2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Toyota Corolla

The two companies that jump to the front of the list in terms of quality and efficiency are Volkswagen and Toyota. Both manufacturers have proven track records for long lasting durability and having a timeless style. When shopping for a new mid-size sedan the sheer volume of options can seem overwhelming, but once you begin to trim away the fat and let the cream rise to the top you will find the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta and the 2017 Toyota Corolla are the clear-cut favorites. Deciding between the two can still be a difficult task and that is why we have assembled the key attributes of each and compared them here for you. Check out the similarities and differences between the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta and the 2017 Toyota Corolla.

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2017 Volkswagen Versus 2017 Toyota Corolla
1.4L Turbo Standard Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder
150 Horsepower 140
40 MPG Highway Fuel Efficiency 36 MPG Highway
184 LB-FT Torque 126 LB-FT

As you can see from the graph above the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta outperforms the 2017 Corolla in every powertrain category.

Powerful Yet Playful

The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta also offers a 1.8L turbocharged engine and a 2.0L turbocharged engine for added horsepower while not sacrificing too much on fuel efficiency, both engines still average over 30 MPG on the highway. With a 6-speed DSG performance transmission smoothly sliding through the gears the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta is nimble enough for city driving and powerful enough to easily pass at highway speeds. 4-corner independent suspension sits atop 17” alloy wheels giving the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta an exceptionally smooth ride while driving over any terrain.

While driving over hazardous terrain the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta keeps you safe and sound and has been awarded a 5-star rating by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and a “Top Safety Pick” by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. With safety features like an automatic post-collision braking system and an intelligent crash response system the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta is proactive in minimizing the damage caused by an accident. Front and rear crumple zones, a rigid safety cage and the use of high-strength steel in the body will take the brunt of the collision, keeping you and all passengers safe and secure.

The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta was threatened a little by the 2017 Toyota Corolla but in the end the Toyota Corolla was no match for the Volkswagen Jetta. With better performance and safety features the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta is the clear choice over the 2017 Toyota Corolla.  Come get the 2017 Vokswagen Jetta at EVS Volkswagen today.

Driver cockpit view of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
color touchscreen view of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Interior View of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
rear interior view of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta