2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI vs 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI

2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI


Drivers in the Chicago area that are seeking an affordable vehicle that offers everyday utility, with an extra element of excitement have multiple options available here at Elgin Volkswagen. Two of the most notable models to fit this mold on our lot are the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and the 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI. Both of these vehicles are characterized as powered-up versions of the original Jetta and Golf models, respectively.

To give you an idea of how these models compare in terms of power, practicality, and affordability, take a look at the chart below.


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2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI
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2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI
2.0-liter 4-cylinder
228 horsepower
258 lb-ft
2.0-liter 4-cylinder
228 horsepower
258 lb-ft
25 city / 32 highway MPG Fuel Economy 25 city / 31 highway MPG
14.1 ft3 Cargo Space 17.4 ft3, 53.7 ft3
$25,995 Starting MSRP $27,595

Affordable Performance with the Volkswagen Jetta GLI and Golf GTI

In addition to the impressive performance that you can find behind the wheel of both of these impressive vehicles, drivers can also rest easy knowing that their vehicle has their back. Some of the great safety features and technologies available with both the Jetta GLI and the Golf GTI include:

  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Front Assist
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Seven stability-enhancing system

If you’re interested in getting behind the wheel of a vehicle that offers everyday versatility and affordability, with the added bonus of an exciting performance, you can’t go wrong with either of these vehicles. To help you decide which one is the better choice for you, we recommend taking either or both models out for a spin. To schedule a test drive, simply give us a call or contact us online here at Elgin Volkswagen and we’ll be happy to work with you to set up an appointment for you to take these versatile cars out for a drive. We’re sure you won’t be disappointed!




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