2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Chevy Cruze

When it comes to a quality sedan, there’s more to achieving greatness than just a name. For years Chevy has dominated the American automotive industry with few opponents able to keep up. However, times and technology are changing, and automakers like Volkswagen have begun making a name for themselves in the American market. To be the best you have to beat the best, so let’s see if that’s the case in this matchup between the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Chevy Cruze.

While a good reputation is always welcome, it really comes down to the numbers. The Jetta matches up favorably with the Cruze in many ways, getting slightly better fuel efficiency, more legroom, more cargo volume, more horsepower and plenty of other advantages. How else do these two stack up? Find out for yourself in the chart below.

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T S vs 2017 Chevy Cruze L
28 city/40 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 28 city/40 hwy
38.1 inches Rear Legroom 36.1 inches
15.7 cubic ft. Trunk Volume 14.8 cubic ft.
5 stars Overall Crash Test Rating 4 stars

Safety in the 2017 Jetta

So Volkswagen beats Chevy in a few different categories, but the one that might stand out to you the most is safety. Sure, you already know that Volkswagen stays ahead of the game by producing some of the safest vehicles on the road, but what makes the Jetta a 5-star safety wonder? Standard and optional safety features let you deck out your 2017 Jetta and turn it into a haven of security with features such as a Blind Spot Monitor, Park Pilot, Rear Traffic Alert, Adaptive Cruise Control and Front Assist. From the safety cage to the high-strength steel, every component of the 2017 Jetta is made with your well-being in mind.

That’s it in a nutshell, but there’s so much more to learn about the Jetta and what it offers. To see this car for yourself, get in touch with the team at Hall Cars in Brookfield! We’ll set you up with one of our talented team members to look through our inventory and find the Jetta that’s right for you. Stop by today!

2017 Volkswagen Jetta center console
2017 Volkswagen Jetta seating
2017 Volkswagen Jetta steering wheel
2017 Volkswagen Jetta grille

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