Compare 2012 Volkswagen Jetta - Overview

Compare the Jetta side-by-side against the Focus and the Lancer. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2012 Volkswagen Jetta (2.5L SE 4dr Sedan)

  (2.5L SE) 4dr Sedan

2012 Ford Focus (Titanium 4dr Sedan)

Suggested Top Competitor (Titanium) 4dr Sedan

2012 Mitsubishi Lancer (Ralliart 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan)

Suggested Top Competitor (Ralliart) 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

MSRP

Veh 1 $18,725
Veh 2 $22,200
Veh 3 $27,995

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 23 / 33
Veh 2 27 / 37
Veh 3 18 / 25

Horse Power

Veh 1 170 @ 5.7k RPM
Veh 2 160 @ 6.5k RPM
Veh 3 237 @ 6.0k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 7.7 Sec
Veh 2 8.1 Sec
Veh 3 6.7 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 2.5L I-5
Veh 2 2.0L I-4
Veh 3 2.0L I-4

Transmission

Veh 1 5-spd man w/OD
Veh 2 6-spd auto-shift man w/OD
Veh 3 6-spd auto-shift man w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 5 Seats
Veh 2 5 Seats
Veh 3 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 15.5 CF
Veh 2 13.2 CF
Veh 3 10.0 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $353
Veh 2 $419
Veh 3 $528

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A
Veh 3 N/A