Volkswagen Jetta

VW Diesel Crisis: Timeline of Events

By Cars.com staff on Fri May 19 13:10:04 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — Researchers first raised concerns about Volkswagen diesel emissions in mid-2014, culminating in the disclosure of alleged "defeat devices" installed in nearly 600,000 Volkswagen diesel cars from the 2009-2016 model years. Below is a timeline of major events; we'll… Read More

VW Diesel Crisis: Timeline of Events

By Cars.com staff on Fri May 19 13:10:04 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Researchers first raised concerns about Volkswagen diesel emissions in mid-2014, culminating in the disclosure of alleged "defeat devices" installed in nearly 600,000 Volkswagen diesel cars from the 2009-2016 model years. Below is a timeline of major events; we'll… Read More

Volkswagen: Hello New Jetta, Bye-Bye Beetle?

By Fred Meier on Mon May 08 11:02:57 GMT-06:00 2017

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 will begin at the end of this year,… Read More

Buyers Show for Last New VW 2.0-Liter Diesels

By Fred Meier on Thu May 04 07:00:22 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Diesel may be dead to Volkswagen, but apparently it's not to diesel's fans. VW got EPA approval March 30 to fix and begin selling about 12,000 brand-new model-year 2015 2.0-liter diesel models that were stranded on dealer lots when… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Android Auto?

By Rick Popely on Tue May 02 12:36:45 GMT-06:00 2017

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 multimedia system. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, which allow operation of… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Apple CarPlay?

By Rick Popely on Tue May 02 10:50:35 GMT-06:00 2017

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 multimedia system. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which allow operation of… Read More

What's the Most Fun-to-Drive Compact Sedan?

By Brian Wong on Thu Apr 27 08:00:46 GMT-06:00 2017

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 is, which compact is the most… Read More

2017 Volkswagen Jetta: Our View

By Fred Meier on Tue Apr 25 11:00:00 GMT-06:00 2017

The Jetta holds its own against many newer designs, offering an above- average driving experience.… Read More

What's the Best Compact Sedan of 2017?

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Apr 24 08:31:57 GMT-06:00 2017

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 for less than you think. While… Read More

Which Compact Sedan Has the Most Safety Features?

By Kelsey Mays on Mon Apr 24 08:30:56 GMT-06:00 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 with automatic steering or braking systems. Until recently the province… Read More

2017 Volkswagen Jetta: What You Get for $23,000

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Apr 24 08:28:21 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T SE was the third most expensive sedan in Cars.com's 2017 Compact Sedan Challenge of eight compacts priced less than $23,000. At its price of $22,815 with destination, the Jetta surely had a lot… Read More