2021 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2021 Toyota Corolla

A white 2020 Volkswagen Jetta compared to a dark gray 2021 Toyota Corolla.

In an automotive market filled with options, finding a dependable and practical small sedan can be difficult. However, one that offers fuel economy, and high-end interior, and plenty of cargo space can be a top option among its group. One such model is the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta.

With a sleek exterior design, the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta offers the above-mentioned features in an affordable package. Starting at just a $18,895 base MSRP, the model boasts even more practicality than others in its class. For a more thorough explanation, we at Neftin Volkswagen compare the model to the new 2021 Toyota Corolla, below:



2020 Volkswagen Jetta

Versus

2021 Toyota Corolla

1.4L 4-Cylinder Turbo Base Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder CVT
147 Horsepower 139
184 (at 1400 rpm) Torque (in ft-lbs) 126 (at 3900 rpm)
30 City / 40 Highway MPG Estimated Fuel Economy 30 City / 38 Highway MPG

Looking at the engine specifications above, the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta offers a fun and sporty experience from the get-go. With a 1.4L turbocharged engine, it offers up to 147 horsepower and a staggering 184 ft-lbs of torque at just 1400 RPM – both eclipsing the 2020 Toyota Corolla model’s standard engine. Plus, it’s Combined Estimated 35 MPG rating makes the model one of the premier sedans on the market when it comes to fuel economy.

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2020 Volkswagen Jetta

Versus

2021 Toyota Corolla

14.1 cubic feet Cargo Space 13.1 cubic feet
38.5" Front Head Room 38.3"
55.9" Front Shoulder Room 54.0"
37.2" Rear Head Room 37.1"
54.0" Rear Leg Room 51.7"

Even when it comes to interior space, the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta provides more room for passengers and cargo. With up to 14.1 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk, room for bags and vacation items can fit comfortably behind the seats. Drivers and front passengers can enjoy the added head space, ad well as the 55.9 inches of shoulder room compared to the Corolla model’s 54.0 inches. Rear passengers will also enjoy the leg room, as it provides almost 2.5 inches compared to the Corolla.

Compared to its competition, the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta provides a sportier and more spacious experience inside a midsize sedan. Those in the Thousand Oaks, CA area will also be pleased to hear that you can find select models right in your area! Stop into Neftin Volkswagen to schedule a test drive or learn more about the sterling model.