Volkswagen reveals the 2016 Jetta GLI

June 17th, 2015 by

2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI offers new performance-based features

Volkswagen of America revealed the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI on June 10th. The GLI will act as the sedan version of the Golf GTI. For this reason, the GLI is more power and performance-based than its 2015 predecessor.

A bold engine with a bold look

The GLI is equipped with specially tuned sport suspension for a more powerful ride. It comes with the same 2.0-liter, four-cylinder TSI turbocharged engine as the Golf GTI. The direct-injection engine is capable of an impressive 210 horsepower.

On top of the new and improved engine, the Jetta has a received a makeover, sporting a new, aggressive look. The new look features honeycomb styling on the front grille. It also features newly styled fog lights. The rear bumper has also received an update, now including two chrome-tipped exhaust pipes. 18-inch Mallory aluminum-alloy wheels come as a standard in the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI.

Improved interior for added luxury

The exterior of the 2016 Jetta isn’t the only thing that’s been updated. Inside the Jetta, drivers will find the new MIB 2 infotainment system which features Car-Net and USB connectivity. Inside the fully-equipped SE model, keyless access and push-button star and LED tail lights create added convenience. Climatronic® automatic dual-zone climate control creates a comfortable ride for all passengers while the sunroof provides excellent ventilation.

Other new features include a rearview camera, rear Park Distance Control and an award winning Fender® Premium Audio system, all of which designed to improve your driving experience. It also features rain sensing wipers, automatic headlights and 6-way power adjustable heated front seats.

Upscale features for high-class driving experience

To give drivers an even more high-class driving experience, Volkswagen has added luxury features to the 2016 Jetta such as Blind spot detection with rear traffic alert, Bi-Xenon headlights, Homelink®, a navigation system and the Adaptive Front-lighting System to provide a more upscale driving experience. It also includes the Volkswagen Automatic Post-Collision Braking system for improved passenger safety

If you would like to learn more about the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI, contact us here at Speedcraft Volkswagen. Here at Speedcraft VW, we’re happy to help you find the right vehicle for you. Simply browse our inventory of available models and let us know if any catch your eye. We’ll schedule a test drive and get you rolling. If you’re in need of assistance with the vehicle you currently own, we offer a selection of services to keep you on the road.

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