2021 Volkswagen Jetta
#58 of 2021 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#143 of all 2021 vehicles
The Jetta, part of Volkswagen's lineup for decades, is a midsize sedan/wagon with seating up to 5. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The Jetta provides exceptional fuel efficiency for its class, saving your wallet and the environment. Volkswagen offers a 6-year, 72,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0682% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 7.7917%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0682% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 7.7917% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta is 46% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta is 35% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
2021 Volkswagen Jetta offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.
Active safety features can substantially reduce the risks of harm to vehicle occupants by preventing severe accidents. All trims and versions of the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta include the following active safety system: Front Assist. An optional safety feature on the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta which we recommend is Blind Spot Monitor.
Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but another may also improve safety. Optional Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps better illuminate the road ahead --- the lights point towards the direction that the vehicle is heading.