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2015 Audi A3 vs. 2014 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid than the Audi A3, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A3.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi A3 is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi A3 will cost more in transportation costs than the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.

Dimensions
The Audi A3 is about the same width as the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid. The Audi A3 is slightly shorter than the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi A3 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.

Handling
The Audi A3 has about the same turning radius as the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Audi A3 and the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A3 and the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi A3 than that of the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid.


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2015 Audi
A3

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $32,900

2014 Volkswagen
Jetta Hybrid

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MSRP*: $25,560 - $31,895
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Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 23 - 24 42
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 33 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $27,808 - $30,598 $24,538 - $30,619

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