Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 2016

4.5 (2 votes)


  • Turbo four-cylinder engine
  • Apple CarPlay, Android Auto smartphone mirroring
  • Seven-speed dual-clutch transmission
  • Lithium-ion battery pack


  • Poor brake linearity
  • Accelerator lag
  • Hybrid gauge not an effective coaching tool
  • Hybrid battery reduces cargo space


  • Ride comfort
  • Reserve power at highway speeds
  • Impressive gas mileage
  • Composed handling
  • Roomy backseat

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 2016 Specs

$17,262–$24,870 Inventory Prices
150-hp, 1.4-liter I-4 (premium)
Combined MPG
44 Combined MPG
7-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
Front-wheel Drive
Body Type
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper
36 months / 36,000 miles
Warranty Roadside Assistance
36 months / 36,000 miles
Warranty Powertrain
60 months / 60,000 miles

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 2016 Reviews

Pretty good first attempt at a hybrid

Got this to replace my 2015 TDI. Car is excellent in its fit and finish and the hybrid system works great. Just a bit of shudder during cold weather during gas engine shut down and restart. Mileage, ...

by Dieseltdi from Grapevine, TX on January 5, 2017

My New Used Hybrid Jetta

I've had this car for two weeks, so far so good. It's comfy, cute, fun to drive and works well. I've driven over 200 miles (150 miles on the freeway) and am still above 3/4 tank of gas.

by Ellenpaste from Santa Barbara, CA on June 18, 2017

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 2016 Ratings