The 2014 Jetta Sportwagen has impressive load carrying capabilities, with 60/40-split folding rear seats in place, there is a spacious 32.8 cubic feet of cargo space that can be used in the fully carpeted cargo. A blind deployment keeps contents away from prying eyes. Raise a panel in the trunk floor and there is a full-width tray is perfect for storing away a laptop or briefcase, it is perfectly proportional for pizza boxes. Family size, naturally. The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen cargo area increases to an impressive 66.9 cubic feet of cargo and is easy thanks to the low height of the defense in the back and the wide-opening tailgate.
2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen Engines
The 2014 Jetta Sportwagen is offered with a choice of two engines. Buyers can choose between the petrol engine line five cylinder 2.5 liter or the highly acclaimed, 50-state compliant 2.0 liter TDI ® Clean Diesel. The 2.5 liter produces 170 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. It has an aluminum head alloy crossflow cylinder with four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts, maintenance free hydraulic lifters, and sequential multipoint fuel injection.
The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen six-speed manual transmission is standard on the 2.5 Sportwagen with the option of a six-speed automatic with Tiptronic ® and Sport mode. Tiptronic allows the driver to manually switch with a push up or down on the shifter. Fuel economy is an EPA-estimated 33 mpg highway and 23 mpg city for the 2.5 with six-speed manual, and 30 mpg hwy/23 mpg city for the six-speed automatic.
2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen Suspension
Volkswagen engineers created a suspension that not only offers a fun, responsible management, driver-oriented, but it does when the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen is loaded up with heavy equipment. They used a column type front suspension with coil springs demonstrated a lower control arm, and a stabilizer bar. In the rear, there is a sophisticated fully independent multilink arrangement with coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers and another stabilizer bar.
The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen electromechanical steering system includes Variable power assistance and active return to help keep the driver safe and stable Jetta Sportwagen yet responsive, heading through every step. In tight parking places, provides a turning circle of 35.8 feet, with three turns of the wheel lock to lock.
Stopping duties are handled by a four-wheel disc brakes assisted set-up that, in the Jetta Sportwagen 2.5, uses 11.3-inch ventilated front discs and 10.1-inch solid discs in the rear. For TDI Clean Diesel version, the diameter ventilated front discs up 12.3 inches with 10.7 inch solid rotors in the rear. An antilock brake system (ABS) is naturally equipped as standard with all models Jetta SportWagen, along with Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR), electronic differential lock (EDL), Engine brake assist (EBA), and Control electronic Stability Program (ESC).
2014 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen Security
As with all models of Volkswagen, the starting point to help ensure occupant safety body structure is extremely strong and rigid. Key body panels are joined by laser welding seamless instead of welding for increased strength. To help protect those inside, there are driver and front passenger side thorax airbags together with Side Curtain Protection head airbags that cover occupants sitting out-front and rear ®. In addition, the Sportwagen comes with Smart Crash Response System that Volkswagen, in a collision, it automatically turns off the fuel pump in the engine, open the doors, and even the emergency lights came on.