On my wagon, I can lift up the entire side of the car with a floor jack under the forward jacking point using a urethane pad at the pinch-seam.
'03 Jetta GLS TDI Wagon, Indigo Blue, Tan leather, Monsoon, W.E. BBS RXII's. (purchased new 5/03)
'08 Dodge Caravan
('64 Mini Cooper, '72 Triumph GT6, '73 Volvo 1800ES, '79 Spitfire 1500)