Volkswagen has accustomed the sportier adaptation of its Jetta auto the big-splash premiere on the Chicago Auto Present.
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The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI contains some totally different administration parts to set it afar from the accepted mannequin, resembling 18-inch admixture wheels, punchier superior and rear bumpers, a atramentous bore grille, a rear addle-brain and bifold chrome bankrupt ideas.
Whereas the GLI sits on the aforementioned MQB architectonics because the redesigned new Jetta, VW guarantees added capability and sportier administration for its mannequin, and the aggregation has congenital assertive parts from the GTI and Golf R fashions to make sure that occurs. The GLI sits a bit of decrease to the world in comparison with its “regular” affinity and is tailored with a addle-brain and a multi-link absolute rear suspension.
A applicable 35th Anniversary archetypal look totally different atramentous auto with a purple stripe, a atramentous roof, atramentous mirror caps, atramentous appendage spoiler, and 35th-anniversary badging central and out.
Among the many accepted look included on the GLI for 2019 are LED lighting each superior and again, 10-colour ambient lighting and dual-zone altitude management. Techniques accommodate superior help, darkish atom adviser and rear cartage alert.
Consumers can bandbox up their Jetta GLI added with the accession of look like Volkswagen’s Digital Cockpit, a across-the-board sunroof, acrimonious and aerial overlaying seats, DCC adaptive damping, and a distinctive BeatsAudio system.
The GLI will get a atramentous autogenous with purple accents, together with purple bond on the council wheel, shifter, armrest and floormats. The aforementioned bond adorns the abundance motion seats (the abject archetypal will get bolt seats and affection blah piping, whereas the perforated overlaying seats of the Autobahn adaptation get purple accents. The accepted leather-wrapped motion multifunction council caster and accessible motion HMI affectation is adopted from the GTI. The 35th-Anniversary archetypal has totally different bench tags, floormats and axle kickplates.
The powertrainThe 2019 Jetta GLI comes with a 2.0L turbo agent carrying 228 hp (when software distinctive gas, it ought to be famous) and 258 lb-ft of torque. This represents will increase of 18 horses and 41 lb-ft of torque in allegory with the antecedent GLI. Efficiency is beefed up by the accession of a VAQ limited-slip cogwheel and brakes taken from the Golf R and that includes purple calipers, for instance.
Energy is delivered to the superior auto software a accepted 6-speed chiral transmission, whereas an 7-speed DSG dual-clutch automated guide is accessible as an choice. Fashions with the closing assemblage seem with a begin/cease association to advance ammunition effectivity. Driving Strategy Choice is moreover accepted equipment and contains 4 modes to simply accept from: Regular, Sport, Eco, and Customized (the 35th-Anniversary archetypal presents fifth mode, Consolation).
Volkswagen expects to alpha deliveries of the 2019 Volkswagen GLI to dealership in bounce 2019.