2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Nissan Sentra

2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Nissan Sentra

Sedan drivers comparing the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs the 2019 Nissan Sentra and wondering which vehicle comes out on top should continue reading. We found that the 2019 Jetta not only outperforms the 2019 Sentra, but it provides drivers with more technology features as well.

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta comes standard with smartphone integration services such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. 2019 Nissan Sentra drivers can only access these features in the SV trim and above. Several advanced technology features are also available for the 2019 Jetta but aren’t offered in the 2019 Sentra. Notably, 2019 Jetta drivers have access to an optional digital gauge cluster, while the 2019 Nissan Sentra has no equivalent feature in any trim level.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta


2019 Nissan Sentra

Standard Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Optional
Available Digital Gauge Cluster Unavailable
147 Standard Horsepower 124
184 lb.-ft. Standard Torque 125 ft.-lb.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Engine Performance

In terms of engine performance, the turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.4-liter engine found in every 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is more powerful than the 2019 Nissan Sentra’s four-cylinder, 1.8-liter engine. The former produces 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque, while the latter only has an output of 124 horsepower and 125 pound-feet of torque. The more-powerful engine gives the 2019 Jetta better acceleration and responsiveness than the 2019 Sentra.

Aside from its generous number of technology features and its exciting drivability, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta also provides drivers with more storage space than many other sedans. The 2019 Jetta has a cargo capacity of 14.1 cubic feet in addition to four large door pockets and a storage compartment in the center armrest.

Available 2019 Volkswagen Jetta exterior color options include:

  • Silk Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Black
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Tornado Red
  • Habanero Orange Metallic
  • Sage Green Metallic
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic.