Specs

Research 2012 Volkswagen Jetta specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

S 4dr Manual S SportWagen

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.5
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.0

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 32.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.9
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.1
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 6

Engine

Engine Type Gas I5
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5700
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
Displacement 2.5L/151

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 59.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Length, Overall (in) 179.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.7
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
Body Style 4 Door

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -

Transmission

Trans Description Cont. Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code

Vehicle

EPA Classification Small Station Wagons

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3228

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -