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The 2023 Jetta GLI

Eye-catching and heart-racing, the 2023 Volkswagen Jetta GLI gives the best of both worlds. German-engineered thrills and bold style.

Eye-catching and heart-racing, the 2023 Volkswagen Jetta GLI gives the best of both worlds. German-engineered thrills and bold style.

    • Engine2.0 TSI
    • Horsepower & Torque228 HP, 258 lb-ft
    • Transmission6-speed manual or 7-speed DSG® with Tiptronic®
    • Acceleration6.1 seconds – 6-speed manual transmission
    • Fuel Economy (Combined L/100 km)7.9 (7-speed automatic and 6-speed manual)


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    Turbocharged performance

    Feel the excitement of the 228-hp 2.0 TSI® engine.

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    Smart tech, better drive

    The Jetta GLI puts a host of customizable, drive-enhancing tech at your fingertips, like the standard 10.25” Digital Cockpit Pro and standard Wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™.

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    GLI style

    From the striking red pinstripe up front to the dual exhausts at the rear, the GLI is an all-around treat for the eyes.


    Rarin’ to go

    No matter how long your drive, it’ll feel all too short with the thrilling performance of the 228-hp 2.0 TSI® turbocharged engine.

    Design and Comfort

    On a roll

    The bold exterior of the GLI is rounded out with the beautiful new 18” Black Phantom Wheels. It’s style and performance all rolled into one.

    Technology and Convenience

    Connected convenience

    Enjoy the peace of mind and convenience that comes with the Car-Net®  app, and it’s suite of over 20 connected features.

    Use location services to remember where you last parked, or to find parking before you arrive at your next destination. You can even set boundary and speed alerts to let you know what’s happening when you’re not the one behind the wheel. 

    IQ.DRIVE and Driver Assistance



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    An intelligent suite of active safety and driver assistance features* designed to keep you and everyone around you, protected.

    Features include: 

    • Travel Assist (Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Assist, Emergency Assist)
    • Side Assist (Blind spot monitor with Rear Traffic Alert)
    • Front Assist with Autonomous Emergency Braking with pedestrian and cyclist monitoring

    Driver Assistance
    Convenient, cutting-edge tech designed to enhance your driving experience.

    Features include: 

    • Park Distance Control (front and rear)
    • Park Assist
    • Light Assist
    • Dynamic Road Sign Display

    *Features are for driver assistance.  Drivers must continue to pay full attention to the road and safe driving at all times.  Please see owner’s manual for important information and feature limitations.

    Configure your Jetta GLI

    Inventory is limited due to global supply chain issues. Supply chain disruptions can cause changes in available standard and/or optional equipment. The MSRP for a vehicle will be adjusted if specific equipment is not included. Please contact your dealer for latest inventory details.

    Step 1: Select your Trim

    Step 2: Configure your Trim

    A Closer Look

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    Set the mood

    With 10 colours of Interior Ambient Lighting, you can fine-tune the GLI cabin with the exact vibe you want.

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    Choose your drive

    Go your way with the choice between standard 6-Speed Manual Transmission or available 8-Speed Automatic.

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    Get a head start

    With key fob remote start and available Car-Net®3 Remote Start, your GLI is ready to go at the touch of a button.

    Buyer's guide

    Get an overview of everything you need to know about the Jetta GLI such as trims, interior and exterior colours, available packages, and more.

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    Desktop becomes Dealership. Shop for, find, and reserve your perfect Volkswagen – online and at any time. 

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    The facts of owning a Volkswagen

    Not only do we keep our German-engineered vehicles at accessible prices, we also build them to last. Meaning you can spend less time worrying about your ride and more time on the road. Need proof? Use our third-party tool below to compare us to the competition and see for yourself.

    We also back up our claims with a longer-than-average warranty and hassle-free maintenance, designed to help you save time and money. 

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    VW Prepaid Maintenance

    Everyone loves a surprise, unless it’s under the hood. With VW Prepaid Maintenance you’ll enjoy regular, worry-free service from top technicians, and even save up to 26% over the life of your plan4.


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