2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbodiesel 6AM)
The last car I owned that was actually fun to drive was a 1988(?) VW Jetta. This car may not be quite in that class but it's hella more fun to drive than the trucks and SUVs I've had over the past 20 years or so. My reliability rating is based on only 1 week of ownership, but so far so good. Since nothing has gone wrong, I give it a 10.
TDI TurboDiesel is amazing. And so far I love the DSG transmission. It's the best of both worlds. Expect an easy 45 MPG on the open road if you keep your speed down to about 60.
The factory "premium" sound system is horrible, probably mostly due to bad speakers. I'm gonna have to do something about that. The leatherette seats are ok but nothing to get excited about.