2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs. 2019 Kia Forte 

The Volkswagen Jetta continues to be one of the most popular cars in the VW lineup as well as in the entire world. Its affordability, modernity, efficiency, and practicality combine to make it the ideal family sedan. As much as we love the VW Jetta, we know it has its fair share of competition. 

Here, we are putting the 2019 Jetta up against the 2019 Kia Forte, a similarly styled and priced car. These models come with many of the same features, but which one reigns supreme? Our chart below contains stats on the base models of each car. Check it out and learn more about the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. 

2019 Volkswagen Jetta 


2019 Kia Forte 


Starting MSRP  $17,790 


Blind spot monitoring system  Not available 
Standard  LED brake lights  Not available 
72 months/72,000 miles  Bumper to bumper warranty  60 months/60,000 miles 


Get the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta in San Juan Capistrano, CA 

The Volkswagen Jetta epitomizes what we love about modern vehicles. It’s fun to drive, it’s good on gas, and it looks great. On the inside, drivers and passengers alike can enjoy available amenities like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, integrated navigation, V-Tex leatherette, ventilated and heated seats, and much more. Under the hood, the 2019 Jetta comes with a 1.4-liter inline four-cylinder (I-4) engine powered by 147 horses. This is the only available engine option and it contributes to an impressive fuel economy. Jetta drivers can expect to average up to 40 highway mpg, 30 city mpg, and 34 combined mpg. 

There is much more to love about the 2019 VW Jetta. Come on down to Capistrano Volkswagen to learn more. Our friendly and knowledgeable salespeople will go over everything else you need to know about this all-time great car. Come by soon so we can get you set up with a test drive! 

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