2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Toyota Corolla 

Today’s sedans are expected to achieve mind-blowing levels of performance and innovation unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. This is a tall task to achieve, but it’s no problem for top-tier models like the Volkswagen Jetta and Toyota Corolla. For 2019, both of these are bona fide leaders in not only the compact segment, but the industry as a whole. Because of this, it might come as a bit of a challenge to figure out which of the two is best for your needs, but we’re here to help you out.  

We’ve left no stone unturned compiling all the info you need to make a decision between the Jetta and Corolla. Check them both out below; we think you’ll end up with a sedan that you’ll want to bring home! 

2019 Volkswagen Jetta 


2019 Toyota Corolla 


Starting MSRP  $18,700 

1.4-liter Inline 4 / 147 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque 

Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output  1.8-liter Inline 4 / 132 horsepower and 126 pound-feet of torque 
30 miles per gallon city / 40 mpg highway  City / Highway Fuel Economy  30 miles per gallon city / 40 mpg highway 
13.2 gallons / Up to 528 miles  Tank Size / Longest Driving Range  13.2 gallons / up to 528 miles 


Test drive the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta at Boucher Volkswagen in Janesville WI 

The 2019 Jetta and Corolla models are literally equal in terms of their efficiency, and highly competitive in the pricing department. Still, the Jetta holds a more innovative (and powerful) edge over its Toyota counterpart. Inside, its ambient light colors, BeatsAudio™ sound system (a Volkswagen exclusive) and high-resolution driver information displays can be customized just how you want them, and a wealth of driver assistance technologies ensure that the Jetta can keep you safer than anything else in its class. It can do this thanks to the following:  

  • Adaptive Cruise Control 
  • Blind Spot Monitor 
  • Light Assist 
  • Rear Traffic Alert 
  • Many more! 

If you’re looking to learn more about the 2019 Jetta and its features, be sure to give our Janesville VW sales team a call – we'd be happy to get you approved for credit or work out a time for your schedule that you can get behind the wheel for a test drive. We look forward to seeing you stop by; you’ll soon find why you’d Betta Getta Jetta! 

Steering wheel and Driver Assistance screens inside 2019 Volkswagen Jetta