2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

Finding the right sedan for your driving needs is never easy, especially when there are so many options to choose from. But, we are here to help by comparing the 2017 Toyota Corolla vs the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta. We've done much of the research for you so that you don't have to, so check out some of the details below.

As you can see from the chart further down on this page, the Corolla really impresses when it comes to spaciousness. Not only does it provide more overall passenger volume than the 2017 Jetta, but it also has far superior rear seat legroom, while also having a bit of an edge with front seat legroom as well. Unlike other options, the Corolla certainly doesn't emphasize the "compact" in the term compact sedan.

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2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
98 cu ft Passenger Volume 94 cu ft
42.3/41.4 inches Legroom (front/rear) 41.2/38.1 inches
Top Safety Pick+ IIHS Safety Rating Top Safety Pick+
Up to 30 city/40 hwy MPG Up to 28 city/40 hwy

Differences Between the 2017 Corolla vs 2017 Jetta

There are some similarities between these two models, however, such as in the safety department. Both models were listed as a Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, which is a major honor. That being said, some safety features do come standard in the Corolla, but don't in the Jetta. These include driver knee protection airbags, LED headlights, fully automatic exterior lights, delay-off headlights, a headlight washer and Lane Departure Warning. That's some excellent value right there.

Moreover, the Corolla will be providing excellent value throughout the entire time you own it. Though the Jetta's maximum fuel economy is great, the Corolla has in edge in terms of maximum city mpg. This means fewer stops for gas and more money in your pocket.

We'd love to share more details between the 2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, but we can't go through them all here. To learn more, simply contact us at Hiland Toyota.

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