Comparing the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Vs. the 2018 Honda Civic

2019 Jetta vs. 2018 Civic

When it comes to sporty sedans, both the 2018 Honda Civic and the new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta are great options. Let’s compare some of the specs to help car buyers in the Harrisburg, PA area figure out which of these two options best fits their needs.

Standard Features

Both models come equipped with LED lights, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and other compelling features that show why consumers continuously go back to these brands.

  • More than seven different exterior color swatches to help capture your style.
  • Available heated seats help you stay comfortable in any temperature.
  • State-of-the-art navigation systems help get you where you need to go.

Despite the similarities, there are some differences that set these two vehicles apart.

  • The 2019 Jetta has an available power panoramic sunroof with tilting and sliding functions.
  • This Jetta is the first Volkswagen in the U.S. to feature the premium BeatsAudio™ system.
  • The Volkswagen comes with 10-color ambient lighting to set the mood for every excursion.
  • The Jetta’s feel is quick and sporty, thanks to 184 ft. pounds of torque at 1400 RPM’s, compared to 138 at 4200 for the Civic.
  • The Jetta also features post-collision braking, smartphone integration for Android Auto, a turbocharged engine and alloy wheels – none of which are featured on the Civic LX.

Built-In Safety

The Volkswagen Jetta and the Honda Civic are both optimized to keep drivers and their passengers safe.

  • Both offer available Driver Assistance features, including Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and lane assist technology.
  • Multiple airbags offer protection in the event of a collision.
  • Digital cockpit screens show a plethora of customizable information, allowing drivers to stay informed on the road.

While both models have top safety-rated features, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta offers more.

  • The Jetta’s People First Warranty provides 6-year/72,000-mile bumper-to-bumper coverage.
  • Safety cage seating boasts superior protection, deflecting impacts away from the driver and passengers.
  • The Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS) reacts after a collision in case you’re not able to.

To recap, both vehicles provide the latest in technology and safety features. But if you’re looking for a new car that goes the extra mile and exceeds all your expectations, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is a smart choice.

Schedule a Test Drive

With five available trims, you’ll want to test out the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta for yourself. Schedule a test drive at Sutliff Volkswagen, located at 1301 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17104. View the inventory and experience exactly what this turbocharged sedan has to offer. For more information, get in touch with our sales team at (717) 234-8888.

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Phone: (717) 234-8888

1301 Paxton St Harrisburg, PA


Phone: (717) 234-8888

1301 Paxton St Harrisburg, PA


Phone: (717) 234-8888

1301 Paxton St Harrisburg, PA
40.2552965 -76.864181
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Sutliff Volkswagen
Sutliff Volkswagen
1301 Paxton St
Harrisburg, PA, 17104 United States
(717) 234-8888
Sutliff Volkswagen 40.2552965, -76.864181.