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2019 Volkswagen Jetta engine options and performance

There isn’t a more popular Volkswagen out there today than the Jetta. The Volkswagen Jetta has been a mainstay in the lineup and in its class since its inception. The Jetta epitomizes everything we love about the practical, safe, affordable sedan. Keep reading to learn about its engine options. 

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What engine comes with the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta? 

Every trim level of the 2019 Jetta features the same engine. That means no matter what your budget is, you will get the best engine available under the hood. All 2019 Jetta models come with a turbocharged, 1.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine powered by 147 horses. This engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual settings. Front-wheel drive is the only available drivetrain.

Efficiency is where the Jetta really thrives. The car can average up to 40 highway mpg, 30 city mpg, and 34 combined mpg under the right conditions. The Volkswagen Jetta continues to be one of the most popular cars of its kind, partly because of its engine performance and fuel economy. Come on down to Capistrano Mazda to learn more about the great Jetta! 

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