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2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base

4dr Sedan

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B Electric Drive 4dr Hatchback

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid
(2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 4dr Sedan shown)
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2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive
(2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive 4dr Hatchback shown)
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*Does not include customer cash-back incentives or options
   $24,080* N/A
MSRP $25,560 $41,450
Destination Charge $820 $925
Invoice Price $24,538 $38,549
Total List Price $26,380 $42,375
Available Engines 150-hp, 1.4-liter I-4 (premium) 177-hp, (electric)
Available Transmissions 7-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual 1-speed automatic
Fuel Economy City 42 mpg 85 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 48 mpg 83 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating -
Side - Pole, Side - Pole -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Overall, Overall -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR) -
Front, Overall Front -
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT) -
Front, Driver's -
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier -
Front, Passenger's -
Side, Overall Side -
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good -
Front, Head/Neck Good -
Side, Driver Torso Acceptable -
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good -
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good -
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good -
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good -
Front, Retraints and dummy kinematics Marginal -
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Acceptable -
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good -
Front, Chest Good -
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good -
Front, Lower leg/foot Poor -
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good -
Front, Structure and safety cage Marginal -
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good -
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good -
Side, Structure/safety cage Good -
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good -
Other, Roof Strength Good -
Front, Overall evaluation Marginal -
Front, Hip/thigh Good -
Side, Overall Side Good -
Side, Driver Head Protection Good -
Overview 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
In-Vehicle Assistance Service N/A Standard
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive front wheel drive
Audio Overview AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, theft deterrent, window grid diversity antenna, radio steering wheel controls Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible, 8, theft deterrent, window grid antenna, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, remote CD compatible, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
12 brand, amplifier, theft deterrent, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Air conditioning, front dual zone front automatic manual
Air filter Standard Standard
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage N/A Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock in-dash in-dash
Compass N/A Available
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather leather
12V DC power outlet 2 2
Lighter elements N/A front
Ashtray N/A Standard
Overhead console mini with storage N/A
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
N/A
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Window Down front and rear front and rear
Programmable garage door opener N/A Available
Instrumentation analog digital/analog
Driver information center N/A Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard N/A
Drive battery level gauge N/A Standard
Power/regeneration gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard N/A
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror day-night auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release power N/A
Remote trunk release power N/A
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 1 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather leather/metal-look
Seats 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Front seat type bucket bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way 8-way power
Lumbar support driver driver and passenger
Front armrests center sliding center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats N/A Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory N/A driver and passenger
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear armrest with pass-thru with pass-thru
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim leatherette Standard:
leatherette
N/A Available:
leather
Entertainment 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Radio AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
CD changer compatible N/A Standard
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
DVD-Audio N/A Available
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition N/A Available
Speakers 6 Standard:
8
N/A Available:
12 brand
Amplifier N/A Available
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Navigation system N/A with voice activation
1st row LCD screen N/A 1
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Standard
Safety and Security 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection N/A driver
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
In-Vehicle Assistance Service N/A Standard
Stolen-vehicle tracking N/A Standard
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen Standard:
halogen
N/A Available:
high intensity low/high beam
Exterior light control N/A fully automatic
Delay off headlamps N/A Standard
Headlight washer N/A Standard
Daytime running lights Standard Standard
Directionally adaptive headlights N/A Available
LED brakelights N/A Standard
Door curb lights N/A 2
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist N/A Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm Standard N/A
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard N/A
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard N/A
Ignition disable Standard Standard
First aid kit Available Standard
Theft deterrent radio Standard Standard
Blind spot sensor N/A Available
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000 48/unlimited
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 24/24,000 N/A
Warranty - Drive Battery (mths/miles) N/A 48/50,000
Exterior 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Antenna window grid window grid
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone Standard:
clearcoat monotone
N/A Available:
metallic monotone
Grille trim black w/chrome accents chrome
Fog/driving lights N/A front and rear
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk liftgate
Tinted windows light light
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard Standard
Mirrors, auto dimming N/A Available:
driver and passenger
Spoiler lip lip
Rear step bumper N/A Standard
Tires P195/65HR15.0 BSW AS P225/45HR17.0 BSW run flat AS
Wheels 15" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum
Spare tire and wheel full-size steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Windshield wipers - rain sensing N/A Standard
Rear window wipers N/A fixed interval
Mechanical 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Engine 1.4L I-4 N/A
Engine - valvetrain DOHC N/A
Turbocharger intercooled turbo N/A
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Regenerative brakes Standard Standard
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust stainless steel none
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard Standard
Suspension tuning regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type independent multi-link independent multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard N/A
Transmission 7-spd auto-shift man w/OD 1-spd auto
Axle ratio 4.44 N/A
Specifications 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Base 2014 Mercedes-Benz B Electric Drive Base
Exterior length 182.8 " 171.6 "
Exterior body width 70.0 " 70.3 "
Exterior height 57.2 " 61.3 "
Engine 1.4L I-4 N/A
Horsepower 150 @ 5,000 rpm 177 @ rpm
Torque 184 @ 1,000 rpm 251 @ rpm
Hybrid system net power 170 @ 5,000 rpm N/A
Hybrid system net torque 184 @ 184 rpm N/A
Hybrid electric motor 1 horsepower 27 @ rpm N/A
Hybrid electric motor 1 torque 114 N/A
Fuel economy - city 42 mpg 85 mpge
Fuel economy - highway 48 mpg 83 mpge
Bore-and-Stroke 2.93 / 3.15 " N/A
Curb weight 3,311 lbs. N/A
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,432 lbs. N/A
Payload 1,052 lbs. N/A
Wheelbase 104.4 " 106.3 "
Front track 60.7 " 61.1 "
Rear track 60.6 " 61.0 "
Turning radius 18.2 ' 18.0 '
Drag coefficient .28 .29
Front legroom 41.2 " 41.7 "
Rear legroom 38.1 " 38.4 "
Front headroom 38.2 " 39.9 "
Rear headroom 37.1 " 38.8 "
Front hiproom N/A 53.6 "
Rear hiproom N/A 53.3 "
Front shoulder room 55.2 " 55.6 "
Rear shoulder room 53.6 " 54.4 "
Luggage volume 11.3 cu.ft. 17.2 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 11.3 cu.ft. 54.6 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 94 cu.ft. N/A
Fuel tank 11.8 gal. N/A
Electric vehicle drive battery capacity 1.1 kWh 28.0 kWh
Electric vehicle drive battery charge time @ 220/240V N/A 3.5 hour(s)
Electric vehicle drive battery maximum range N/A 85 miles