2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Toyota Corolla
The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta impresses every one that comes in contact with it. The sleek, athletic profile of the Jetta makes it stand out from the crowd while available distinctive 17" alloy wheels and LED Daytime Running Lights add a sleek look to the overall shape. Don't forget about Volkswagen's laser seam welding, which adds special attention to specific parts of the compact sedan to make it not only look great, but to protect everyone better too.
In order to help you decide if the 2017 VW Jetta is the right one for you, we've compared it to another popular compact in its class, the 2017 Toyota Corolla. Take a look at our chart to see how they stack up against each other!
|2017 Volkswagen Jetta||vs||2017 Toyota Corolla|
|28/40 MPG||Fuel Economy (City/Highway)||28/36 MPG|
|1.4L TSI®, 16-valve, DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with direct injection and intercooler||Engine||1.8L 4-Cylinder DOHC 16-Valve with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-I)|
|Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect||Infotainment||Entune Audio|
Test Drive the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta in Fresno CA
As you can see from the chart, one of the reasons people choose the Jetta over the Corolla is the turbocharged engine that comes standard in the Jetta. This engine gets 150 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque compared to the Corolla, which gets 132 hp and 128 lb.-ft. The new Jetta also comes available with two other engine selections, a 1.8L TSI, 16-valve, DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with direct injection and intercooler and a 2.0L TSI, 16-valve, DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with direct injection and intercooler. The Corolla does not get any more engine choices, however the Corolla LE Eco model's engine comes with Valvematic technology which allows for better gas mileage. Other differences between the two include the availability of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto on the Jetta and not the Corolla, plus much better fuel economy in the Jetta when comparing between the base models.
If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, be sure to stop by Michael Volkswagen of Fresno and take a test drive today!