2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Mazda CX-9

Orange 2018 VW Tiguan Next to Building vs Black 2018 Mazda CX-9 on a City Street

Are you in search of a versatile, family-friendly SUV that will upgrade your family adventures? Look no further than the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan at Donaldsons Volkswagen. After a complete redesign, the German-manufactured compact crossover is more capable, more athletic, more attractive and more advanced than ever before. Learn more about how the versatile Volkswagen stacks up against an elite competitor in this 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Mazda CX-9 comparison.

Underpinned by Volkswagen Modular Transverse Matrix architecture, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan promises an elite level of versatility that families on the go will come to love. Armed with a larger platform that remains agile in urban environments, the Volkswagen Tiguan will cater to your lifestyle with four standard trim levels – S, SE, SEL and SEL Premium. Entry-level VW Tiguan Limited models are in a class of their own.

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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan VS 2018 Mazda CX-9
$24,595 Starting Price $32,130
2.0-Liter TSI® Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Base Engine 2.5-Liter SKYACTIV®-G Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
5-7 Passengers Passenger Space 7 Passengers
12 - 65.7 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 14.4 - 71.2 Cubic Feet

What Are the Differences Between the VW Tiguan and the Mazda CX-9?

Value and affordability are key elements of any family car-buying decision and the all-new VW Tiguan will fit the bill in this 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Mazda CX-9 comparison. Entry-level Volkswagen Tiguan S variants start at just $24,595 and provide room for seven passengers in a cabin that possesses 123.9 cubic feet of passenger space with 12 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row. With 60/40 split-folding second-row seats and 50/50 split-folding third-row seats, cargo space can expand to 65.7 cubic feet. All front-wheel drive VW Tiguan models come standard with third-row seating, a feature that is available in VW Tiguan models equipped with 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive.

A more affordable price tag is just one asset of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan that families will come to love. Armed with the 184-horsepower 2.0-liter TSI® turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the VW Tiguan is the perfect combination of power and fuel economy. Married to a six-speed automatic gearbox, the front-wheel drive VW Tiguan will earn 21 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway. Mazda CX-9 models counter with a 250-horsepower 2.0-liter SKYACTIV®-G turbocharged four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Inside the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan cabin, you will find yourself surrounded by a wealth of standard features that promise to upgrade your day-to-day commute. A standard 6.5-inch Volkswagen MIB II touchscreen infotainment system provides one-touch access to a rearview camera, Bluetooth capabilities, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink. Highlights of the Volkswagen Tiguan interior include an available 8-inch touchscreen display, heated front seats, a power liftgate, advanced driver-assist systems and an available 480-watt Fender® sound system.

Visit Donaldsons Volkswagen in Sayville today to get behind the wheel of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan!


Orange 2018 VW Tiguan Rear Exterior on City Street at Night
2018 VW Tiguan Steering Wheel and Touchscreen Display
2018 VW Tiguan Orange and Black Second- and Third-Row Seats with Second Row Folded Forward
2018 VW Tiguan Rear Cargo Space with Seats Laid Flat