2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Honda Civic

Compact sedans are some of the hottest vehicles on the road thanks to their awesome fuel efficiency. This makes them a great choice for both daily commuting to the office and long-distance road trips. Due to their smaller sizing, they are the perfect choice for singles and couples, though they can accommodate a few more passengers when the occasion arises. There are many model options available, so finding that perfect compact sedan can prove to be difficult. Let us present a comparison showcasing our 2017 Volkswagen Jetta against the 2017 Honda Civic.

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta VS 2017 Honda Civic
$17,895 MSRP $18,740

1.4L turbo 4-cylinder 

1.8L turbo 4-cylinder 

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

Engine Options 1.5L inline 4-cylinder
5 Seating Accommodations 5
15.7 cubic feet Trunk Space 14.7 to 15.1 cubic feet

How Powerful is the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta?

Many drivers choose the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta because of its many engine options. Each of these engines has been specially developed by Volkswagen's renowned German engineers to provide the most power and efficiency. The engine choices for the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta 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) 

To help make the ride even more fun, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta can be outfitted with the VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system, which allows you to enjoy hands-free communication, audio streaming, navigation, and much more. 

To learn more about the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, please visit us here at Atlantic Volkswagen.

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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