2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

If you are in the market for a new compact sedan, then you've undoubtedly considered the 2017 Toyota Corolla. As popular as they come, the Corolla is known for its style, longevity, and fun features that are found standard throughout the trim levels. For 2017, the Corolla sees a restyled front end that brings excitement to every street corner, an updated interior that offers premium comforts, and new technology that helps keep you connected.

There's a reason why the Toyota Corolla is the number one selling compact in America, and it's not just its good looks. Take a look at our chart below as we compare it to another popular vehicle in its class, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta and see how the new Corolla stacks up against the competition.

2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
$18,500 MSRP (USD) $17,895
1.8-Liter 4-Cylinder DOHC 16-Valve with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) Engine 1.4L TSI®, 16-valve, DOHC, in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with direct injection and intercooler
8 Trim Levels Available 4
Entune Audio Multimedia Bundle Standard Media System Composition Color touchscreen sound system

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There are a few features that have the Corolla outshining the Jetta in terms of value, and innovative safety is one of them. The Corolla comes with Toyota Safety Sense P standard on all its trims, which features a Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Warning, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. The new Jetta comes available with some of these features, however they are not found standard on all trims like the Corolla.

Another reason why people love the 2017 Toyota Corolla is the abundance of trim choices available, meaning there is something for every price range and every drive habit. For example, those interested in purchasing a compact for its advantage in the fuel efficiency department will love the Corolla LE Eco, which comes with a 1.8-Liter 4-Cylinder DOHC 16-Valve with Valvematic technology and ECO Mode button to get an EPA-estimated 40 mpg highway. Drivers who want to stand out from the crowd can purchase the 50th Anniversary Special Edition Corolla, which comes with 50th Anniversary Special Edition exterior badging, unique 17-in. alloy wheels, and Black Cherry contrast stitching on the seats. Finally, customers who are looking for a reliable compact that has a low starting MSRP but still delivers on power and features will love the base Corolla L.

If you want to see the 2017 Toyota Corolla in person, be sure to stop by Bill Alexander Toyota in Yuma for a test drive today!

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