The 2016 VW Jetta is the upcoming version of the Jetta from Volkswagen which has been making splashes in the market since the early months of 2011. The car is set to come with a completely new engine. It will have the Golf-Seven platform as its basis, which means it will be more fuel economical and lighter in weight. It is set to compete with the likes of Hyundai Elantra, Mercedes-Benz CLC, Audi A3 and Skoda Octavia.
2016 VW Jetta Interior and Exterior
The 2016 VW Jetta will come with greater wheel control and optional leather seats. It will have a one of a kind hairstyle design with a sleek and smart internal cabin. It will have a large mirror design. The interior is likely to be spacious and have lots of head and leg room for all occupants. It is set to come in a red and black color combination.
The exterior of this car will come with a few changes, although only in the basic details. It will remain similar in shape to its predecessor, and the rear as well the front end of the vehicle is likely to have sharper, cleaner lines that would make it more mature in appearance. The manufacturer seems to have pinned a lot of hope on this car, and not without reason. It promises to come with an eye-catching design which would make it look elegant, trendy and exclusive.
2016 VW Jetta Engine and Fuel Economy
The real change in the car is not likely to be visible under the bonnet. It will have the same 1.8 L, turbocharged engine with 4 cylinders and an inline configuration. However, this will be present only in the base models and deliver a peak power of 170 hp. It will also have a 2.0 L TDI engine that can produce a maximum 150 hp of power and a peak torque of 250 lb-ft. The base models of the 2016 VW Jetta are going to arrive with both a 6-speed automatic and a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox.
The vehicle is likely to come with a mileage capability of 48 mpg, which would make it the most fuel economical non-hybrid 4-wheeler in the market.
2016 VW Jetta Special Features
The 2016 VW Jetta is set to come with a lot of improved features, although not really of the avant garde kind. The interior features will borrow a leaf out of the 7th generation Golf and would come with automatic climate control, electric seats, premium cloth upholstery and an advanced audio system. The top end versions would come with an advanced infotainment module that runs on the Android OS and offers a more customizable driving experience to buyers.
2016 VW Jetta Price and Release Date
The cost of the base versions of the car is expected to be the same as the existing version. It is anticipated that the price tag would begin from 17,000 USD although it would make it more affordable than its competitors. The 2016 Jetta is expected to be released some time during the end of the present year.