Compact sedans are one of the most popular model styles on the road, and with good reason! Not only are they sleek and stylish, they are incredibly practical and efficient. These attributes make compact sedans the perfect choice for both daily commuting and long-distance road-tripping. Most brands offer at least one compact variation in their lineup of sedans, so choosing the right one can be a challenge. Let us help you find your match.by presenting a comparison featuring the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2016 Toyota Corolla!
Despite the compact labelling, the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta and 2016 Toyota Corolla are quite spacious and can both comfortably accommodate 5 passengers. Both sedans offer comparable passenger volumes with 94.1 cubic feet available in the 2016 Jetta. Cargo volumes in the trunks are also similar, although the 2016 Jetta edges out the 2016 Corolla with 15.7 cubic feet.
|2016 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA||VS||2016 TOYOTA COROLLA|
|1.4L inline 4-cylinder turbo 1.8L inline 4-cylinder turbo 1.4L 4-cylinder TSI tubo hybrid 2.0L inline 4-cylinder turbo||Engine Options||1.8L 4-cylinder DOHC VVT-i 1.8L 4-cylinder DOHC with Valvematic technology|
|28 mpg city, 40 mpg highway||Fuel Economy||28 mpg city, 37 mpg highway|
|15.7 cubic feet||Cargo Volume||13 cubic feet|
With the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta, there are several engine options to choose from, depending on the model and trim variation. Most 2016 Jetta models will contain either a 150 horsepower 1.4L inline 4-cylinder turbo or a 170 horsepower 1.8L inline 4-cylinder turbo engine, but there is a 150 horsepower 1.4L 4-cylinder TSI turbo hybrid engine available for the hybrid model, along with a 210 horsepower 2.0L inline 4-cylinder turbo for the GLI model. Drivers who choose the 1.4L inline 4-cylinder turbo for their 2016 Jetta can expect an estimated fuel economy of 28 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway, along with a distance capacity of 406 to 580 miles thanks to the 14.5-gallon fuel tank!
Even with all of the stylishness and efficiency, the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta was able to score a 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA! This is the highest rating possible, and it is all thanks to several safety features, including engine and hydraulic brake assist, electronic stability control, 3-point seat belts, extensive airbag system, and much more!
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