Volkswagen Jetta is believed to be the less costly sedan in the US market. However, this might not be the case with the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta given that it will come with an amazing design. The design of the current and former Jetta models have been amazing too, no wonder this upcoming vehicle is already so popular. This car was showcased at Beijing Auto Show where by things like the back diffuser and the 18 inch alloy wheels looked extremely convincing. During the show, very little information was given regarding this vehicle, but there is a lot of speculation about the expected model.
2016 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA: CHANGES
2016 Volkswagen Jetta is going to be bigger that the current model, this move is aimed at making its user feel comfortable in it. Both its driver and passengers will enjoy improved cabin space. It will come in an elegant body which will include a detailed touch of both interior and exterior. In terms of its weight, the manufactures are working on ways which will reduce its weight significantly, in order for this car to produce better performance. Reports from reliable sources indicate that the new 2016 Volkswagen Jetta will be built on a large volume platform, which is the MQB which has been used to make other Volkswagen models like the upcoming Volkswagen CC.
2016 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA: INTERIOR
Its interior will be fully furnished with the utilization of quality materials. This model will accommodate 5 passengers conveniently. There will be ample leg room, comfortable seats and a redesigned telescopic steering wheel. 2016 Volkswagen Jetta seats and the steering wheel shall be covered with authentic leather. Furthermore, its manufacturers have included a panoramic roofing to enable as much natural lighting as possible inside this auto. In addition, this model will come with a dual zone climate control feature, while its cabin will be furnished with a high class touch screen.
2016 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA: EXTERIOR
When it comes to 2016 Volkswagen Jetta exterior, there will be no numerous changes. However, the minimal changes will have valuable effect on this car’s performance and drivability. The exterior changes include the presence of aluminum tires of between 17 inch and 18 inch. Similarly, its dimensions have been changed since this car is being built on a larger platform. Its wheelbase will be 106.7 inches. Its length shall be 189.1 inches, width at 73 inches and its height at 55.8 inches.
2016 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA: ENGINE AND OPTIONS
For its engine, people can only rely on forecasts for now since there is no official report about it. However, 2016 Volkswagen Jetta is expected to come with better engine system which will add to its new high quality features, thus making a good combination for this car. Sources indicate that this care will have advanced engine, which include the new generation of VW diesel engine. There is also a likelihood of finding a new turbocharged gasoline engine. According to Volkswagen, these engines results start at 190 horsepower while the higher end design go up to 280 horsepower. Furthermore, there are preparations from the German manufacturer to introduce more trim levels which include the hybrid option. The hybrid version will come with a combination of an electric motor and a gasoline engine. Again, this car will be a four wheel drive.
2016 Volkswagen Jetta: Price, Release Date and Competitors
Rumors indicate that its price will not be affected much by the changes. The base model will cost $ 35 000, but prospective buyers will have to dig deeper in their pockets to acquire those models with additional trim packages. It is expected to appear in the showrooms not later that the first half of 2016. The colosest rivalas of new 2016 Volkswagen Jetta on market will be: Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla and Chevrolet Cruze.