The 2021 Volkswagen Jetta takes everything that was great about previous VW Jetta models to the next level, adding a variety of features in its five trim levels that drivers around Devon, Wayne, and Paoli, PA, should be excited about.

To help our customers decide which of the VW Jetta trim levels is the best fit for them, we at Fred Beans Volkswagen of Devon have put together this trim levels guide. 

Read ahead to learn more about the VW Jetta S, VW Jetta SE, VW Jetta R-Line, VW Jetta SEL, and VW Jetta SEL Premium!

The VW Jetta

Before diving into each of the five available VW Jetta trim options, it's first important to establish what features are consistent across all of the models. One of the most prominent specs that's the same is the engine configuration. The standard 1.4L 4-cylinder engine will lay the groundwork for an impressive ride, coming ready to produce 147 horsepower and 184.4 lb-ft of torque.

Another prominent feature is the App-Connect. This will enhance your connectivity behind the wheel, allowing you to easily integrate your phone to your driving experience.

Available VW Jetta Trims

Now that we know what comes standard in the 2021 VW Jetta, it's time to explore each trim!

  • Volkswagen Jetta S
  • Volkswagen Jetta SE
  • Volkswagen Jetta R-Line
  • Volkswagen Jetta SEL
  • Volkswagen Jetta SEL Premium

VW Jetta S

  • LED taillights
  • LED headlights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment center
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® and App-Connect

As the base trim level, the Volkswagen Jetta S kicks things off with standard features like LED taillights, LED headlights, and LED daytime running lights. 

On the inside of this trim, you'll have several impressive technology features, including a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment center with USB audio interface, and smartphone integration via Volkswagen Car-Net® and App-Connect. You'll also want to take note of the Bluetooth®  technology with streaming audio, as this will further enhance your connectivity on the go.

VW Jetta SE

  • Leatherette-wrapped, multi-function steering wheel
  • Climatronic® dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Heated front seats

The Volkswagen Jetta SE kicks style and convenience up a notch with Climatronic® dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, and a leatherette-wrapped multi-function steering wheel. In addition, this trim also comes with sport bolstered comfort seats with contrast stitching and V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces, increasing both style and comfort.

You'll also be able to count on several active safety features in this trim as well.

The Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS) and Rear View Camera System will help keep you secure behind the wheel. In the event of an accident, the ICRS can help perform a number of functions, including helping to provide your location to first responders. Other safety features include a Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Warning, and Autonomous Emergency Braking.

VW Jetta R-Line

  • XDS® Cross Differential System with VAQ limited-slip differential lock
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Keyless access with push-button start
  • Electromechanical power steering with variable assistance

The under-the-hood performance is taken to the next level in the VW Jetta R-Line. In this model, you'll see a standard 6-speed manual transmission and standard electromechanical power steering with variable assistance. These will arm you with great control behind the wheel. However, this trim comes with an additional XDS® Cross Differential System, which will help enhance engine performance.

The keyless access with push-button start will also prove handy, enabling you to access the VW Jetta R-Line easier. Another notable convenience feature is the Premium Multifunction Display to help keep you informed behind the wheel.

VW Jetta SEL

  • 17-inch metallic alloy wheels
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • BeatsAudio®
  • Composition Media infotainment with 8-inch touchscreen
  • High Beam Control (Light Assist)

The VW Jetta SEL takes exterior performance to the next level. The 17-inch metallic alloy wheels will help ground you to the roads while broadening the dominant stance of the sedan. High Beam Control (Light Assist), and rain-sensing windshield wipers will prove useful in the elements, providing you with better visibility.

For better visibility, you'll also have LED projector headlights lighting the way.

Technology is also upgraded in the Volkswagen Jetta SEL. This trim adds a Composition Media infotainment system with 8-inch display. This will make viewing and interacting with your touchscreen a breeze.

Added voice control, satellite radio, and ambient lighting with nine color selections will further improve both personalization and accessibility. Meanwhile, a BeatsAudio® premium sound system will ensure you get the best sound quality, true to your podcasts and playlists.

Safety also gets quite a boost in this trim level with the addition of Lane Assist and an Active Blind Spot Monitor. Rest assured knowing not only that you'll be comfortable in the VW Jetta SEL, but will also be more secure.

VW Jetta SEL Premium

  • Power tilting/sliding panoramic sunroof
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Power-adjustable driver's seat with memory
  • Front seats with adjustable lumbar support
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit

As the premium trim level, the Volkswagen Jetta SEL Premium pulls out all the stops in terms of styling and comfort. You'll want to take notice of the ventilated front seats with adjustable lumbar support and the power-adjustable driver's seat with memory. These will allow you to customize your seating position, providing premium comfort behind the wheel.

Your instrument cluster will also be transformed in the VW Jetta SEL Premium. Here, you'll see the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit. This system improves personalization allowing you to select which driving statistics you see, but also enhances visibility with a digital high-resolution display.

The wireless smartphone charger is also a nice touch, allowing you to remain connected while on the go-no matter where you're headed!

Discover Your 2021 VW Jetta Trim Today!

Now that you've had a taste of what the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta and its five impressive trim levels have to offer, it's time to get behind the wheel and get the full exciting experience. Shoppers around Devon, Wayne, and Paoli, Pennsylvania, should give us a call at Fred Beans Volkswagen of Devon to schedule a test drive today!

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