- For 2022, Jetta MSRP starts at $20,195, Jetta GLI MSRP starts at $30,995
- Jetta models powered by the revised 1.5-liter EA211 TSI® engine found in the all-new Taos, while GLI keeps the 2.0-liter EA888
- Exterior styling enhancements, new standard tech, and revised trim offerings provide great value
Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced that pricing for the 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI will start at $20,195 and $30,995 respectively. The refreshed Jetta family features new technology and styling that will continue to appeal to lovers of the value-oriented Jetta and the sporty Jetta GLI.
The 2022 Jetta will be offered in four trim levels, while the GLI will be offered in one fully-loaded Autobahn trim. New for 2022 is the Jetta Sport trim, which features the XDS® electronic differential lock and dark graphite 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels as standard, along with a blacked-out grille, mirror caps, and window trim, a black headliner, and unique cloth sport seats. The Sport trim is positioned just above the base S trim for maximum accessibility.
The refreshed Jetta adopts the 1.5-liter turbocharged and direct-injection EA211 engine found in the Taos compact SUV, making 158 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The Jetta GLI is powered by the 2.0-liter EA888 engine, producing 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is standard on both Jetta and Jetta GLI, with the eight-speed automatic optional for the Jetta and a seven-speed DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission available on the GLI.
On the outside, the Jetta and GLI get a style update with new front and rear bumpers, new colors, and unique wheel designs for each trim. Inside, the Jetta and GLI boast upgraded technology and design updates throughout their cabins—including standard Volkswagen Digital Cockpit and Volkswagen Car-Net® with in-car Wi-Fi capability when you subscribe to a data plan. IQ.DRIVE® driver assistance technology is available from the entry Jetta trim, and standard on GLI.
JETTA MODEL LINEUP | Destination fee for all trims is $995
The Jetta S starts at $20,195 MSRP for a manual transmission and $20,995 MSRP for an automatic transmission and features 16-inch two-tone aluminum-alloy wheels; LED headlights and taillights, with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs); automatic headlights; power-adjustable, manual-folding, heated side mirrors; chrome front grille and exterior window surround; interior chrome package; center and door armrest stitching; cloth seats; Volkswagen Digital Cockpit with 8-inch display; Car-Net; Composition Color infotainment with 6.5-inch display; App-Connect; Front Assist (Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring); Blind Spot Monitor; and Rear Traffic Alert.
The IQ.DRIVE package is available on automatic transmission S trims for $955 and upgrades the driver assistance technology with Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System), Travel Assist, and Emergency Assist. Manual transmission S trims offer a Driver Assistance package, which includes all the above features with the exception of Emergency Assist, for $955. A no-charge Convenience Package, which comes with the IQ.DRIVE or Driver Assistance packages, add rain-sensing wipers, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Building from the S trim, the Jetta Sport starts at $21,095 MSRP for manual and $21,895 MSRP for automatic. Standard features include 17-inch black alloy wheels; XDS differential; black grille, window trim, and mirror caps; unique cloth sport comfort seats; and a black headliner.
Sport trims offer the same IQ.DRIVE (automatic only), Driver Assistance (manual only), and Convenience packages as the S trim, at the same price point.
The SE model is priced at $23,795 MSRP and is only offered with an automatic transmission. In addition to the features included on the S trim, the SE features 17-inch alloy wheels; rain-sensing wipers; auto-dimming rearview mirror; KESSY® keyless entry and push-button start; leather-wrapped steering wheel; Climatronic® automatic climate control; six-way power driver sport comfort seat; heated front seats; leatherette seating surfaces; and IQ.DRIVE driver assistance technology.
A panoramic sunroof is available for $850, and 17-inch dark graphite alloy wheels are available for $395.
