The segment of compact sedans has always been our favorite, even in the days, when crossover SUVs have taken over the market of automotive, all over the world. But the last two years witnessed a comeback of the beautiful sedans, and for this we must thank those automakers who didn’t opt out of releasing their once well-accepted sedans in better ways. The name of Volkswagen needs to be listed among the top of such list, as it continued to enrich the segment of compact sedans with some good model series like 2020 Jetta, that now packs in more virtues than ever before.
All the Volkswagen car dealerships in Bakersfield that we visited or passed by in the recent times are advertising the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta model series, saying that it makes a solid compact sedan choice mostly for its zesty performance and many more good reasons.
In all its trim configurations the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta exhibits an exceptional refinement while the level of value packaging stairs up with the amount of added price for the different trim levels that range from the base S, to the higher trims SE, SEL, reaching the SEL and then the range topping Premium models.
All the trim versions of the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta are powered by a 1.4-liter turbo-4 engine that can make 148-horsepower when a 6-speed manual transmission carries the power to the respective wheels to which a model is configured with. There is also an 8-speed automatic transmission present in the lineup to offer a smoother shuttle of the power to the front wheels.
There is then the Jetta GLI configuration that delivers a whopping 228-hp and handles with supreme flexibility, as the lowered suspension offer a tighter grip on the wheels. Its sophisticated design matches the range if its performance that gives you the pleasure of strong-acceleration along with some extremely nimble handling moments.
Even with these high performing power plants revving under their hoods, every 2020 Volkswagen Jetta scores a stunning record in fuel economy that reads a number as high as 34 mpg from a combined trip of city and highway drives which is at the highest range in the segment of compact sedans.
Level of Ride Comfort
Every cabin of the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta lies a sober layout that matches its exterior gamut. To keep the drivers informed about all the relevant information of the drive, and to keep the passengers engaged with their favorite entertainment and smartphone functionalities, Volkswagen offers a standard 6.5-inch of touchscreen display that increases to a size of 8.0-inch with the upgrading option that come with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. To make them enjoy better connectivity there is a newly installed wi-fi antenna that is made standard this year that makes use of a subscription-based telematics system. Higher trim versions of the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta offer their users a better configured digital instrument cluster along with the option of heating up their steering wheels.
To know what more virtues the 2020 edition of Volkswagen Jetta, visit a well-stocked showroom like that of the Kern County car dealer.