2016 Volkswagen Jetta Glendale CA
There’s something about describing a vehicle as an economy model that makes it sound like it’s only worth of driving if you’re on a strict budget. As the best-selling model in the lineup, we know the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta in Glendale CA is a worthy option whether you’re a college graduate with tight funds or a commuter who wants to keep it simple. Five different turbocharged engine options are available which appeal to everyone from the fuel-conscious who opt for diesel or hybrid choices, to those interested in the sportier Jetta GLI, and everyone in between.
The 2016 Volkswagen Jetta has certainly earned more power for the new model year with the 1.4T engine replacing the 2.0-liter naturally aspirated option from the previous model year, this means an increase in fuel economy and a more responsive driving style. Gone this year for the TSI engine is the manual transmission, which has been upgraded to a standard six-speed automatic transmission. Not to worry, as the Tiptronic mode keeps the ability to shift gears in the hands of the driver through a second shift gate, removing the need for a manual clutch.
The 2016 Volkswagen Jetta has five different engine options, starting with the all-new 1.4-liter turbocharged found in the base gasoline model. Other engine options include the 1.8-liter turbo four, a 2.0-liter Clean Diesel TDI, the 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder in the GLI and a 1.4-liter turbocharged hybrid.
Standard features include Bluetooth with audio streaming, a USB audio port, a 5-inch touchscreen sound system with CD player and SD memory card reader, cruise control and a multi-function steering wheel. Available features found in higher trim levels include push-button start, a rearview camera, heated front seats, a sunroof and more.
The base engine delivers 150 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque, providing considerable improvement over the 2015 model year. Fuel economy sits at 28 city and 39 highway mpg, also rising over the previous model year. Fuel efficiency is improved in the TDI or Hybrid model, with both achieving the same horsepower number.
New Features for the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta Los Angeles CA
A new engine and upgraded standard transmission make up just some of the improved features for the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta. Technology updates easily bring this model far above the typical economy segment. The stereo system has been upgraded to the touchscreen MIB II infotainment system, providing a generous 5-inch screen that proves to be an impressive update over the basic CD player found in the base model from the previous model year.
Long-missing in the Volkswagen has been a USB audio port, which is now included to easily connect and charge mobile devices. Other standard features include cruise control, Bluetooth, power doors and locks and a multi-function steering wheel. Everything that made the Jetta a best seller continues to allow the vehicle to shine, with the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta only proving itself more advanced than any model before it. There’s only one way to find out if it’s the right model for you, and that’s by stopping by New Century Volkswagen. We can’t wait to see you.