2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Toyota Corolla

In the crowded field of compact sedans, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is a standout model with its sleek styling, fun-to-drive nature, upscale cabin, advanced technologies, and generous warranty coverage. Would you like to see how the 2019 Jetta stacks up against the compact sedan competition? Check out this 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Toyota Corolla comparison.

If you place a high level of importance on warranty coverage, then the 2019 Jetta is the better choice for you. It’s backed by a 6-years/72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty. The 2019 Corolla has a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and a 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty.

Blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, VS icon, and red 2019 Toyota Corolla
2019 Volkswagen Jetta VS 2019 Toyota Corolla
6-years/72,000-miles Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty Warranty Coverage 3-years/36,000-miles Basic Warranty; 5-years/60,000-miles Powertrain Warranty
Standard Automatic Post-Collision Braking System No
147-hp/184 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 132-hp/128 lb-ft
Standard Speed-Sensitive Power Steering No

Advantages of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Another advantage of the 2019 Jetta is for safety. It comes standard with many advanced safety features, such as the Intelligent Crash Response System and the Automatic Post-Collision Braking System. The 2019 Jetta also offers an available GPS response system that will send your location to emergency responders if the vehicle's airbags deploy. The 2019 Corolla doesn’t offer any of these features.

On the performance front, the 2019 Jetta easily outmuscles the 2019 Corolla. Its 1.4-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine delivers 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine in the 2019 Corolla generates just 132 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque. Also, unlike the 2019 Corolla, the 2019 Jetta has a speed-sensitive power steering feature.

The 2019 Jetta offers tremendous value with its wide array of premium features. All 2019 Jetta models come standard with heated side mirrors, while the higher-grade 2019 Jetta models have multi-color ambient lighting. The 2019 Corolla doesn’t offer either of these features.

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Front view of blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta
Rear view of blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta
Dashboard and black front seats in 2019 Volkswagen Jetta
Side profile of dark grey front and rear seats in 2019 Volkswagen Jetta