What is the difference between the 2017 VW Jetta S and SE?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, New Models, Volkswagen Jetta on Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 2:37 pm
2017 VW Jetta S vs. SE specs

2017 VW Jetta S vs. SE specs

The Volkswagen Jetta is the full package. It’s sophisticated, powerful and has all the high-tech features drivers want in a new vehicle. Inside the cabin, drivers and passengers alike will find plenty of space and comfort. In fact, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta delivers big sedan space, but in a compact car package. Best of all, it’s available in a variety of engine types and trim levels, including the S, SE, SEL and GLI. But, should you choose the base-level model or something move up to the SE or above? Learn more about the features included on the S and SE here.

2017 VW Jetta S vs. SE comparison

Every 2017 Volkswagen Jetta S and SE are standard with a turbocharged 150-hp, 1.4-liter, four-cylinder engine paired with either a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic. The most significant difference between the 2017 VW Jetta S and SE are the features that are standard on each.

2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T S VS 2017 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T SE
Standard Bluetooth Standard
N/A Sunroof Standard
N/A Heated Seats Standard
Standard Rearview Camera Standard
Manual, Automatic Available Transmissions Manual, Automatic
5-inch Touchscreen 6.3-inch
Cloth Upholstery Synthetic Leather

The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta S is standard with a variety of convenience features, including full power accessories, fog lights, air-conditioning, heated side mirrors, cruise control, cloth upholstery and a rearview camera. There is also Bluethooth phone and audio connectivity, a four-speaker sound system, 5-inch touchscreen, a CD player and much more.

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Moving up to the 2017 Volkswagen jetta SE adds to the features of the S that include a sunroof, keyless entry and ignition, head washer nozzles, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert. The only feature the SE doesn’t carry from the S is standard foglights.

What is standard on the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta?

Which 2017 Volkswagen Jetta is right for you? Are you looking for even more convenience and entertainment features for your new Jetta? Consider the SEL or GLI, both which are available with other engine options. Explore our complete selection of new 2017 Volkswagen Jetta models today!