2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Honda Civic 

Light and fun compact sedans are always in vogue, especially in areas that are as densely packed as Janesville. You need a model that’s able to provide efficiency and fun in equal amounts, and that’s exactly what the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and 2019 Honda Civic can promise. Each of them offers class-leading innovation and function for prices that can be tailored to any budget, making them perfect for anyone. 

If you’re in the market for a compact sedan, we want to help you find yours, and the best way to do that is to pit these two icons head-to-head. Check out our comparison between the Jetta and Civic below!  

2019 Volkswagen Jetta 


2019 Honda Civic 


Starting MSRP  $19,550 

1.4-liter TSI® four-cylinder / up to 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque  

Base Engine / Max. Horsepower and Torque Output  1.5-liter four-cylinder / 158 horsepower and 138 pound-feet of torque 
30 miles per gallon city / 40 miles per gallon highway  Fuel Economy (City and Highway)  32 miles per gallon city / 42 miles per gallon highway 
13.2 gallons / up to 528 miles  Tank Size / Maximum Highway Driving Range  12.4 gallons / up to 521 miles 


Test drive a new 2019 Volkswagen Jetta at Frank Boucher Volkswagen in Janesville WI 

At its core, the 2019 Jetta is a stronger and more efficient option than its Civic counterpart, but there’s much more than meets the eye when it comes to the advantages of Volkswagen’s flagship sedan. Inside, you’ll be treated to a high-resolution Volkswagen Digital Cockpit display and BeatsAudio™ sound system, neither of which are available on the Civic. Plus, with the following driver assistance technologies, the 2019 Jetta can do a much better job at keeping you safe than its Honda competition, easily earning its 5 Star NHTSA safety rating:  

  • Light Assist 
  • Lane Assist 
  • Front Assist 
  • Rear Traffic Alert 
  • Blind Spot Monitor 
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) 
  • Many more! 

Don’t hesitate to contact our Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville sales team if you’re looking to test drive the 2019 Jetta today – it’s always a hot ticket item, and we’d love to get you behind the wheel so you can unleash all its best features for yourself! 

Steering wheel and front two seats inside 2019 Volkswagen Jetta