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The 2022 Volkswagen GLI is still a sporty option

With more tech and enhanced styling, the updated Jetta GLI should be better than ever, even if it's not radically new.

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The sporty Jetta GLI is modestly refined for 2022.

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New features and amenities are offered inside. 

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The grille features thin chrome trim with vibrant red accents. 

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As before, a 2.0-liter turbo-four is standard. It delivers 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. 

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Projector-beam LED headlights are standard equipment. 

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A 10-inch digital instrument cluster is also standard equipment. 

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A few subtle differences separate the GLI from less sporty mainline Jettas. 

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The GLI comes with stylish 18-inch wheels. 

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A new rear diffuser and unique exhaust tips separate the 2022 GLI from last year's model.

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For more photos of the 2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI, keep scrolling through this gallery.

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