Volkswagen took notice when Honda debuted the 2022 Honda Civic. 

. How could Wolfsburg not? The new Civic undercuts the Volkswagen Jetta

but the Jetta might just be the nicer car. Then, of course, there’s the faster models to consider,

both the Civic Si and the Jetta GLI. Which one will be better could decide the new compact

 king in America’s hotly contested compact segment.

Volkswagen has undercut the undercutters. The new base model Jetta is a full $1,900 cheaper