2016 Honda Civic Touring vs 2016 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Sport
2016 Honda Civic Touring 2016 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Sport
174-hp, 1.5-liter Turbo Engine 170-hp, 1.8-liter Turbo
*42-mpg hwy, 31-mpg city Fuel Economy 37-mpg hwy, 25-mpg city
95.0 cubic-feet Passenger Volume 94.1 cubic-feet
HondaLink Infotainment Car-Net

2016 Honda Civic Touring vs 2016 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Sport

2016 Honda Civic Touring Exterior

Compact cars have always been fun and enjoyable vehicles to drive. However, for 2016, Honda wanted to reinvigorate its compact car to give drivers and more performance inspired ride. That is how we got the 2016 Honda Civic and all of its glorious features and design. Those weren’t the only new  aspects of the vehicle though.  The 2016 Civic also got a new power plant under the hood. Let’s see how this new model stacks up against another popular compact sedan with the 2016 Honda Civic Touring vs 2016 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Sport comparison.

So how does the 2016 Honda Civic Touring’s new turbocharged engine stack up against the popular 2016 Jetta 1.8T Sport’s? Quite well actually! As you can see in the table, the Civic has more power and gets better fuel economy than the Jetta. This is a credit to not only the engine’s superior design, but also the vehicle’s sporty CVT that provides lightning quick shifts and exciting acceleration.

Superior Interior Features and Technology in the 2016 Honda Civic Touring

Few vehicles will be able to match the offerings that you will receive in the 2016 Honda Civic Touring. The top of the line model comes equipped with everything you need in terms of comfort and technology features. This includes heated, leather seats and a power adjustable driver’s seat. A leather wrapped steering wheel and shift knob are also equipped.

As for the technology features, these include the HondaLink infotainment system, which will allow you to stay connect to the world around you while safely operating the 2016 Honda Civic. There is also a 450-watt premium audio system with 10 speakers and a 7-inch audio display. Navigation is equipped to get you where you need to go and the full suite of Honda Sensing technologies are equipped to help keep you safe along the way.

If you would like to learn more about the 2016 Honda Civic Touring vs 2016 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Sport comparison, please get in touch with one of our Planet Honda sales team members.

*31 city/42 highway/35 combined mpg rating for EX-T, EX-L and Touring CVT models. Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

2016 Honda Civic Touring Interior Features