VW Jetta TDI Wins 2011 Urban Green Vehicle of the Year

The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI, currently in David Maus VW showrooms, is the 2011 “Urban Green Vehicle of the Year” recipient by Decisive Auto Magazine. The Media outlet states the Jetta TDI delivers sophisticated style, precision German engineering and VW’s no-charge Carefree Maintenance for three years or 35,000 miles?.

The VW Jetta TDI also took Top Honors as Best in Class of 2011 Auto Lineup for the features in which it has been acclaimed for throughout the magazine. Features that include a 2.0L turbocharged and direct injected engine providing 140 horsepower, runs quietly as a gasoline engine and has an EPA-estimated 30 mpg city and 42 mpg highway with  a 0-60 mph time of 8.6 seconds.

The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI will be honored at the 15th Annual Urban Wheel Awards on January 9, 2011, during Press Week of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan.

Editors at Decisive Auto magazine, along with a panel of 15 independent automotive journalists selected the year’s most stylish, practical and attainable vehicles. The judging panel spent several months driving dozens of cars in a variety of North American urban settings before choosing the Volkswagen Jetta Diesel as Urban Green Vehicle of The Year: Decisive Auto’s Urban Vehicles of The Year are featured in the magazine’s fall issue, which is available online at decisivemagazine.com and the Apple Store.

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