Volkswagen made a lot of people incredibly happy during the 2019 model year by bringing back one of the most beloved versions of the Volkswagen Jetta in the form of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI. And now, thanks to the start of the 2020 model year, Volkswagen is taking that reintroduction to whole new levels with the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI lineup here at Quirk VW in Manchester, NH.
The 2020 VW Jetta GLI takes everything you loved about the 2019 model year version and ups the ante even more thanks to powertrain enhancements, interior style updates, exterior style upgrades, and a whole slew of feature improvements – a list that includes a newly optional Black Package that gifts your 2020 Jetta GLI Autobahn model with a new black rear spoiler, a new black roof, new black mirror caps, and new black 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels. The new 2020 VW Jetta GLI Autobahn model also boasts a newly standard DCC® adaptive damping system and newly standard wireless charging capabilities. Furthermore, the entire 2020 Jetta GLI lineup boasts a newly standard Wi-Fi hotspot and a newly standard Car-Net® telematics system.
Now that we’ve discussed some of the impressive and advanced new driver assistance, connectivity, safety, technology, and convenience features that come with the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI lineup, let’s now pop the hood of this dynamic and fun to drive new VW sedan to see what makes it tick.
Popping the hood of a new 2020 VW Jetta GLI unveils a 4-cylinder 2.0-liter intercooled and turbocharged TSI engine that packs all the get up and go needed to take you on the ride of your life. More specifically, this engine provides you with a horsepower rating of 228 and a torque rating of 258 pound-feet.
But the engine isn’t the only impressive part of the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI lineup’s powertrain. That’s because it also features the choice between a 7-speed DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission and a 6-speed manual transmission, plus one of the most smooth handling front-wheel drive systems ever engineered.
Inside, the 2020 VW Jetta GLI lineup provides you with 94.7 cubic-feet of passenger space and 14.1 cubic-feet of cargo space.
For more on the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI lineup, feel free to contact our staff here at Quirk VW in Manchester, NH.