Is the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta GLI a good car? Edmunds experts have compiled a robust series of ratings and reviews for the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and all model years in our database. Our rich content includes expert reviews and recommendations for the 2014 Jetta GLI featuring deep dives into trim levels and features, performance, mpg, safety, interior, and driving. Edmunds also offers expert ratings, road test and performance data, long-term road tests, first-drive reviews, video reviews and more.
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Review I've been a proud owner of almost all VW lineup. While the best engine from VW is the Diesel with the 6 speed manual, the rest of the Jettas are a complete downgrade from previous generations. The good news folks is that VW created the GLI and this car has all the technical specs from the GTI. Suspension, performance, brakes, tires, wheels, interior design, etc. The car drives like a German car. All other Jettas are boring daily commuters. Go test drive one, you won't find a similar performance on any other sedan, unless you have $35K. Keep in mind that the base GLI is selling for $26K. I got mine for $24K. Sadly, the review from Edmunds is disappointing. These guys love Japanese cars.
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Is the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta-gli safe? The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta-gli earned a 4-star overall safety rating from NHTSA and "GOOD" ratings from the IIHS in the following caregories: Side Impact Test, Roof Strength Test, Rear Crash Protection/Head Restraint, Moderate Overlap Front Test Results, and a JD POWER overall quality rating of 2.5 out of 5. Among Edmunds' many tools and resources for finding your perfect car are detailed safety ratings and analysis from NHTSA, IIHS, and JD Power, including overall ratings, frontal barrier crash ratings, side impact tests and crash ratings, rollover test results, roof strength tests, rear crash protection and head restraint ratings, side barrier ratings, combined side barrier and pole ratings, and more.
What options are available on the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta GLI?
Available Volkswagen Jetta GLI 2014 Submodel Types: Sedan
Available Trims: Autobahn PZEV, Edition 30 PZEV, PZEV, Autobahn, Base
Exterior Colors: Deep Black Metallic, Reflex Silver Metallic, Tornado Red, Platinum Gray Metallic, Frost Silver Metallic, Candy White, Pure White
Interior Colors: Titan Black leatherette, Black/Carbon leatherette, Titan Black cloth
Popular Features: Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Aux Audio Inputs, Bluetooth, Fold Flat Rear Seats, Post-collision safety system, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Tire Pressure Warning, Trip Computer, Auto Climate Control, Heated seats, Multi-Zone Climate Control, Sunroof/Moonroof, Back-up camera, Upgraded Headlights, Power Driver Seat