2022 Volkswagen Jetta and Jetta GLI Preview


 Every year, the new Volkswagen Jetta attracts new and returning New Orleans drivers with its sensible styling, competitive fuel economy, and fun performance—all of which are available for an affordable price. The 2022 Volkswagen Jetta is arriving soon at Ray Brandt Volkswagen, bringing with it some exciting new features and options. Along with the standard Jetta, the New VW Jetta GLI also returns with some refreshed features. Read on with us to learn more about what you can anticipate when these refreshed sedans arrive in Harvey!


2022 Jetta GLI

Performance Updates

Get ready to add new thrills and chills to your Marrero commute, as the 2022 VW Jetta and Jetta GLI hit the market with all-new levels of power and performance: 

Jetta Performance

  • 1.5L EA211 TSI® engine
  • 158 hp, 184 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed manual or 8-speed automatic transmission

Jetta GLI Performance

  • 2.0L EA888 engine
  • 228 hp, 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed manual or 7-speed DSG® dual-clutch automatic transmission


Interior and Exterior Design

The 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI will arrive in Harvey boasting an attractive new design. Both sedans get a refreshed front and rear bumper design, new wheels, and new paint options. You can anticipate a new grille design for the front end, now featuring two chrome bars on either side of the VW logo—of course, the GLI will also have the telltale red accent strip on the logo, plus the legacy honeycomb detail. There will be seven exterior colors in total, including these brand-new shades: Kings Red Metallic, Oryx White Metallic, and Rising Blue Metallic.

Inside, the refreshed Jetta and Jetta GLI get new rhombus cloth seats with contrast stitching as standard, with the option to upgrade to leatherette or leather. An upgrade to leather seats also comes with a new color option: Volcano Brown/Black.

 2022 Jetta GLI Interior


2022 VW Jetta

Feature Highlights

Newly standard in the VW Jetta and Jetta GLI is the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, as well as Car-Net® telematics with Wi-Fi capability. Read below to learn more about the other advanced features that will now be standard in the Jetta and Jetta GLI:

Jetta Standard Feature Updates

  • Front Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Rear Traffic Alert

Jetta GLI Standard Feature Updates

  • IQ.DRIVE® driver assistance
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Power driver seat 
  • Climatronic® automatic climate control


Learn More About the Refreshed Jetta Family at Ray Brandt Volkswagen

The refreshed Jetta lineup will be here soon! If you have additional questions about the Jetta or Jetta GLI, or you would like to receive an update when these new sedans arrive at Ray Brandt Volkswagen, please contact us. In the meantime, you can value your trade or apply for financing to get a headstart on the next steps.

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