2016 jetta sedanThe 2016 VW Jetta Available in Tacoma is a compact sedan from Volkswagen that, despite its class, offers a generous amount of space. Sporting a big back seat and trunk and engines that are responsive yet efficient—including a hybrid engine—the Jetta is a solid choice, particularly for the people who love their German driving dynamics.

Power of the 2016 VW Jetta

The Jetta uses a turbocharged 1.4L turbocharged engine as its base model making 150 horsepower and 184 lb.-ft. of torque. A five-speed manual transmission is the standard accompaniment to the engine, while a six-speed automatic is optional. 18T models offer a turbocharged 1.8L four-cylinder engine that makes 170 horsepower and a similar 184 lb.-ft. of torque. Equipped with the automatic transmission, the 1.8T manages to sprint up to 60 MPH in 7.4 seconds.

For more power, opt for the Jetta GLI as it uses a 2.0L turbo-four that makes 210 horsepower and 207 lb.-ft. of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, while a six-speed automated manual is optional. Finally, for the eco-conscious, the hybrid model of the 2016 VW Jetta Available in Tacoma uses a 1.4L turbocharged engine with a tandem electric motor and a seven-speed automated manual transmission. The result is a total output of 170 horsepower and 184 lb.-ft. of torque, and a 0-60 time of 7.8 seconds.

Safety of the 2016 VW Jetta in Tacoma

If there’s one thing the Volkswagen brand is known for, it’s its excellent safety technology. The 2016 VW Jetta Available in Tacoma comes standard with traction and stability control, anti-lock disc brakes, front side airbags, side curtain airbags, and active front head restraints. A rearview camera is available on every model save for the base model, and upper trims are able to be equipped with the Driver Assist Package, which adds a frontal collision warning system, automatic emergency braking, a blind-spot monitoring system, and rear cross-traffic alert. The VW Car-Net telematics system offers automatic crash notification, roadside assistance, remote vehicle access, stolen vehicle location, and even geo-fencing, which allows parents to set boundaries for teenage drivers. The Jetta has received five out of five stars for overall safety from government crash tests, securing its space as an option for those who value safety above all else.

Located at 7633 South Tacoma Way, Larson Volkswagen is the go-to for all your VW needs. If you have any questions at all, you can contact us at 866-547-9114. Check out our deals and sales for ways to save money on excellent Volkswagen cars.

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27 May 2016