The new Volkswagen Jetta enters the market

The new Volkswagen Jetta enters the market

March 21, 2018 0 By autotimesnews


In Mexico, the first sales of the new generation of the Volkswagen Jetta sedan started. The prices for the novelty start from 330 000 pesos (17 600 US dollars)

The new sedan Volkswagen Jetta, built on the MQB platform, is produced in Mexico. Therefore, this country became the first market for the novelty.

Mexicans have been offered three complete sets of Jetta: Comfortline, R-Line and Highline. Motor range is still very scarce. The sedan is completed with a non-alternative gasoline turbo engine 1.4 TSI with a capacity of 150 horsepower and 250 Nm of torque. As a transmission, a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission with a torque converter is offered. The top version is completed only with automatic transmission.

In the base, the new Volkswagen Jetta is equipped with air conditioning, six airbags, LED headlights, 16-inch alloy wheels and a multimedia system with a 6.5-inch screen and compatibility with smartphones. With the manual transmission the Comfortline costs 17 600 dollars. For the automatic transmission it will be necessary to pay in addition 1,000 dollars.

The R-Line configuration features more expressive bumpers, 17-inch wheel disks and a completely black radiator grille with one upper chrome strip. In the salon, leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, multimedia with 8-inch display, keyless access and engine start button, panoramic roof are added. The cost of R-Line starts from 19,900 dollars

The top version of the Highline for $ 22,600 received adaptive LED optics, a leather interior with seat ventilation, and a rear-view camera. From helper systems, there is blind zone monitoring and high-beam switching.

In the second quarter of this year, sales of the new Volkswagen Jetta will be opened in the US.