The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta has a modern design; sleek character lines and a modern interior serve a premium, refined look. Additionally, you'll be able to feel the future with available 10-color ambient lighting and VW Digital Cockpit. With a sporty exterior LED head and taillights add stylish touches from front to back, the Jetta stands out without even trying. See how the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta compares to the 2020 Hyundai Elantra, Kia Forte, Mazda3, Chevrolet Malibu, and Ford Fusion.

2020 Volkswagen Jetta Warranty Coverage vs the competition

Warranty


The 2020 Jetta comes with a full 4-year/50,000-mile basic warranty, which covers the entire car. The competition has a shorter warranty that expires sooner than the Jetta's.

4 years / 50,000 miles

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

3 years / 36,000 miles

2020 Mazda3

3 years / 36,000 miles

2020 Chevrolet Malibu

3 years / 36,000 miles

2020 Ford Fusion
2020 Volkswagen Jetta Horsepower vs the competition

Horsepower


Watch the competition through your rearview mirror with the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta, which has a higher base horsepower than its competitors.

147 Horsepower

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

128 HP

2020 Hyundai Elantra

147 HP

2020 Kia Forte
2020 Volkswagen Jetta Fuel Economy vs the competition

Fuel Economy


Travel longer and make less stops at gas stations in the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta, which has a has better higher fuel economy than the competition.

30/40 city/highway MPG

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

27 / 36 MPG

2020 Mazda3

29 / 36 MPG

2020 Chevrolet Malibu

23 / 34 MPG

2020 Ford Fusion
2020 Volkswagen Jetta 0-60 MPH Time vs the competition

0-60 MPH Time


The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta outperforms the competition with a shorter time to reach 60 MPH.

0-60 MPH in 7.8 seconds

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

8.0 seconds

2020 Hyundai Elantra

8.7 seconds

2020 Kia Forte

8.5 seconds

2020 Chevrolet Malibu

9.1 seconds

2020 Ford Fusion
2020 Volkswagen Jetta Air-Conditioned Seats vs the competition

Air-Conditioned Seats


Standard air-conditioned seats in the Jetta SEL Premium keep the driver and front passenger comfortable and take the sting out of hot seats in summer. The competition doesn't offer air-conditioned seats.

Standard in Jetta SEL Premium

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

Not Available

2020 Hyundai Elantra

Not Available

2020 Mazda3
2020 Volkswagen Jetta Starting MSRP vs the competition

Starting MSRP


The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta is a better value vehicle, with a starting MSRP lower than the competition.

$18,895 starting MSRP

2020 Volkswagen Jetta

$19,300

2020 Hyundai Elantra

$21,500

2020 Mazda3

$22,140

2020 Chevrolet Malibu

$23,170

2020 Ford Fusion