2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. 2021 Volkswagen Passat

2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. 2021 Volkswagen Passat
2021 Volkswagen Jetta

vs.

2021 Volkswagen Passat
$18,995*

Starting MSRP

$23,995***
1.4L I-4

Engine

2.0L I-4
147 hp

Horsepower

174 hp
30 mpg city/41 mpg highway**

EPA-Estimated Gas Mileage

24 mpg city/36 mpg highway****
6-speed manual w/OD 8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual

Transmission

6-speed automatic with auto-manual
94.7 cubic feet

Passenger Volume

102 cubic feet
14.1 cubic feet

Maximum Luggage Volume

15.9 cubic feet

Having a choice is usually a good thing. But what if you’re having trouble deciding between two great options like the Volkswagen Jetta and Volkswagen Passat? Either automobile would make a fine addition to any Tysons Corner driveway. To help you choose, we’ve put together the detailed 2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat comparison below.

2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat – Cost

Both cars are affordably priced and within reach of most Springfield households. The Jetta has a lower price since the Passat is a little larger and has a more powerful engine. Another way the Volkswagen Jetta is a little more budget-friendly is it has slightly better gas mileage. Of course, you should check out our new vehicle specials for the best deals.

Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat– Starting MSRP

  • 2021 Volkswagen Jetta – $18,995*
  • 2021 Volkswagen Passat – $23,995***

Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat– Combined EPA-Estimated Gas Mileage

  • 2021 Volkswagen Jetta – 41 highway / 34 city mpg**
  • 2021 Volkswagen Passat – 36 highway / 28 city mpg****

2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat – Power and Performance

Both the Jetta and Passat deliver more than enough power with fuel-efficient engines that are perfect for your Alexandria drives. The Volkswagen Passat comes standard with a 2.0L I-4, while the Volkswagen Jetta has a 1.4L I-4. That .6 liter does make a difference when it comes to horsepower and torque. Here are the specs:

2021 Volkswagen Jetta – Performance Specs

  • Horsepower – 147 hp
  • Torque – 184 lb-ft of torque

2021 Volkswagen Passat – Performance Specs

  • Horsepower – 174 hp
  • Torque – 206 lb-ft of torque

2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat – Passenger and Cargo Space

Your passengers will have room to stretch out in either car, as both the Jetta and Passat offer plenty of space. The Volkswagen Passat offers a little more. Here are the dimensions:

Volkswagen Jetta vs. Volkswagen Passat– Passenger Volume / Maximum Cargo Space

  • 2021 Volkswagen Jetta – 95 cubic feet/14 cubic feet
  • 2021 Volkswagen Passat – 102 cubic feet/15.9 cubic feet

Check Out the Volkswagen Jetta and Volkswagen Passat at Lindsay Volkswagen of Dulles of Sterling

Are you ready to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle? Lindsay Volkswagen of Dulles has helped lots of customers just like you from Sterling and beyond to find the car that’s just right for them. You can start today by filling out our online finance application. Feel free to contact us today!

 

*Starting MSRP of $18,995 for a 2021 Volkswagen Jetta S 1.4L TSI® with 6-speed manual transmission. Price excludes transportation, taxes, title, other options, and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.
**30 city/41 highway mpg (2021 Jetta 1.4L, 6-speed manual transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.
***Starting MSRP of $23,995 for a 2021 Volkswagen Passat S 2.0L TSI® with 6-speed automatic transmission. Prices exclude destination, taxes, title, other options, and dealer charges. Dealer sets actual price.
****24 city/36 highway mpg (2021 Passat 2.0L, 6-speed automatic transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.

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