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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan GL Automatic (CA/NE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 24 31 $15,059 $16,700
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 22 28 $15,059 $16,700
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GL 42 49 $16,581 $17,995
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GL 34 45 $16,581 $17,995
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 24 31 $15,907 $17,650
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 22 28 $15,907 $17,650
4-Door Sedan TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $17,225 $18,700
4-Door Sedan TDI Automatic GLS 34 45 $17,225 $18,700
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLS 19 28 $17,961 $19,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLS 19 26 $17,961 $19,950
4-Door Sedan V6 Manual GLX 19 28 $21,132 $23,500
4-Door Sedan V6 Automatic GLX 19 26 $21,132 $23,500
4-Door Sedan GL Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual Wolfsburg 24 31 $15,214 $16,500
4-Door Sedan Automatic Wolfsburg 22 28 $15,214 $16,500
4-Door Sedan Automatic GL 22 28 $13,500 $14,845
4-Door Sedan Manual GL 24 31 $13,500 $14,845
4-Door Sedan Manual GLX 19 26 $19,335 $20,955
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLX 18 25 $19,335 $20,955
4-Door Sedan Manual TDI 40 49 $14,522 $15,770
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,059
$13,500
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,700
$14,845
Monthly Payment Estimate
$278 / month
$247 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 53.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 37.3
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.9 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 33.3 31.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88 87.5
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 39.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 4.8
Length, Overall (in) 172.3 173.4
Height, Overall (in) 56.9 56.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 57.0
Wheelbase (in) 98.9 97.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 57.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.0 15.0
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x 0.35 NA
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.89 10.1 x 0.79
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 17.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8 32.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P195/60R14
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P195/60R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2902 2590
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 14 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.8 6.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 2600 122 @ 3200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5200 115 @ 5400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 31
Transmission
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.44 1.94
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.43 3.67
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.71 3.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.29
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.81
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan GL 4 Door Sedan GL
Vehicle Name Volkswagen New Jetta Volkswagen Jetta
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion-Beam Torsion-Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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