2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Volkswagen Touareg

Being two of the three SUVs that Volkswagen produces, both the 2017 VW Tiguan and the 2017 VW Touareg need to stand out. As SUV enthusiasts know by now, both SUVs offer great capability to their target consumers. Read on to learn about the differences between the basic trim levels of the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg.

The 2017 VW Tiguan is a compact SUV that offers good gas mileage for an SUV, cargo space and comfort, all at an affordable price. However, the price difference of the two models will surely jump out to people. The 2017 Tiguan is nearly half the price of the larger and more powerful luxury SUV, and it offers a better fuel economy than the 2017 VW Touareg.

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2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
$24,995 MSRP $49,495
2.0-liter I-4 (premium) Engine 3.6-liter V6 (premium)
22 Combined MPG 19
174.5 in. Length of Vehicle 188.8 in.

Power Differences Between the 2017 VW Tiguan vs the 2017 VW Touareg

What the 2017 VW Tiguan offers in fuel economy, price and capability, the bigger 2017 VW Touareg offers much more power than the cozy compact Tiguan. The Touareg’s 3.6-liter V6 engine is capable of 280 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque, while the Tiguan’s 2.0-liter I-4 engine outputs 200 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. The larger Touareg also offers 104 cu.ft. of passenger volume compared to the Tiguan’s 95 cu.ft., as well as 64 cu.ft of maximum cargo space compared to the compact SUV’s 56.1 cu.ft. of space.

If you wanted to see the differences between the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg, you can schedule a test drive of either of the two SUVs. If you have any questions about either model, you can contact our knowledgeable staff at Donaldsons Volkswagen.

man walking towards a 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan
Interior of the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan
Cargo space in the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
2017 Volkswagen Touareg driving through the snow

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