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Report: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen won't be based on new Jetta

by Damon Lavrinc (RSS feed) on Jul 23rd, 2010 at 3:58PM

Those of you unenamoured of the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta have an alternative if you're still interested in procuring one of V-Dub's entry-level runabouts. The current SportWagen variant of the Jetta will carry on unchanged for the 2011 model year, complete with better materials, a more sophisticated rear suspension and that useful hatch. According to TheCarConnection, the decision not to migrate the wagon over to the all-new platform of the 2011 Jetta sedan was a cost-saving measure, so it will continue to be built in Germany using the Mark V's underpinnings. But it's not all wine and... Read More

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