2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Kia Forte

Are you looking for a new car that offers the ultimate amount of fuel efficiency? Compact sedans are lauded for being the best models for daily commuting thanks to their top-notch fuel economies. If you have been out shopping for a new car, you have probably noticed that you have a multitude of brands and models to choose from. This can make finding that perfect car for you especially challenging. Let us help you narrow down your choice by offering a comparison of the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Kia Forte.

The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta and 2017 Kia Forte are quite similar in overall size, but the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta has a larger trunk that will fit more of your favorite gear and toys (or perhaps a larger suitcase for a road trip).

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2017 Volkswagen Jetta VS 2017 Kia Forte
$17,895 MSRP $16,600

1.4L turbo 4-cylinder

1.8L turbo 4-cylinder

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder
Engine Options

2.0L DOHC I-4 Atkinson Cycle

2.0L DOHC I-4
5 Seating Accommodations 5
15.7 cubic feet Trunk Volume 14.9 cubic feet

2017 Volkswagen Jetta Engine Choices

When you select the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta as your perfect compact sedan, you will be able to outfit it with one of three different engine options:

  • 1.4L turbo 4-cylinder (150 horsepower; 28 mpg-city/40 mpg-highway fuel economy)

  • 1.8L turbo 4-cylinder (170 horsepower; 25 mpg-city/35-mpg-highway fuel economy)

  • 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder (210 horsepower with premium fuel; 23 mpg city/33 mpg-highway fuel economy)

No matter which engine you choose for your 2017 Volkswagen Jetta, you will go farther with fewer fill-ups thanks to the 14.5-gallon fuel tank.

To learn more about our 2017 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2017 Kia Forte comparison, please stop by our dealership and our sales team will be more than happy to talk to you!

2017 Volkswagen Jetta in blue
Center console of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Headlight and front grille of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta
Birds-eye profile of 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

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