2006 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6M)
I have had this car for 3 years and 40,000 miles and it drives as good as the day I picked it up. I came from a Saab 9-3 and looked at buying a new one until I drove the GLI. I also considered the Acura TSX, Audi A4, BMW 328I and Infiniti G35. The GLI handled and performed as well or better and priced up to $10,000 less. If you are looking for a great handling, powerful sports sedan without having to say "Look at Me" this is the car for you. I don't look at this car as an overpriced Jetta but as a bargain BMW. I have been so happy with it that I bought the car after my lease ended. This car has incredible build quality and plenty of room in the cabin. You will not be sorry!
2.0 Turbo engine has little turbo lag with plenty of power and 26 mpg. Sport suspension, sport seats, sport steering wheel, silky smooth stick and clutch feel, huge trunk and large storage bins on doors, great sounding stereo
some luxury options not available such as power seats, homelink, IPOD, Bluetooth.