By Jaidev on
2005 Volkswagen Jetta New 2.5 PZEV 4dr Sedan (2.5L 5cyl 6A)
Traded in my 2001.5 V6 Passat for this car. Excellent build quality. Fun to drive. The tiptronic 6 speed transmission is a marvel of modern engineering. It works better than the manual transmission on my Passat. Fuel economy is also great for a 5 cyl. car. There is no difference in mileage between the manual and the automatic with tiptronic. Although from certain angles it does resemble the Corolla a little bit, if you see it from the front, there is no mistaking the chrome grille.
Automatic transmission with tiptronic, heated seats, dual zone climate control, hooks in the trunk to hang grocery bags, alloy wheels, photochromatic rear-view mirror, integrated blinkers in side mirrors, user-defined high speed warning chime (it is easy to go over the speed limit and not know
How about foglamps as standard equipment with Package 1? I think the European Jettas come standard with fog lamps. Also some side protection strips would be nice.