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Volkswagen Jetta (USA)

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  • 08/08/18
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    Volkswagen aims to break the land speed record on the United States salt flats with its new Jetta

    Volkswagen is still on the hunt for new records: only a few weeks after the success of the electric I.D. R Pikes Peak in the “Race To The Clouds” held in the Rocky Mountains and in the UK’s Goodwood Hill Climb and it’s already time for the next sporting highlight. Between 11 and 17 August, Volkswagen of America will be aiming to break the land speed record in the BGC/G class of the Southern California Timing Association on Lake Bonneville – the salt flats in the US state of Utah – with its specially prepared but near-production version of the new-generation Jetta.
  • 01/15/18
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    World premiere of the completely new Jetta in Detroit

    Volkswagen is kicking off the automotive year 2018 with the world premiere of the new Jetta in Detroit. On the occasion of the North American International Auto Show (January 14 to 28), Volkswagen is presenting its seventh generation of the global best-selling model to US car drivers and the international media.
  • 01/15/18
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    Volkswagen makes rapid progress in realigning its North American strategy

    The Volkswagen brand continues to vigorously pursue its regional consolidation strategy in North America: Today Volkswagen launched the seventh generation of its most successful high-volume model in the region when the new Jetta celebrated its world premiere on the eve of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Jetta is tailored precisely to the needs of customers in North America.
  • 01/15/18
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    The new Jetta - world premiere North American International Auto Show

    Key facts: overview of the new Jetta Related to the Golf, Tiguan, Atlas and Arteon: that is because the car is, for the first time, based on the modular transverse matrix (MQB) Benefits of the MQB: dynamic proportions, optimal space utilization and new range of assistance systems Global best-seller: with 17.5 million units produced, the Jetta is one of the world's most successful Volkswagen cars Into the starting gate: new Jetta will arrive in Mexico in the first quarter and will launch on the US market in the second quarter
  • 09/01/14
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    The new Jetta - Key aspects

    Ten key facts on the world premiere of the new Jetta: 1. Front and rear of the Jetta have been redesigned. 2. The Jetta features a completely re-developed 2.0 TDI Clean Diesel (110 kW / 150 PS) that meets the most stringent emissions standards in the world. 3. Fuel economy of all engine versions was further reduced based on a 10 percent improvement in aerodynamics and a reduction in rolling resistance. 4. New: Blind Spot Detection alleviates the blind spot. 5. New: Rear Traffic Alert makes backing out of parking spaces safer. 6. New: Front Assist warns the driver to avoid collisions with vehicles ahead. 7. New: Bi-xenon headlights feature dynamic cornering light. 8. Crash behavior was optimized in IIHS Small Overlap Test. 9. New in the interior: Instruments, steering wheels, upholstery, accents. 10. New Jetta in Germany now has more exclusive range of features (two lines: "Jetta" and "Jetta Hybrid")