How powerful is the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI sedan?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Monday, March 4th, 2019 at 7:34 pm
2019 VW Jetta GLI exterior front and passenger side in front of mountains

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI was finally revealed at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, and now we get to see how powerful this anticipated model is.

Engine specs of the 2019 VW Jetta GLI

The 2019 VW Jetta GLI received a power boost from the previous years. It has 228 horsepower and 258 lb.-ft. of torque. It comes standard with a 6-speed automatic transmission, but you can upgrade to a 7-speed automatic transmission if you want.

Read more: How much space does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have?

2019 VW Jetta GLI interior front cabin steering wheel and dashboardTechnology features of the VW Jetta GLI

The Jetta GLI also has a Start/Stop system. This can help with your fuel economy when driving in the city. It stops the engine at stoplights to potentially help you save on gas. Speaking of driving, the GLI has 4 different driving modes: Custom, Normal, Sport, and Eco.

There are plenty of driver-assist features on this upcoming model. They include things like Rear Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, and Automatic Post-Collision Braking System.

It really wouldn’t be a modern vehicle without smartphone compatibility. Apple CarPlay®, MirrorLink®, and Android Auto® standard on the GLI through the App-connect technology.

Don’t want to wait for the 2019 VW Jetta GLI? Try the ‘regular’ 2019 VW Jetta! It has some great features that entice many sedan shoppers.

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