The 2021 Volkswagen Jetta makes an ideal family car, as it has ample passenger room, excellent fuel economy, and intuitive infotainment features. Attractive styling, upscale features, and enhanced comfort make this machine a unique gem for car owners across the Parkersburg area. With the new Jetta, drivers will enjoy straightforward and inexpensive transportation, plus numerous upscale and modern-day technology.

Ripley, WV drivers seeking transportation will appreciate this compact car for its quality ride and upscale tech options. The Jetta provides car owners with a smooth and comfortable ride while maintaining excellent fuel efficiency. Top trim levels come with attractive upholstery and exclusive and modern technology options that give them an eye-catching look.

The VW Jetta drives in a four-cylinder turbocharged engine that generates 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque for your Marietta, OH commutes. The engine merges with either an optional eight-speed automatic transmission system or a standard six-speed manual transmission system. In terms of performance, an automatic-equipped Jetta moves from zero to 60 mph in 7.6 seconds, while a manual Jetta moves the same distance in 7.7 seconds.

When it comes to the sporty Jetta GLI, the car uses a turbocharged four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine that develops a massive 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Like its sibling, the engine pairs with a standard six-speed manual transmission or an optional seven-speed automatic transmission system. If you drive through the streets of Athens, WV, you will appreciate this car's quick acceleration system that moves it from zero to 60 mph in less than six seconds.

The automatic transmission provides motorists with timely, smooth shifts, while the manual system gives the driver control over the machine's power. Besides having a quick acceleration, the engine delivers a smooth and confident ride, especially over uneven pavements and bumps.

Interior Quality and Comfort

When you compare the VW Jetta to other sedans in its class, the car remains unrivaled in terms of space, as it provides Parkersburg car owners with an ample 14.1 cubic feet of cargo space. You can easily fold the rear seats if you want to fit long and bulky items. You'll get enough leg- and head-room for adults, making this VW car one of the roomiest sedans in this class.

The cabin comes with high-quality materials with a soft touch. A standard 6.5-inch touchscreen display system covers the center of the cabin. Drivers can easily use the manual control and knobs that come laid out and marked intuitively. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and other smartphone connectivity features deliver a certain level of convenience.

However, top trim levels feature an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system integrated with MIB3 software. This software enhances performance and quick processing times for navigation and voice recognition. The infotainment system comes with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, satellite radio, wireless device charging, and a six-speaker stereo. Other features that enhance the Volkswagen car's convenience include dual-zone climate control, remote start, keyless entry, interior ambient lighting, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror.


As a family car, VW equips the Jetta with numerous safety features to offer car owners confidence as they cruise through sharp corners and highways. The 2021 Jetta's safety features include blind-spot monitoring, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, rear-cross traffic alert, and automatic high-beam headlights. Other driver-assist features include adaptive cruise control and lane-keep assist.

Trim Levels

The 2021 VW Jetta comes in five trim options: Jetta SEL Premium, Jetta SEL, Jetta R-Line, Jetta SE, and Jetta S. The VW Jetta S represents the base trim level and comes with standard features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Bluetooth connectivity, and cloth upholstery. When you upgrade to the SEL, R-Line, and SEL Premium, you will appreciate the infotainment features present in this car, as it hosts several modern-day tech amenities.

The Jetta impresses sedan enthusiasts with modern-day technology, good passenger and cargo space, and reliable fuel efficiency. To learn more about the Volkswagen sedan, contact us at Pioneer Volkswagen of Parkersburg for more information. You can also visit our dealership to take a test drive.

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