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Car 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

Discussion in 'Product reviews' started by Cheers and Gears RSS, Aug 29, 2013.

  1. Cheers and Gears RSS

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    Aug 10, 2013
    William Maley
    Staff Writer -
    August 28, 2013

    "Why is Volkswagen doing a hybrid version of the Jetta?!"

    That was my response when the news first came that Volkswagen would be introducing the Jetta Hybrid. On one hand this doesn't make sense. Volkswagen is known as the diesel automaker with five vehicles that offer amazing fuel economy and performance. Plus, diesel vehicles in the U.S. are making huge inroads. According to R.L. Polk, registration of diesel vehicles have increased 24.3 percent from 2010 to 2012.

    However there are still a fair number of the public who believe that diesel is EVIL! Instead they are turning to hybrids which also offers amazing fuel economy numbers. Volkswagen not wanting to miss out on this has created the Jetta Hybrid. But this being Volkswagen, they did it their way. In this case, you'll find a turbocharged engine, dual-clutch gearbox, and promises of fun to driveness. Does it fully work?


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