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People looking to buy a used Volkswagen Jetta will have no trouble finding an adequate selection of used Jettas in the marketplace. Volkswagen first began production of the Jetta in 1979 and since then, they have been a top choice among drivers worldwide. In North America, the Jetta has proven to be a tried and true model that has matched the popularity of similar models like the Passat, Golf and GTI. Many former Jetta owners often trade in their current Jetta for a newer model because of the Jetta's reliability, safety, fuel economy and sleek, sporty look.
Jettas have been offered in the various trim types depending upon generation, such as SE, SEL, GL, GLS, GLI, TDI and Limited Editions. Approximate mileage for Jettas range from the low 30's to 40 miles per gallon, depending upon engine type and year. Making its debut in 2005, the fifth generation of Jetta was offered in 2 engine types, the 150 horsepower 2.5-liter inline 5-cylinder gasoline engine and the 100 horsepower 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder turbo diesel. Available trim types included the base level Value Edition, the 2.5, the 2.0T TDI and the turbocharged GLI. The fourth generation Jetta was manufactured in 2001 to 2005, with a 2.0 gasoline engine and 1.8 & 1.9-liter diesel engines. The redesigned body and clean streamlined look of this Jetta iteration further refined the sporty sedan by adding features that appeal to drivers seeking a bit luxury, but not sacrificing economy. This generation introduced a wagon to the lineup, making it a popular choice among families. While the third generation, with its original Euro-sport styling, caught the eye of many Volkswagen converts. In today's used car market, the fourth and fifth generation Jettas are more prevalent. Shoppers looking to purchase a used Volkswagen Jetta for sale will have no trouble finding them.
Whether you enjoy the sport-luxe styling of the Jetta sedan, the versatility of the Jetta wagon or are attracted to the mileage benefits of the Jetta TDI, you can surely find a Jetta that suits your needs and your budget at carsdirect.com.Show More »