2019 Volkswagen Jetta SEL vs SEL Premium

Split screen images of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta SEL and SEL Premium

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta got a drastic makeover for the new model year and car shoppers looking at its two top trims, SEL and SEL Premium, will be on the receiving end of a lot of Volkswagen firsts now found on this popular sedan like BeatsAudio, an ambient lighting system, and the customizable Volkswagen Digital Cockpit display.

Even top trim levels in the new 2019 lineup are priced right to keep the Jetta a favorite among budget-conscious shoppers interested in a fun-to-drive model that doesn’t break the bank. The highest-priced 2019 Jetta SEL Premium trim offers a still affordable starting MSRP of just $27,195, which is a great value for a top trim stacked with amenities. Learn more about what the 2019 Jetta SEL and SEL Premium trims offer below.

2019 VW Jetta SEL


2019 VW Jetta SEL Premium

$24,695 Starting MSRP $27,195
Yes Sunroof Yes
Yes Push Button Start Yes
Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Assist, Light Assist Standard Active Safety Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Assist, Light Assist

What features are offered on the SEL and SEL Premium trims?

The 2019 Jetta SEL and 2019 Jetta SEL Premium models are both great choices for sedan shoppers who are interested in packing their new 2019 Jetta with some serious amenities. As with most models, these top-level trims offer features from lower trims as well, so drivers can expect to find amenities like a panoramic sunroof, LED lighting, dual-zone climate control, leather-wrapped interior accessories, keyless entry with push button start, VW Front Assist, Blind Spot Monitoring, and Rear Traffic Alert on both models.

In addition to the amenities listed above, the SEL trim adds selectable drive modes, rain-sensing windshield wipers, Adaptive Cruise Control, Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, Lane Assist, Light Assist, ambient lighting, V-Tex leatherette upholstery, Volkswagen Car-Net Security and Service, and the BeatsAudio premium sound system.

The SEL Premium trim offers even more comfort and convenience features including side mirrors with a memory feature, 17-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery, comfort seats with heat and ventilation, an 8-inch color display, and Volkswagen Car-Net Guide and Inform. For more information on the availability of the 2019 VW Jetta lineup in Lincoln, NE, contact a member of the Schworer Volkswagen team by visiting the dealership or filling out the pop-up form below.