Volkswagen was just a little more than a decade into water-cooling when today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe GLI was built. Could this classic sporty sedan be currently priced to make someone take the plunge?
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We've not been big fans of the cheaper, American-ized version of the new Volkswagen Jetta. The Jetta GLI offers some course corrections: 200 hp, independent rear suspension, a manual standard and an interior who's first cousin isn't Fisher-Price.
Volkswagen released press info and photos of its 2006 Jetta GLI. The version gets a raft of sporty accoutrements, from the tip of its black honeycomb mesh grille to rear GLI badge on the passenger side. Interior enhancements include metal-alloy pedals and trim, special seat fabric, and a three-spoke, leather-wrapped…