It is powered by a high-tech turbo petrol engine (TSI with 110 kW / 150 PS) and a zero-emissions electric motor (20 kW) working in a fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly alliance. Power transmission is managed by one of the most advanced and efficient automatic gearboxes which is the 7-speed DSG from Volkswagen.
Inside, the Jetta comes equipped with an instrument panel that relays hybrid system information and a “zero emissions” menu in the stereo that shows what percentage of the last minute was spent without using engine emissions
The car has a 1.1 kilowatt lithium ion battery mounted in the trunk while a 27 horsepower electric motor sits between a 1.4 liter turbocharged gasoline engine.With a front-wheel drive, the hybrid Jetta will have an estimated combined gas-mileage rating of 45 mpg, according to Volkswagen.
The base model is well equipped with daytime running lights, one-touch power windows, automatic climate control, Bluetooth, auxiliary audio input, multifunction steering wheel and a few other baubles. The SEL Premium trim adds navigation, bixenon headlights with active front lighting, fog lights, 17-inch wheels, a subwoofer and rearview camera.