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Volkswagen Jetta (2011-2018) review

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Key features
  • Medium
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
Expert review

Any car based on the VW Golf should be very popular, but medium-sized saloons aren't big business in the UK. So does the Volkswagen Jetta saloon, launched in 2011, deserve to win over buyers? Read our full road test review to find out.

What's included:
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
  • What's it like to drive?
  • How reliable is it?
  • How comfortable and spacious is it?
  • How economical is it to run?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

April 2011

Released

April 2011

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Range of New and used car scores
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  2. 63%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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