, 2019-10-22 00:09:34
2019 VW Jetta GLI - Interior

Thrills come standard.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - 228 HP Engine

228-horsepower turbocharged engine

Experience serious get-up-and-go with the 228-horsepower engine. Because when it comes to performance, you can’t fake the thrill of the drive.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - Sport Suspension

Sport suspension

The Jetta GLI’s lowered sport-tuned suspension, featuring performance front and rear sway bars and electronically adjustable shock absorbers, makes easy work of tight corners.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - GLI Aerodynamic Styling

GLI styling

Get set to turn heads and be the envy of every driver on the road. From the GLI’s aerodynamic styling, to its enlarged red brakes and subtle yet sporty rear lip spoiler, the Jetta GLI strikes one serious pose.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - Dynamic Chassis Control

Dynamic Chassis Control with driver profile selection

Switch between three distinct driver modes at the touch of a button. Better still, the system’s electric adjustable dampers allow it to react in real time to changing road conditions.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - Mechanical Limited-slip Differential

Mechanical limited-slip differential

The mechanical limited-slip differential automatically adjusts torque between the front wheels for precise cornering. Point the steering wheel to the apex, punch the gas and go.

2019 VW Jetta GLI - Disc Brakes

Looking for more features?

From performance disc brakes to power sunroof, there’s lots to love about the Jetta GLI.

Aged to perfection.

For 35 years, the Jetta GLI has blazed trails by redefining what it means to be a performance sedan. This year, we’re marking this milestone with a special edition. Because at this age, it’s all about the details.


Ready to turn heads? The Jetta GLI 35th Anniversary Edition revs up the performance sedan with extra-sporty touches including black mirrors and spoiler, red-ringed 18" alloy wheels and its own fender badge. Exclusive and limited, these will move fast!

35th Anniversary Edition standard features

When limited edition becomes extra-limited limited edition.

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