Volkswagen Jetta 2017

679,000 2011-2019 Volkswagen Cars: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on August 23, 2019

Approximately 679,000 model-year 2011-19 Volkswagen hatchbacks, coupes, convertibles, wagons and sedans are being recalled for a transmission issue. Read More
What's the Best Compact Sedan of 2017?

By Joe Bruzek on September 13, 2018

CARS.COM — If you think the compact sedan class is full of stale, humdrum economy sedans, it’s time to bring you up to speed. Many model-year 2017 compacts offer heaps of style and technology... Read More
Volkswagen: Hello New Jetta, Bye-Bye Beetle?

By Fred Meier on July 24, 2018

CARS.COM — As Volkswagen scrambles to restructure and cut expenses in the wake of its costly diesel scandal, it looks unlikely that the Beetle will see a new generation. Production of a new Jetta w... Read More
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Vs. Native Car Tech: What's More Distracting?

June 29, 2018

While technology undoubtedly makes our lives simpler, it can also put our lives at risk behind the wheel. Even the safest infotainment technology poses a significant risk for motorists. According t... Read More
What's the Most Fun-to-Drive Compact Sedan?

By Brian Wong on March 22, 2018

CARS.COM — We named the 2017 Honda Civic the winner of our 2017 Compact Sedan Challenge for its worthy mix of features, value and fuel economy. But the question that’s more interesting to me ... Read More
Which 2017 Cars Have Android Auto?

By Rick Popely on March 1, 2018

CARS.COM — Forget about fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. What many new-car shoppers want to know is if they’ll be able to integrate their smartphone with a car’s multime... Read More
2017 Volkswagen Jetta: Our View

By Fred Meier on April 25, 2017

Volkswagen’s Jetta compact sedan is like an old friend — familiar and aging well, but aging nonetheless. The current generation was launched with great fanfare as a 2011 model (VW had Katy Pe... Read More
2017 Volkswagen Jetta: What You Get for $23,000

By Joe Bruzek on April 24, 2017

CARS.COM — The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T SE was the third most expensive sedan in’s 2017 Compact Sedan Challenge of eight compacts priced less than $23,000. At its price of $22,815 ... Read More
Which Compact Sedan Has the Most Safety Features?

By Kelsey Mays on April 24, 2017

CARS.COM — Safety isn’t just about airbags and crash tests. Crash avoidance technology has taken center stage as automakers offer features that can warn you before an accident or intervene wi... Read More
2017 Volkswagen Jetta Review: Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on April 19, 2017

CARS.COM — The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta has plenty to offer families shopping for a compact sedan, namely a palatable appearance, sufficient performance and ample trunk space. But the current generati... Read More