Building from the SE trim, the Jetta SEL starts at $27,795 MSRP and is only offered with an automatic transmission. Standard features include projector LEDs with Volkswagen’s Adaptive Front-lighting System (AFS); sunroof; cold weather package with the heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, and heated windshield wiper park and washer nozzles; power driver seat with memory and lumbar support; leather seating surfaces; ventilated front seats; three-line door card stitching; ambient lighting; Volkswagen Digital Cockpit Pro with 10.25-inch display; Discover Media infotainment with 8.0-inch display and navigation; voice control; wireless charging and wireless App-Connect for compatible devices; SiriusXM® with 360L (3-month Premium Plan trial); premium BeatsAudio® sound system with nine speakers; and Light Assist (High Beam Control for headlights).
JETTA GLI | Destination fee $995
The 2022 Jetta GLI is offered in one trim—Autobahn—and MRSP starts at $30,995 for manual transmission and $31,795 MSRP for automatic transmission. Features include: VAQ electronically-controlled torque-sensing limited-slip differential and XDS; DCC® adaptive damping system; Driving Mode Selection; sport exhaust; 18-inch alloy wheels; projector LEDs with Adaptive Front-lighting System (AFS); sunroof; heated side mirrors with turn signals; remote start (automatic transmission only); KESSY keyless entry and push-button start; multifunction touch-control steering wheel; auto-dimming rearview mirror; rain sensor; Climatronic automatic climate control; power driver seat with memory and lumbar support; leather seating surfaces; heated and ventilated front comfort sport seats; red contrast stitching; stainless-steel pedal caps; illuminated door sills; ambient lighting; three-line door card stitching; black headliner; Volkswagen Digital Cockpit Pro with 10.25-inch display; Composition Media infotainment with 8.0-inch display; voice control; wireless charging and wireless App-Connect for compatible devices; SiriusXM with 360L (3-month Platinum Plan trial); premium BeatsAudio sound system with nine speakers; IQ.DRIVE driver assistance technology; and Light Assist.
The Black Package is available for $595 and features black 18-inch alloy wheels, along with a black roof, black mirror caps, and a black spoiler.
Volkswagen of America, Inc. is an operating unit of Volkswagen Group of America, which is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Volkswagen Group of America’s operations in the United States include research and development, parts and vehicle processing, parts distribution centers, sales, marketing and service offices, financial service centers, and state-of-the-art assembly facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Volkswagen Group is one of the world’s largest producers of passenger cars and Europe’s largest automaker. Volkswagen sells the Arteon, Atlas, Atlas Cross Sport, Golf GTI, Golf R, ID.4, Jetta, Jetta GLI, Passat, Taos, and Tiguan vehicles through more than 600 independent U.S. dealers. Visit Volkswagen online at www.vw.com or media.vw.com to learn more.
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Always pay careful attention to the road, and do not drive while distracted.
When using KESSY keyless access or remote start, do not leave a vehicle unattended with the engine running, particularly in enclosed spaces. See Owner’s Manual for further details and important warnings about the keyless ignition feature.
Not all App-Connect features are available on all operating systems. Standard text and data usage rates apply. App-Connect features require compatible devices, operating systems, and mobile apps. See mobile device and app providers for terms and privacy.
When downloading apps, standard message and data rates apply.
SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. Your SiriusXM service will automatically stop at the end of your trial unless you decide to subscribe. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming are subject to change. Not all vehicles or devices are capable of receiving all services offered by SiriusXM. Current information and features may not be available in all locations, or on all receivers. Satellite and streaming lineups vary slightly.
Car-Net Remote Access is available on most MY20 and newer vehicles and is offered at no additional charge for 5 years from the vehicle in-service date. Always pay careful attention to the road and do not drive while distracted. Certain services require trial or paid subscriptions, which may have their own terms and conditions. VW Car-Net requires cellular connectivity, availability of vehicle GPS signal, and acceptance of Terms of Service. Not all services and features are available on all vehicles. Standard text and data rates may apply for app and web features. Certain services may collect location and vehicle information. See Terms of Service, Privacy Statement, and other important information at www.vw.com/carnet.
The Car-Net Hotspot feature is intended for passenger use only. 4G LTE coverage is not available in all areas. See materials provided for terms, privacy, data security details. Requires trial or paid Wi-Fi plan from a third-party wireless provider.
Driver assistance features are not substitutes for attentive driving. See Owner’s Manual for further details and important limitations.