See How the 2012 Volkswagen Passat and Jetta GLI Measure Up


’12 Passat
’12 Jetta GLI

Volkswagen of America will be hosting a measuring session featuring the ’12 Passat mid-size sport sedan and ’12 Jetta GLI performance sedan at its Ontario Learning Center in Ontario, California. The Passat (lift & static) and Jetta (static only) session will be held on Monday April 4, from 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m., while the Jetta (lift only) will be held on Tuesday, April 5, from 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

The Passat comes equipped with three engine choices, all mated to either a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission: a 170-hp, 2.5L, five-cylinder; a 170-hp, 2.0L TDI; and 280-hp, 3.6L, VR6.

The Jetta GLI is powered by a 200-hp, 2.0L TC four-cylinder engine mated to either a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission.

The registration deadline is Friday, April 1. Please send responses with name(s), company, address, phone number and e-mail address to:

For more informationi, contact Bill Wolf at 909/978-6739, or Kelly Clancy at 909/978-6735.

Where: Volkswagen of America Ontario Learning Center, 2831 E. Philadelphia St., Ontario, CA 91761.

More information on these models can be found on Volkswagen's web site and media site.