There are only a few cars in the world with such a loyal customer base as the Jetta series from Volkswagen. NO doubt, it is the auto manufacturer’s best selling model in the US alone. Thus, the arrival of the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta into the market this year will add some serious competition in the market. To get more details as to how this vehicle can compete with the rest, more details follow below.
2011 Volkswagen Jetta changes
The all new 2011 Volkswagen Jetta is available in a variety of trim levels: S, SE, TDI, TDI Cup “Street” Edition, SEL, and the Wolfsburg Edition. However, the sports wagon version only offer 3 (S, SE, and TDI) trim levels. When it comes to the styling aspect of this year’s model, things are looking fresh as brand new with a new styling concept that is suited for modern use. The exterior is large while the interior of the vehicle offers a lot of dimension. It will retain the 4-door sedan concept although the company has promised that they will also release a 4-door SportWagen station wagon.
In comparison to earlier models, the body for this vehicle is 3.5-inches longer and offers more legroom. This model delivers a somewhat upscale yet subtle styling. The cabin has huge accommodation capacity and cool styling that truly stand out from its competitors.
Checking onto the mechanical capacity of the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta offers quite an impressive performance. The base model will feature the standard engine for this series, which is a gasoline 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. Meanwhile, there is also another engine choice, which is carried over from the 2010 model, which is a 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine that can produce a maximum of 170 horsepower. There are several other choices of engine depending on the trim level you have chosen. In terms of transmission, all vehicles in the range come with standard manual transmission but you can also enjoy conventional automatic transmission for select trim levels.
Currently, the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta has not been tested yet and the manufacturer has not issued details on the EPA rating for this vehicle. However, critics suggest that the incorporation of a diesel model into the lineup support the idea that they are gearing into delivering more fuel-efficient models into the Jetta series.
2011 Volkswagen Jetta release date-
2011 Jetta will be release by 2010 fall
Pro’s of 2011 Volkswagen Jetta
*Fuel efficiency is another feature of 2011 Jetta
*Compact yet impressive styling;
*Improved handling characteristics;
*Roomy interior and more cabin space;
*Furnishings are above average
*Ride is smooth.
Con’s of 2011 Volkswagen Jetta
*The only major drawback to 2011 Jetta model is the backseat area lacks the same room as the cabin, which is smaller than most other midsized family sedan in the market.
As of now, exact pricing information for the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta has not been released yet. However, if the pricing trends for the past year releases were to be based on, then one can expect that this one will not go under $25,000.
The Bottom Line
At its price point, the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta is a practical option for families looking to enjoy practical and premium ride from a midsized family sedan. It has got all the right features you need and then some. Worth all the value for your money!