2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2019 Nissan Sentra

Comparison image of a blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and a red 2019 Nissan Sentra

Are you in the market for a new compact sedan that offers spectacular fuel economy while maintaining excellent engine performance? If so, there are several excellent options available for customers due to the high emphasis automobile manufacturers have placed on designing and developing fuel-efficient vehicles. Two excellent options available for customers in the National City, CA area are the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and the 2019 Nissan Sentra. Let’s take a look at which of these options is the better choice for customers!

The best way to discover which of these two compact sedans is the better option is by conducting a model comparison. For this comparison, we will explore the base trim levels of each model. This allows for a more fair and accurate comparison, which will be the best way to identify which option is the best choice for you.

2019 Volkswagen Jetta


2019 Nissan Sentra

1.4L 4-Cylinder Turbo Engine Base Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder Engine
147 Horsepower Engine Power 124 Horsepower
184 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 125 Pound-Feet
30 MPG / 40 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 29 MPG / 37 MPG

Get the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta in National City CA

As you can see in the table above, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and 2019 Nissan Sentra offer a very fuel-efficient base engine. While both engine options of these sedans are very fuel-efficient, the 2019 Jetta has the clear advantage over the 2019 Sentra in engine performance. The 2019 Jetta also has a slight advantage over the 2019 Sentra in fuel economy as well. However, where the 2019 VW Jetta really shines when compared to the 2019 Nissan Sentra and other competitors is with the available features it has to offer. Some of the best available features found on the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta include:

  • LED Headlights and Taillights
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Ventilated Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit
  • 8-Inch Touchscreen Navigation
  • BeatsAudio™
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Many More!

If you are interested in learning more about the excellent features and engine specifications offered by the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, contact the excellent staff at South Bay Volkswagen today! Our team is able to answer any questions that you may have regarding our excellent VW models on the lot. Visit our dealership in National City, CA today!