Volkswagen Jetta – Review, Specs & Images

Volkswagen Jetta

The all-new Volkswagen Jetta was introduced in India in 2008, by the world class German manufacturers, the Volkswagen. The all new Jetta has undergone a massive facelift recently and is now all set to rule the roads! They are regarded as the powerful diesel engine cars ever produced in the Indian market. The extreme and magnificently carved exterior is quite appealing from all the sides and enhances the sporty profile of the car with the exhilarating looks. This all new renovated model launched in 2011 and the engine of this model is made powerful both externally and internally. The ex-showroom price of this model ranges from 13.6l – 18. 96 lakhs, depending on the features exhibited.


The Volkswagen Jetta is a complete blend of performance and style. The streamlines silhouettes and the distinct design make the version rather more eye-catching. The company logo embedded in the classy radiator grille makes the front view of the car simply irresistible. The bumpers are color keyed together with the black finish trims on the sideline of the windows adds in rather elegant profile to the car. Together with this, the twin signals on the door handles and the door mirrors make the car to achieve an incomparable profile. The ground clearance offered by the car is 152mm. The overall height of the car is 1453mm, length of 4644mm and width of 1778mm.



Volkswagen Jetta has an awesome interiors that make it more and more adorable and wanting. This model is stuffed with luxury features starting off with the spacious interiors and this makes the car rather too elegant. The interiors are upholstered with the Corn silk Beige fabric which enhances the style and ambience of the car. The large touch screen display with the function keys is designed to obtain the perfect ergonomics together with the perfect orientation for the driver. The gear knob is high lightened with the chrome finishing and the character of the interiors is rather enhanced by the door handles. The armrest on the front center provides support and has a storage compartment with two cup holders at the front and the rear spaces. The two AC vents at the front and rear seats, glove box with cooler, two lights at the front foot well, automatic driving light control and automatic adjusting rear mirror are some of the features to give a memorable ride every time.

Volkswagen Jetta interior

Engine & Performance

Volkswagen Jetta comes in two engine variants; 1.4L TSI petrol engine and 2.0L TDI diesel engine. The 1.4L TSI 4 cylinder petrol engine is capable of generating a maximum power of 122bhp at 5000rpm and a maximum torque of 200Nm at 1500-4000rpm. This powerful engine is embedded with 6-speed manual transmission setting. The 2.0L TDI 4 cylinder diesel engine is capable of generating a maximum power of 138bhp at 4200rpm and a maximum torque of 320Nm at 1750-2500rpm. This powerful engine is coupled with either a 6-speed manual transmission or a 6-speed automatic transmission gearbox.


The all new face-lifted Volkswagen Jetta comes with a variety of safety features to ensure complete safety of the passengers within. In case of sudden braking, the interlocking of the wheels is prevented by the Electronic Stability Program (ESP), together with the Antilock Braking System (ABS), Brake assists, EDL and ASR. The eight airbags, running from the front till the back of the car ensures that the passengers within are secure all the time. The anti-theft warning system together with the sensors protects the luggage and car from thieves and ensures their safety. In addition to that, the front headrest, powerful and clear fog lamps, adjustable seat belts with warning alarm system also ensures the safety of both the car and the passengers within.

Being a Biotechnologist, who was destined to be an introvert, sitting in laboratories and conducting experiments, she has a different outlook towards motor cars. She goes crazy over the rumbling of motor engines and likes to rock and roll with them.