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Audi A4 / S4 vs. Volkswagen Jetta Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Audi A4 / S4 vs. Volkswagen Jetta Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T SEL Premium   
Difference: $16,600

Lowest Total Invoice

Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T SEL Premium   
Difference: $14,685

The configured Audi A4 / S4 4dr Sedan

The configured Volkswagen Jetta 4dr Sedan

Even when the Audi A4 / S4 and Volkswagen Jetta are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Audi A4 / S4 A4 2.0T trim is $35,900. The features would cost an additional $5,975. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $42,800.

The base sticker price of the Audi A4 / S4 S4 3.0T trim is $49,200. The features would cost an additional $6,475. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $56,600.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T SEL Premium trim is $25,380. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $820, the total price of this trim is $26,200.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid SEL Premium trim is $31,120. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $820, the total price of this trim is $31,940.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Jetta 2.0T GLI SEL trim is $29,280. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $820, the total price of this trim is $30,100.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Audi A4 / S4 trims is $40,060 for A4 2.0T, and $52,735 for S4 3.0T. . The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Jetta trims is $25,025 for 1.8T SEL Premium, $31,065 for Hybrid SEL Premium, and $30,100 for 2.0T GLI SEL. . Based on this adjustment, the Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T SEL Premium appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20162016201620162016
ModelA4 / S4A4 / S4JettaJettaJetta
TrimA4 2.0TS4 3.0T1.8T SEL PremiumHybrid SEL Premium2.0T GLI SEL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $35,900 $49,200 $25,380 $31,120 $29,280
Base Invoice $33,388 $45,756 $24,366 $29,874 $28,109
Technology Package 2,300        
Premium Plus Package 2,100        
Sport Package 1,000        
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575 575      
Prestige Package   5,900      
Technology Package 2,138        
Premium Plus Package 1,954        
Sport Package 930        
Metallic paint (extra cost) 536 536      
Prestige Package   5,488      
Options (show) (change) 5,975 6,475 0 0 0
Options (show) (change) 5,558 6,024 0 0 0
Destination 925 925 820 820 820
Total Price $42,800 $56,600 $26,200 $31,940 $30,100
Total Invoice $39,871 $52,705 $25,186 $30,694 $28,929

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Audi A4 / S4 vs. Volkswagen Jetta

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T SEL Premium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 15,035
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 13,263
Model Year20162016201620162016
ModelA4 / S4A4 / S4JettaJettaJetta
TrimA4 2.0TS4 3.0T1.8T SEL PremiumHybrid SEL Premium2.0T GLI SEL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine220hp I4333hp V6170hp I4170hp I4 H210hp I4
TransmissionCVT-8M6T6S7M6
DrivetrainFWDAWDFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers505, 14505, 14400, 9?, 6400, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/40-18245/40-18225/45-17225/45-17225/40-18
Total Price42,80056,60026,20031,94030,100
Adjustments for Features-2,740-3,865-1,175-8750
Feature-Adjusted Total Price40,06052,73525,02531,06530,100
Cost Above Minimum012,67506,0405,075
Total Invoice39,87152,70525,18630,69428,929
Adjustments for Features-2,552-3,599-1,130-8410
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice37,31949,10624,05629,85328,929
Cost Above Minimum011,78705,7974,873

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Features Comparison: Audi A4 / S4 vs. Volkswagen Jetta

Model Year20162016201620162016
ModelA4 / S4A4 / S4JettaJettaJetta
TrimA4 2.0TS4 3.0T1.8T SEL PremiumHybrid SEL Premium2.0T GLI SEL
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100    
6-speed manual $150  $150
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100  
7-speed automated manual   $1200 
FWD$0 $0$0$0
AWD $1700   
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control  $750  
Cruise control$250$250 $250$250
Remote app  $25$25$25
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed  $200  
Backup collision intervention  $250$250$250
Forward collision warning  $200  
Obstacle detection, front   $200$200
Rear cross-traffic detection  $100$100$100
Secondary collision brake assist  $25$25$25
Temporary spare tire$150$150$150 $150
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100    
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder  $25$25$25
Rear seat pass-through  $100$100$100
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support  $0$0$0
App support  $100$100$100
Apple CarPlay support  $0$0$0
Automatic air recirculation$100$100   
DVD-compatible player$0$0   
In-vehicle Internet$150$150   
iPod integration$100$100   
Media drive$15$15   
Mirrorlink support  $0$0$0
Rear air vents  $100$100$100
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250$250   
SMS text-to-speech reader  $50$50$50
Surround sound$250$250   
Telematics service, such as OnStar  $300$300$300
USB port  $100$100$100
Wi-Fi hotspot$50$50   
Exterior 
Active grille shutters  $0  
Body kit$0$0 $0$0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50$50  $50
Painted brake calipers (optional)    $0
Rear spoiler   $200$200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75$75   
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75$75   
Auto-dimming rearview mirror$150$150 $150$150
Compass$0$0   
Cornering lights $75   
Fog light, rear$100$100   
Large energy flow and fuel economy display   $25 
Steering-linked fog lights  $75$75$75
Steering-linked headlights $150$150$150$150
Tachometer$75$75$75 $75
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop   $150 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100$100   
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim$100$100   
Door sill trim plates$100$100   
Leather door panel trim $250   
Leather seating surfaces$900$900   
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat  $50$50$50
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $50$50$50
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat$50$50   
Manual thigh support adjuster, passenger seat$50$50   
Memory system, driver seat$200$200   
Metal pedals    $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150$150   
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150$150   
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100   
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100   
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100   
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100$100   
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100$100   
Soft-touch instrument panel (optional)  $0$0$0
Synthetic leather seating surfaces  $0$0$0
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces $0   
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200   
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0$0  $0
Total Value of Features$5,540$6,665$3,975$3,675$2,800
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,740$3,865$1,175$875$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,552-3,599-1,130-8410

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Specifications Comparison: Audi A4 / S4 vs. Volkswagen Jetta

Model Year20162016
ModelA4 / S4Jetta
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.6 in104.4 in
Length185.1 in183.3 in
Width71.9 in70.0 in
Height56.2 in57.2 in
Curb Weight3,510 lb.2,940 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.9 gal.14.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.0 in38.2 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.5 in55.2 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom37.5 in37.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.3 in53.6 in
Row 2 Legroom35.2 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume12.4 ft315.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi A4 / S4 A4 2.0T

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Surround sound250No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Bang & Olufsen, 505W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150No
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Total Requested150065%
Total Not Requested81535%
Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Memory system, driver seat200No
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Compass0No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100No
Heated front seats200Yes
Proximity key250Yes
245/40HR18 tires400No
Total Requested60041%
Total Not Requested85059%
Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Manual thigh support adjuster, driver seat50No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Manual thigh support adjuster, passenger seat50No
Front sport buckets100Yes
Electronic systems calibration selector200No
Total Requested35044%
Total Not Requested45056%

Option Package Details
Audi A4 / S4 S4 3.0T

Prestige Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Cornering lights75No
Surround sound250No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Bang & Olufsen, 505W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
245/40HR18 tires400No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150No
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Total Requested165056%
Total Not Requested129044%

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