Volkwagen Jetta vs the Toyota Corolla

February 28th, 2019 by

Toyota Corolla vs Volkswagen Jetta

Looking at the 2019 Toyota Corolla and the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta you will see some similarities, but there are also quite a few differences. The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta has seen some changes adding to its appeal over the years. Bodywork and some interior changes make for a sportier and sleeker 2019 VW Jetta. The Toyota Corolla is simple but is very practical, comparable in interior space to the Volkswagen Jetta.

The 2019 Toyota Corolla has a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine with a 6-speed transmission and 132hp and 128 lb-ft of torque. Compared to the Volkswagen Jetta, the Toyota Corolla lacks gusto. The base model 2019 Toyota Corolla includes adaptive cruise control, lane departure alert, steering assist, pre-collision braking with pedestrian detection and auto high beams. The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta’s turbocharged 1.4-litre in-line 4-cylinder engine also makes this car quick and easy to handle, allowing you to safely and efficiently merge on to freeways, and get where you need to be. The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta also has adaptive cruise control but also has lane assist, blind spot detection and light assist- your Jetta will turn on your high beams on and off when needed. Where safety is concerned, Volkswagen has you covered.

The 2019 VW Jetta comes equipped with standard LED headlights, taillights and daytime running lights assuring safety and lighting your way in all weather and driving conditions. The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta also comes equipped with alloy wheels which are lighter and have many advantages over steel wheels. Less weight means quicker acceleration, easier handling, and faster stopping time.

The 2019 Volkswagen’s 1.4-litre turbocharged engine nets 7.8L/100km city driving or 5.9L/100km highway driving making it one of the most fuel-efficient cars on the market. The 2019 Toyota Corolla nets 8.3L/100km city driving and 6.5L/100km highway driving. There is quite a substantial difference between the two which would amount in some gas savings should you choose to drive a Volkswagen Jetta.

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta’s interior has a more modern appeal complete with 3 driving modes and custom ambient lighting. This is great for that stressful drive home, or after a tough day. The 2019 VW Jetta comes with a standard 6.5-inch touchscreen, rearview camera, USB port, Bluetooth connection, apple car play and android auto. The 2019 VW Jetta can store up to four driver profiles which makes for a much easier driver to driver transition. Ask about more upgrades and different models for even more comfort. Climatronic climate control, keyless access- push start, ventilated front seats are just a few of the many luxuries that the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta has to offer. For the 2019 Toyota Corolla, Apple Car Play and Android Auto are not available. With the XLE upgrade, you can get NAV, Sirius XM, faux leather seats, tire pressure monitoring among other features. Overall, the Volkswagen Jetta comes with more of the features that you will want without having to upgrade your vehicle too much adding more to the price of your vehicle. The Toyota Corolla is comparable in interior space to the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta but is fairly plain in comparison and in comfort. Both cars have quite a decent trunk size, the Corolla being 368L and the Jetta being 399L.

See our selection of 2019 Jettas or come in the Abbotsford Volkwagen to see what the new and improved 2019 Volkswagen Jetta has to offer! We would love to sit down with you and answer any questions you may still have about the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta.

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