Volkswagen has introduced the new Jetta GLI Edition 30. It features revised styling and additional standard equipment.

Volkswagen has introduced the new Jetta GLI Edition 30.

Designed to celebrate the model's 30th anniversary in the United States, the GLI Edition 30 has a trunk-mounted spoiler, special badging and 18-inch Laguna-style alloy wheels. The model also has red accents and will be available exclusively in Deep Black Metallic, Pure White, Tornado Red and Reflex Silver Metallic.

The cabin boasts V-Tex leatherette seats, red accents and red contrast stitching. There's also faux carbon fiber trim, special floor mats and "Edition 30" sill plates. Other highlights include a leather-wrapped steering wheel and an infotainment system with Bluetooth connectivity and SiriusXM satellite radio. Moving up to the GLI Edition 30 with Navigation adds Bi-Xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, a rearview camera and GPS navigation.

Like the standard model, the special edition has a 2.0-liter TSI four-cylinder engine that produces 210 bhp (156 kW) and 207 lb-ft (280 Nm) of torque. It can be connected to a six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission.

The Jetta GLI Edition 30 will go on sale early next year and pricing will be announced closer to launch.

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