2015 VW Jetta Owners Manual – Compared to other the economy cars, the 2015 VW Jetta is a compact sedan with enough comfort, generous space and has just enough German character. It comes with excellent performance and fuel economy from turbocharged engines, roomy cabin and cargo space and available Hybrid model. Downsides include expensive price tag for TDI and hybrid model, poor performance standard engine, average cornering and steering capabilities and average touchscreen displays.
2015 VW Jetta Features
The Base, the S, the SE, the Sport and the SEL are trim levels for the Gasoline-engine versions and the S, the SE and the SEL are trim levels for the diesel-engine TDI models. The Jetta Hybrid and the performance-focused Jetta GLI are also available. The Base Jetta comes standard with 15-inch steel wheels, a steering wheel adjuster, power windows, a folding 60/40 backseat, front seats height-adjuster, fabric upholstery, and a four-speaker sound system. The 2015 VW Jetta SEL model gets heated windshield-washer nozzles, a six-way power driver seat body-color side mirrors, 6.5-inch touchscreen audio system, chrome exterior trim, unique 16-inch alloy wheels, backing camera, dual-zone automatic climate control, premium vinyl upholstery, a nine-speaker Fender premium sound system, sunroof, CarNet app suite, lumbar adjuster driver-seat, backseat armrest, and a leather-cover steering wheel.
2015 VW Jetta Performance
A 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine provides power for the Base and S Jetta generating 115 hp and 125 lb-ft of torque mated with standard five-speed manual transmission and optional six-speed automatic. The automatic Jetta returns 23 mpg city, 26 mpg combined and 34 mpg highway EPA-estimated fuel economy while the manual model returns 25 mpg city, 28 combined and 34 highway. A 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder is available for the SE and SEL bringing 170 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. A 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder diesel engine is new for the 2015 VW Jetta TDI boosting 150 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque mated with standard six-speed manual and optional six-speed automated-manual transmission.