How powerful is the 2019 VW Jetta?

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Jetta on Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 at 1:30 pm
2019 Volkswagen Jetta side-profile view

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Horsepower & Torque

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta offers plenty of value for drivers in the market for a sedan. This sedan received a full redesign for 2019 and now comes equipped with more interior features than ever before. But even with these amenities in mind, many drivers would like to know how powerful a vehicle is before purchasing. That’s why we’ve broken down this sedan’s engine performance, including the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta’s horsepower and torque ratings.


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This four-door compact sedan can be found in one of five trim levels: S, SE, R-Line, SEL or SEL Premium. All five trims are motivated by the same powertrain, a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.4-liter engine. This powertrain generates 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. 2019 Jetta S models come standard with a six-speed manual transmission system, though an eight-speed automatic transmission system is also available and comes standard on all higher trims.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Interior Features

2019 Volkswagen Jetta driving on a forested road

2019 Jetta Comfort Features

A rearview camera, interior air filtration, front cupholders, front seatback storage, cruise control, steering wheel-mounted controls, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel and electric power steering all come standard in every 2019 Jetta. SEL Premium models include a premium eight-speaker sound system and a navigation system.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta parked in a field

2019 Jetta Safety Features

Some of the numerous standard safety features found in the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta include rear door child safety locks, stability control, a post-collision safety system, daytime running lights, brake drying, tire pressure monitoring, child seat anchors, traction control, auto delay off headlamps and dusk sensing headlamps.

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