Volkswagen launches the 2015 Jetta priced at Rs 13.87 lakh
German auto major Volkswagen has finally taken the wraps of the 2015 Jetta and the car has been launched at a price of Rs 13.87 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai). With sophisticated styling, excellent build quality and superb driving dynamics the new Jetta sets a new benchmark in its segment.
The Volkswagen Jetta is mainly targeted at the corporates and with a price tag lowers than its sibling the Skoda Octavia, is the 2015 Jetta more value for money? Let`s take a quick look at what the updated car has to offer? For starters the car comes with revised front and rear bumpers, new front grille, new fog lamps, new tail lamps and a new boot lid which completes the changes on the exterior. On the inside the 2015 Jetta gets a new flat bottomed steering wheel with built-in controls and a new instrument cluster.
The updated Volkswagen Jetta is available in both petrol and diesel guise and uses the same powertrain options. The petrol engine is a 1.4 TSI unit which pumps out 122hp and 200 Nm of twisting force with a claimed fuel efficiency of 14.69 kmpl. The diesel unit is 2.0 litre turbocharged motor churning out 140 hp and 320 Nm of torque with a class leading fuel economy of 19.33 kmpl. Both the motors are mated to a manual transmission, while the top end diesel gets the highly acclaimed DSG transmission with paddle shifters.
The car comes loaded with features like fatigue detection system, six airbags for safety (standard across all variants) and brake pad wear indication. The 2015 Jetta also gets electronically adjustable ORVMs, anti-lock braking system and electronic stabilization programme (ESP). The Trendline variant gets a CD player with 4 speakers along with USB support, Comfortline model gets Aux-in and iPod support and the highline trim gets a six CD changer with 8 speakers.
The refreshed Volkswagen Jetta comes in 6 colour options namely – Pure White, Reflex Silver, Toffee Brown Platinum Grey, Blue Silk and Deep Black. Volkswagen should have given customers the option of an auto stick on the petrol variant also since petrol prices have dipped during the last 6 months.
2015 Volkswagen Petrol Jetta Prices (ex-showroom, Mumbai):
VW Jetta 1.4 Trendline – Rs. 13.87 Lakhs
VW Jetta 1.4 Comfortline – Rs. 15.36 Lakhs
2015 Volkswagen Diesel Jetta Prices (ex-showroom, Mumbai):
VW Jetta 2.0 Trendline – Rs. 15.01 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Comfortline – Rs. 16.89 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Highline – Rs. 18.76 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Highline DSG AT – Rs. 19.77 Lakhs
2015 Volkswagen Petrol Jetta Prices (ex-showroom, New Delhi):
VW Jetta 1.4 Trendline – Rs. 14.15 Lakhs
VW Jetta 1.4 Comfortline – Rs. 15.67 Lakhs
2015 Volkswagen Diesel Jetta Prices (ex-showroom, New Delhi):
VWJetta 2.0 Trendline – Rs. 15.31 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Comfortline – Rs. 17.24 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Highline – Rs. 19.14 Lakhs
VW Jetta 2.0 Highline DSG AT – Rs. 20.17 Lakhs