2018 Volkswagen Jetta

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Volkswagen Jetta highlights

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Mileage (EPA estimate)

24 city, 33 highway, 27 combined

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All Volkswagen Jetta years

What is new for the 2018 Volkswagen Jetta?

  • The Jetta is available in a variety of new trims, including the SE Sport and Wolfsburg Edition.
  • The SEL Premium and Sport trims have been discontinued for 2018.
  • Jetta trims have been upgraded with Automated Cruise Control as standard equipment this year.
  • The S trim now comes with Alloy Wheels as standard equipment.
  • The SEL trim now comes with Rear Spoiler and Fender Audio as standard equipment.
  • The GLI trim now comes with Rear Spoiler as standard equipment.

2018 Volkswagen Jetta trims

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  • Includes all features available on the S
  • Sunroofs
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Smart Key
  • Android Auto
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Apple CarPlay
  • View our Volkswagen Jetta SE inventory

SE Sport:



Wolfsburg Edition:

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

3.3 out of 5

9 customer reviews
The 2018 Volkswagen Jetta is a car that customers love for its great gas mileage and smooth ride. Customers also like the car's sound system and driver assistance features.
Above Average

RepairPal gave the Volkswagen Jetta an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Volkswagen Jetta 25th out of 46 among Compact Cars.

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Volkswagen Jetta features and specs

SE Sport 2WD 4D Sedan

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Smart Key
  • Sunroof(s)
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine
  • Parking Sensors

Drive Wheels

Front Wheel Drive (2WD)

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Torque (ft-lbs)


Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity




Overall length






Leg room

F 41.2"/R 38.1"

Head room

F 38.2"/R 37.1"

Front tires


Rear tires


Seating capacity




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