Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta perform well in snow?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Tips and Tricks, Volkswagen Golf Alltrack, Volkswagen Jetta, Volkswagen Tiguan, Volkswagen Touareg on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 at 1:14 pm
White 2019 Volkswagen Jetta parked on the side of the road at a time of year that might be winter.

2019 Jetta in Winter Weather

Here in Lincoln we get a fair amount of snow and ice every year during our cold winter months. It’s important to have a car that can handle itself in this weather. Lots of people ask about the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta: is it good in the snow?

The compact 2019 Volkswagen Jetta does a good job in snow. Even though it’s not all-wheel drive, its solid handling and Traction Control feature keep it under control with cautious driving. Its able horsepower and torque keep it going amidst snowfall that could slow down or stop other vehicles.

Snow and ice covered road with tire tracks.2019 Volkswagen Jetta Cold Weather Package

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta gets specially optimized for the winter season if you apply the optional Cold Weather Package. This package includes a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, remote start, and heated windshield wipers with heated washer nozzles. Other handy winter features, such as heated outboard mirrors and heated front seats, are optional or standard depending on trim level.

As you can see, everything is heated, which is awesome for the winter, both for keeping you and your passengers comfortable and the car functioning at an optimal level.

Does the 2019 VW Jetta have remote start?

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta has remote start when equipped with the Cold Weather Package. This is a great way to warm up the engine and interior of your vehicle before you hop inside, keeping at bay the harsh winter winds of the Nebraskan plains.

What are the best VW vehicles for driving in the snow?

Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan, boasting 4Motion All-Wheel Drive with Active Control, is an excellent vehicle for winter driving. It even features a dedicated Snow mode that distributes power intelligently between front and rear wheels, optimizing traction and stability for best performance. Cold weather features include standard heated side mirrors, an optional heated steering wheel and heated front seats.

Volkswagen Touareg

The 2019 Touareg, Volkswagen’s luxury SUV, comes with standard 4Motion AWD. It has a plethora of great cold-weather features such as rain-sensing windshield wipers with heated washer nozzles, heated side mirrors, heated front seats, and a heated steering wheel. To keep everyone happy and warm, there are also optional heated rear seats.

Volkswagen Golf Alltrack

If you want a compact car that takes on the snow like a champion, the Golf Alltrack is worth a long hard look. It also features 4Motion AWD, along with heated side mirrors, heated windshield washer nozzles, and heated front seats. And they all come standard. The 2019 Golf Alltrack certainly brings the heat.

Interested in getting a great vehicle that can handle the Nebraskan winter? Check out our New Volkswagen Inventory for all these models and more.

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