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|First Drive: 2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI|
|In the first five generations it was pretty easy to comprehensively sum up the difference between a Golf and a Jetta: One had a trunk. The sixth-generation Jetta has established its own identity in the Volkswagen product line as a bigger, more mass-market-friendly car. Now, the differences between the two run much deeper. Mechanically and spiritually, the Jetta stands apart from its former fraternal twin the Golf. It makes sense the 2012 Jetta GLI would follow suit and differentiate itself from its Golf-based brethren, the GTI.|
Â Although the sixth-gen Jetta has seen record sales volumes since its introduction last year, longtime fans were let down by the newest offering. In an effort to compete...