2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI vs 2019 Honda Civic Si

Comparison image of a red 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and a blue 2019 Honda Civic Si

Are you searching for a new performance sedan that is incredibly fun to drive? If so, then you are in luck! There are a few excellent performance sedans available for customers to explore in Walnut Creek, CA and the surrounding areas. Two of the better performance sedan options available in the Walnut Creek area are the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and the 2019 Honda Civic Si.

Both the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and the 2019 Honda Civic Si are performance versions of their successful compact sedan counterparts. Both models offer tremendous engine performance while still offering excellent fuel economy that rivals each model’s compact sedan counterpart. If you are interested in finding out which of these two models is the better option, then you will need to compare them against one another. Luckily, that is what we will be exploring next! Let’s take a closer look at each model to discover which model fits your needs!

2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI


2019 Honda Civic Si

2.0L Turbo I-4 Engine Base Engine 1.5L Turbo I-4 Engine
228 Horsepower Engine Power 205 Horsepower
258 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 192 Pound-Feet
25 MPG / 32 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 28 MPG / 38 MPG

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The table above compares the engine specifications for each of these two performance sedans. As you can see, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI engine offers superior engine power and torque compared to the 2019 Honda Civic Si engine. However, the 2019 Honda Civic Si is able to offer better fuel economy in the city and on the highway. In addition to the advantage in engine performance, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI also offers excellent driver assistance features that help set it apart from competitors as well! Some of the better driver assistance and safety features available on the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI include:

  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Rear View Camera System
  • Rear Traffic Alert

If you are interested in exploring other ways in which the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI stands out from the competition, then you should contact the staff at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen today! Our team is happy to answer any questions that you might have. Visit our dealership in Walnut Creek, CA today!