2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Buick Verano

Of the extensive sedan market, the compact size is one of the most popular due to its economic price, diet, and upkeep. Most auto brands carry at least compact sedan in their lineup, so finding that perfect model can be challenging. We are here to help you narrow down your options by presenting a comparison between our 2017 Volkswagen Jetta and leading competitor, the 2017 Buick Verano.

When parked next to each other, both models are very similar in overall size and can accommodate up to five passengers. The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, however, offers a slightly larger trunk so that you can fit bigger suitcases or more shopping bags.

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta VS 2017 Buick Verano
$17,895 MSRP $21,065

1.4L turbo 4-cylinder

1.8L turbo 4-cylinder

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder
Engine Options 2.4L DOHC 4-cylinder
5 Seating Capacity 5
15.7 cubic feet Trunk Cargo Volume 14 to 14.3 cubic feet

2017 Volkswagen Jetta Engine Options and Specs

While the 2017 Buick Verano is outfitted with one engine choice—which is a 180 horsepower 2.4L DOHC 4-cylinder with a 21 mpg-city/31 mpg-highway fuel economy—you have three different options with the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta to match your needs and style! These options include:

  • 1.4L turbo 4-cylinder (150 horsepower; 184 lb.-ft. of torque; 28 mpg-city/40 mpg-highway fuel economy; 14.5-gallon fuel tank; 580-highway mile driving range)

  • 1.8L turbo 4-cylinder (170 horsepower; 184 lb.-ft. of torque; 25 mpg-city/35 mpg-highway fuel economy; 14.5-gallon fuel tank; 507.5-highway mile driving range)

  • 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder (210 horsepower with premium fuel; 207 lb.-ft. of torque with premium fuel; 23 mpg-city/33 mpg-highway fuel economy; 14.5-gallon fuel tank; 478.5-highway mile driving range)

If you have any questions about our 2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Buick Verano comparison, please contact us or stop by our dealership.

Headlight and front grille of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Center console of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Birds-eye profile of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Steering wheel of the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

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