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New 2017 VW Jetta Review in Downers Grove, IL



Have you been hunting for a compact sedan that drives like a sports car while feeling like a luxury vehicle? Your long journey may come to an end! The ideal compact sedan for drivers in and around the Downers Grove, IL are looking for a high quality vehicle that doesn't sacrifice performance for amenities, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta checks all the boxes. Thanks to its impressive performance, enhanced safety, and available trim levels, the decision to purchase a 2017 VW Jetta is going to be one of the easiest you've ever made.

When you've completed your review of the information below, we encourage you to give us a call at (877) 811-2612 or visit our new vehicle inventory for all of the brand new sedan models we have available at our Volkswagen dealership in Downers Grove, IL.

2017 Volkswagen Jetta: Specs & Performance

With special thanks to its fine-tuned suspension, extremely powerful engine, and unbelievably smooth transmission, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta offers performance that you won't find in any other vehicle in its class. Since there are three turbocharged engines to choose from, the Jetta will suit the needs of Downers Grove, IL drivers, whether they are looking for horsepower or fuel-efficiency. Peruse the table below for specifications on what makes each engine unique.

Engine1.4L Turbo1.8L Turbo2.0L Turbo
Horsepower150 HP @5,000 RPM170 HP @ 4,800 RPM210 HP @ 5,300 RPM
Torque184 lb.-ft. @ 1,400 RPM184 lb.-ft. @ 1,500 RPM207 lb.-ft. @ 1,700 RPM
Transmission5-Speed Manual6-Speed Shiftable Automatic6-Speed Manual

The Volkswagen Jetta also features a 4-corner independent suspension that ensures that you'll have perfect control over the road. And thanks to the available six-speed DSG® performance transmission, the Jetta offers seamless shifting on Downers Grove, IL roads.

2017 Volkswagen Jetta: Interior & Exterior Safety


The recipient of a NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating, the 2017 VW Jetta is designed to ensure your protection in a wide range of situations. Thanks to its passive and active safety features, the Volkswagen Jetta will enhance your situational awareness while reducing the risk for collisions to occur.

Safety features include:

  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
  • Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS)
  • Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (EBD)
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Park Distance Control (Park Pilot)
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
  • Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking

2017 Volkswagen Jetta: Trim Levels & Accessories

Each developed to offer Downers Grove, IL drivers everything they want from a sedan, there are five trim packages available with the 2017 VW Jetta that all offer their own sets of amenities and benefits. Take a look at the table below for pricing and to see what's included with each trim level.

Trim PackageMSRPFeatures
Jetta S$17,895
  • 1.4L turbo engine
  • 4-corner independent suspension with front MacPherson struts, 4-link rear suspension, and stabilizer bars
  • Halogen headlights with LED DRL
  • 16-in. steel wheels
Jetta SE$20,895
  • 1.4L turbo engine
  • Heated power side mirrors
  • 16-in. Sedona Black alloy wheels
  • V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
Jetta SEL$24,995
  • 1.8L turbo engine
  • 17-in. Lancaster alloy wheels
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
  • Heated front seats
Jetta GLI$27,895
  • 2.0L turbo engine
  • Sport suspension
  • Multifunction leather-wrapped sport steering wheel
  • V-Tex sport leatherette seating surfaces with red stitching

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale in Downers Grove, IL

For more information on the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta or how you can schedule a test drive at our VW dealership in Downers Grove, IL, please don't hesitate to contact us through our online contact form or by calling us at (877) 811-2612.