2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2018 Nissan Sentra

2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2018 Nissan Sentra

Currently, Volkswagen is trying to keep up with demands of their newly released model, that being the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. In terms of sales numbers, the VW Jetta has often been the most popular of the current Volkswagen vehicles, sometimes battling for the top spot against the VW Golf. Therefore, the new redesign, bringing about the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, has generated a lot of additional interest towards an already popular model!

Now that we've covered the introduction of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, we're now going to bring the 2018 Nissan Sentra into the picture. Functioning along the same lines as the 2019 VW Jetta, the 2018 Nissan Sentra is larger than the Versa compact and smaller than the Altima midsize sedan, placing it in the compact sedan category that the 2019 VW Jetta inhabits. However, the 2018 Nissan Sentra is cheaper than the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta. Therefore, what does the new Jetta have in terms of specs and features that make it worth a purchase over the Sentra? Keep reading to find out!

2019 Volkswagen Jetta


2018 Nissan Sentra

1.4L Inline 4 Base Engine 1.8L Inline 4
147 hp / 184 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque
130 hp / 128 lb-ft
34 MPG Combined Fuel Economy
30 MPG
$18,545 Starting MSRP

2019 Volkswagen Jetta York, PA

To begin with, we can look at the baseline specs of both models. From this we can see that the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is the larger model with more interior space, has a lighter engine and yet more power, and yet still has a superior fuel economy! Furthermore, the new redesign of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta comes with the very best and latest technology features installed, such as:

  • Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • VW Car-Net® Security and Service Notifications
  • Ventilated Leather Upholstery
  • LED Headlights and Taillights
  • 10-Color Customizable Interior Ambient Lighting
  • BeatsAudio™
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Cross Differential System XDS®
  • And more!

The best way to determine whether or not the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta appeals to you is more direct. Contact us here at the York Volkswagen dealership and we'll schedule you for a test drive with any one of the new 2019 VW Jetta models we have in stock. We believe you'll love the feel of the road when inside the new and beautiful 2019 Volkswagen Jetta!