2016 VW Jetta MOMO Edition announced for 2015 SEMA Show

October 30, 2015

Italian motorsport brand and aftermarket specialist MOMO has announced 2016 VW Jetta MOMO Edition for the 2015 SEMA Show that will be held from November 3-6 in Las Vegas. The company says that it retains the benefit of the turbocharged sedan with a greater focus on the sports-oriented driver with this special edition.

MOMO Edition 2016 VW Jetta GLI side

The exterior is defined by a bright red paint scheme with yellow pinstripe and brake calipers. The outstanding feature on the outside however, is the 19-inch Momo Revenge wheels. These wheels bear a split 10-spoke design with a concave center and are available in matte anthracite and matte black finishes. These rims are shod with 235/35 ZR19 Pirelli P Zero high-performance tires that afford the Momo Edition with precise cornering characteristics due to their low profile.

MOMO Edition 2016 VW Jetta GLI rear

Handling is helped by the H&R suspension upgrades that have H&R Street Performance coilovers at each corner, and front and rear sway bars. The coilovers also allow the ride height to be adjusted to switch between performance and comfort driving. Brembo provides the front brake kit which has 14.4-inch cross-drilled two-piece front rotors and four piston monobloc calipers; the rear gets 12.2-inch rotors borrowed from the VW Golf R.

MOMO Edition 2016 VW Jetta GLI cabin

The black interior features yellow accents with red contrast stitching. The steering wheel is a limited edition Momo GT50 Anniversario with yellow detailing. This detailing is continued on the dashboard as well as the door panels and the Momo lettering on the seat headrests. Red contrasting stitching has been applied on all four seats, gear shift boot and parking brake boot. In the driver’s side air vent, a vehicle information display is given that displays turbo boost and exhaust gas temperature, coolant temperature, throttle position, outside temperature and 0-60mph (0-97 h) acceleration time among others.

MOMO Edition 2016 VW Jetta GLI vehicle information display

Under the hood, is the same 2.0-liter TSI turbocharged four-cylinder gasoline engine that produces 210 hp and 207 lb.-ft. (281 Nm) of torque in stock form, but has benefited from improved breathing and the addition of Milltek Sport stainless steel cat-back exhaust from.

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