Volkswagen Jetta News

 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta Bonneville Salt Flats racer

VW to tackle Bonneville speed record with 2019 Jetta

Volkswagen will take on the Bonneville Salt Flats this August with a specially prepared version of its redesigned 2019 Jetta. The car's mission? Break the current speed record for the class. VW said Friday that its compact sedan will compete in the Southern California Timing Association’s... read more

June 24, 2018 by
 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta prototype

2019 Volkswagen Jetta prototype first drive: stress relief

Matthias Erb, the engineer tasked with turning VW’s North American operations from car importer to full-on development office, isn't able to relax for long. Last year... read more December 11, 2017 by


 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI spy shots

Volkswagen is working on a new generation of its Jetta compact sedan. We’ll see it unveiled next January at the 2018 Detroit auto show, as a 2019 model. Shortly after... read more November 7, 2017 by


 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Next-gen Jetta will have a manual; new Jetta GLI arriving quickly

The next-generation, 2019 Volkswagen Jetta will launch with a manual transmission and a higher-performance Jetta GLI will quickly follow, Volkswagen leadership told Motor... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots

Volkswagen’s Jetta is about to be redesigned, as evidenced by the recent sighting of a prototype. The current Jetta, the nameplate's sixth iteration, has been on sale... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

The 2018 Volkswagen Jetta GLI's manual transmission bites the dust

We hope you weren't planning to #GiveAShift in a shiny new 2018 Volkswagen Jetta GLI. Because you can't. VW has largely carried over its sportiest Jetta into the 2018 model... read more October 12, 2017 by


 
Jesse reunited with Volkswagen Jetta from "The Fast and the Furious"

Performance shop reunites Jesse with his VW Jetta from "The Fast and the Furious"

For youngsters who have only known the "Fast and Furious" franchise to be about explosions and high-flying stunts, there was a simpler time. It was a time when the craziest... read more August 11, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen Golf R Heritage concept

Volkswagen channels the enthusiast for 5 new concepts

The aftermarket and modifying community has long had a love affair with Volkswagen vehicles, and it seems the German automaker is tapping into said love affair. VW this week... read more May 20, 2017 by


 
2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI gets new engine, styling

Volkswagen’s Jetta compact sedan underwent a mild facelift last year, but missing from the updated range was the GLI. It turns out VW was saving the new sporty sedan... read more June 10, 2015 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Jetta TDI, 2014 New York Auto Show

2015 Volkswagen Jetta And Golf SportWagen Concept On Show In New York: Live Photos

Volkswagen’s latest Jetta has been on sale since the 2011 model year, during which time it’s seen its engine lineup expanded and a new hybrid variant added. For... read more April 16, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Jetta facelift spy shots

2015 Volkswagen Jetta Spy Shots

Volkswagen’s current Jetta has been on sale since the 2011 model year, during which time the car has seen its engine lineup expanded and a new hybrid variant added... read more September 6, 2013 by


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo R-Line

2013 VW Beetle, Jetta GLI Uprated, Upgraded

The latest version of VW's turbocharged 2.0-liter four makes its way into the Beetle and Jetta lineups midway through the 2013 model year. Volkswagen says for cars on sale... read more May 3, 2013 by


 
2014 Volkswagen Golf Variant

Volkswagen Golf Variant Preview: 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Though it's more readily known as the Jetta SportWagen here in the U.S. (with a few tweaks to make it look more like the Jetta) the Golf Variant is how the rest of the world... read more March 4, 2013 by


 
2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

2011 Chicago Auto Show: 2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

The built-for-North America 2011 Volkswagen Jetta has disappointed some, but the GLI should cure most of what ails it. Replacing the budget torsion-beam rear suspension with... read more February 8, 2011 by


 
2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Street Edition

Is Diesel the Answer?

In sports car racing, European brands Peugeot, Audi and Volkswagen are doing the best job of changing the perspective of American car buyers’ tastes in production... read more November 30, 2010 by


 
Possible Volkswagen Jetta Coupe design slides

Official Design Slides Reveal New Volkswagen Jetta Coupe

An all-new Volkswagen Jetta Coupe is coming, and we have the first tangible evidence that goes some way towards confirming it. At a press event on the eve of the 2010 Los... read more November 16, 2010 by


 
 

 
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