2017 VW Jetta GLI, Release Date

The Volkswagen Jetta is known worldwide for its impressive performance and affordable price. The German auto manufacturer has announced its plans of releasing the next generation of Jetta, which is going to enter the market as 2017 VW Jetta. All the previous generations of this car model have made fantastic records with fantastic styling. Jetta is best known for its safety features that have earned it several awards. The car adopts a luxurious compact sedan styling and will retain most of its previous features. However, consumers should expect some minor elegant upgrades on the exterior and interior designing. Volkswagen has also lined up better powertrains featuring improved performance and fuel economy. Consumers will have to choose between the base L trim level, SE, SEL, Sport, TDI and GLI trim levels.

2017 VW Jetta GLI front view

2017 VW Jetta – Stylish Exterior Design:

The upcoming 2017 VW Jetta features few exterior changes hence much of the previous exterior outlook is going to be retained. However, there are some significant exterior upgrades that are going to change the appearance in a certain way. The front end is going to receive much of these changes with a more aggressive styling featuring automatic bi-xenon LED headlights and fog lights.

The front bumper has also been tweaked a bit while the rear bumper is fully revised. The rear end also comes with a new awesome designing complemented by a dual exhaust pipe system and LED indicators. The two exhaust pipes stick out beneath the car comes with chrome tips and a new diffuser. The car will ride on 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels while the body structure adopts high strength steel and lightweight aluminum material. The lightweight body structure helps in improving aerodynamic power and fuel efficiency whereas the wide wheels enhance its road stability.

The interior styling of the previous Jetta was perfect and therefore there are only going to be few upgrades for the upcoming model. The main significant change is going to be an addition of a new MIB infotainment system. Comfort will be enhanced by the high-quality material leather upholstering on the seats. Among the standard features include quality sound system with satellite radio, USB port interface, Bluetooth audio and smartphone integration.

The driver’s seat is heated and adopts six-way power adjustment. Expect keyless ignition and push button start system. Among the driver assistance and safety features include rearview camera, blind spot monitors, rear cross traffic alert system, premium safety belts air bags.

2017 VW Jetta GLI interior

2017 VW Jetta – Engine Department:

Under the hood, 2017 VW Jetta will be powered by the same engine found on the previous model though there are some impressive changes to boost its performance. This is a 1.8 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine capable of delivering up to about 170 hp. The new 2017 VW Jetta will have a six-speed transmission or six-speed DSG automatic transmission. There is still no detailed information on acceleration, top speed, and fuel efficiency. However, you should expect impressive figures on the mentioned sectors since the previous model recorded an awesome performance.

2017 VW Jetta GLI side

2017 VW Jetta – Date of Launch and Price:

The Volkswagen has not yet announced the official release date and detailed pricing for the upcoming 2017 VW Jetta. However, there is a high probability that the car will arrive in the auto market towards the end of this year or in the beginning of 2017. It will go for about $18,500 as the base price while higher trim levels will go up to $30,000.

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