Test-Drive: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

Discussion in 'Diesels' started by Tideland Prius, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. Tideland Prius

    Tideland Prius Moderator of the North
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    Nothing that the reviewer mentioned about the 2011 Jetta TDI seems any different than previous versions- cheap interior finish, buying it for the drive train, overpriced, bland styling, etc.. All too familiar in my experience, yet there is still something special about them.
     
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  4. Tideland Prius

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    Is just this particular iteration when they went nuts with the cost cutting. I mean, a price drop of Cdn$6,000? It's gotta come from somewhere (torsion beam rear axle, 2.0 litre engine from the stone age, cheaper interior plastics etc). I mean, 115hp? really?