Meet the 2021 Jetta GLI
Power to the People.
Sheer power meets style in the revved-up Jetta GLI performance sedan. Built for open roads and city streets, the GLI sports a mighty 228-horsepower turbocharged engine, sport suspension, Dynamic Chassis Control and mechanical limited slip differential. Add in exclusive features and the comfort and convenience of a four-door sedan and the GLI has it all.
Thrills come standard
Make your statement.
You have the choice of 6 Stunning Exterior Colour Options to Personalize your 2021 Jetta GLI
Tornado Red | Pure White | Platinum Grey Metallic | Deep Black Pearl | Pure Grey | Pyrite Silver Metallic
Every Volkswagen is made with quality German parts and every new Volkswagen is covered for 4 years or 80,000 km. That’s 1 year and 20,000 km more than the average competitor warranty. For these reasons, it is a fact that a Volkswagen warranty is a longer-than-average warranty.
4 year / 80,000 km new vehicle limited warranty
whichever comes first
Honda, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ford, Jeep
3 year / 60,000 km
TOP 5 FAQ
- What is the Horsepower (HP) on the 2021 Jetta GLI? 228 HP turbocharged engine.
- What is the fuel economy on the 2021 Jetta GLI? 7.1/100 km Hwy and 9.6/100 km City, depending on driver behaviour.
- Does the 2021 Jetta GLI come in a Manual? Yes! Many vehicles no longer are sold in Manual, but we are happy to let you know that Manual is still sold for the Jetta GLI!
- What safety features come on the 2021 Jetta GLI? The Jetta GLI is available with automated safety features including Front Assist autonomous braking, Lane Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control and Blind Spot Detection with Rear Traffic Alert. These are driver assistance features only and drivers must continue to pay full attention to the road and safe driving at all times.
- How big is the trunk on the 2021 Jetta GLI? The 2021 Jetta GLI offers a plentiful 399 litres of maximum trunk space. For transporting larger or longer items, the rear seats fold down, with a 60/40 split dividing the back seats.
228-horsepower turbocharged engine
Experience serious get-up-and-go with 228 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. Because when it comes to performance, you can’t fake the thrill of the drive.
The Jetta GLI’s lowered sport-tuned suspension, featuring performance front and rear sway bars and fully independent rear suspension, makes easy work of tight corners.
Get set to turn heads and be the envy of every driver on the road. From the GLI’s aerodynamic styling to its enlarged red brakes and subtle yet sporty rear lip spoiler, the Jetta GLI strikes one serious pose.
Dynamic Chassis Control
Switch between three distinct driver modes at the touch of a button. Better still, the system’s electronically adjustable dampers allow it to react in real time to changing road conditions.
Mechanical limited-slip differential
The mechanical limited-slip differential automatically adjusts torque between the front wheels for precise cornering. Point the steering wheel to the apex, punch the gas and go.
Features & Specs
GLI 6-speed manual or 7-speed automatic DSG® with Tiptronic®
- Volkswagen Digital Cockpit (instrument cluster)
- BeatsAudio® premium audio System - 8 speakers plus subwoofer
- 8.0" touchscreen infotainment system
- KESSY - keyless access with push-start button
- Wireless App-Connect smartphone integration (Android Auto®, Apple CarPlay®, MirrorLink®)
- Dynamic Chassis Control