Research 2016 Volkswagen Jetta specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2.0L TDI S 4dr Manual 2.0L TDI S Sedan


Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.7


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.0 (2015)


Displacement 2.0 L/120
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 4000
Fuel System Diesel Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 236 @ 1750
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-4

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 183.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.3
Track Width, Front (in) 60.4
Height, Overall (in) 57.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70
Wheelbase (in) 104.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2
Second Head Room (in) 37
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6
Front Head Room (in) 37
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.4
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 30 (2015)
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 35 (2015)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 44 (2015)


Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4


Vehicle Name Volkswagen Jetta Sedan
Body Style Sedan


Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link


Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Size P225/40HR18
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Front Tire Size P225/40HR18
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code NONTR
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code NONTR


Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.45
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.56
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.77
Trans Description Cont. Again


EPA Classification Compact Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3241


Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Full-Size
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum