid. Power will , as before , transferred to the front wheels via a manual and an automatic transmission with five or six speed .
If you opt for the lowest gasoline , starting price of 17.540 dollars (about 13,000 euros) , but Volkswagen expects most buyers to opt for the new turbocharged engine , with a starting price of 19.715 dollars (about 14,600 euros) , adds a 16 – inch wheels , leather covered steering wheel and the seat heaters . Diesel provides a starting price of 24,015 dollars (about 17,800 euros) , which will continue to be the least expensive petrol in the USA , GLI starts at 25,075 dollars (about 18,600 euros) , a hybrid of 28,080 dollars (about 20,800 euros) .
2014 Volkswagen Jetta competitions
Volkswagen promises that all customers receive two years or 36,000 km free maintenance . Already, it can be concluded that the Jetta will not have an easy job in the future, mainly due to high prices . German rival , however , cost as well as significantly more powerful Ford Focus and Dodge Dart , and also can boast a high reputation as the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla . At Volkswagen has yet to hope for the best and believe that it is perhaps the key feature of the customers.