While the Volkswagen's facelifted premium sedan Jetta was caught testing quite-a-few times in India, the German automajor has confirmed that they will launch the all-new Jetta on 17th February 2015. The 2015 Volkswagen Jetta made its world debut at the 2014 New York Auto Show. For the 2015 model, the Jetta will carry a handful of subtle styling changes.
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For the exterior, the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta facelift will come with a slightly bolder front grille that resembles Passat's grille. Also, the headlights gets bi-Xenon elements, along with LED daytime running lights (DRLs). The front bumper gets subtle revisions in the form of larger air-intakes and a new design for the fog lights. At the rear-end, the car gets Audi-like LED tail lamps.
Inside the cabin, the 2015 Jetta will get a new piano black trim, a flat-bottom steering wheel, a new touchscreen infotainment system and a revised instrument cluster. Under the hood, the upcoming model will get the same 1.8 litre TSI petrol and 2.0 litre TDI diesel engine options that are available on the current model, though the performance is expected to get better with a higher maximum power output of around 145 bhp.
The new car could be priced a little upwards of the current model at around Rs 13-14 lakh and will compete against Skoda Octavia, Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla Altis and Chevrolet Cruze.
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