2019 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2019 Subaru Forester

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2019 Subaru Forester

Introducing the new 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan! The sleek compact SUV boasts three comfortable rows of seating, a generous selection of features and impressive road manners. The Tiguan’s nimble handling and variety of standard driver assist technologies add another level of sophistication to the SUV’s overall performance. At its heart is a powerful 184-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard, while all-wheel drive is optional.

While the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan clearly has many strengths, just how does it compare to the 2019 Subaru Forester? Which model is a better overall value?

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan


2019 Subaru Forester

7 Number of Seats 5
6 Speakers 4
124 cu.ft. Passenger Volume 112 cu.ft.
Front- and all-wheel drive  Drivetrain Options All-wheel drive

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The 2019 Subaru Forester boasts strong fuel economy figures and a smooth driving experience, whether you’re driving downtown or on country roads. That said, the 2019 Subaru Forester does limit SUV shoppers in some ways. Compared to the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan, the 2019 Subaru Forester doesn’t have as much passenger room or have the option of front-wheel drive. And unlike the Subaru Forester, the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan is only available with seating for up to 5.

Not only that, but the Tiguan is also slightly more powerful and comes standard with a large selection of premium features and technologies that include: 

  • Bluetooth 
  • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto 
  • A 6.5-inch touchscreen 
  • A rearview camera 
  • Automatic headlights 
  • VW’s Car-Net App Connect 
  • 6-speaker sound system 

Explore all the features and capabilities of the new 2019 Tiguan with a trip to Donaldsons Volkswagen today! Our award-winning team of experts can answer any questions you might have along the way. Stop by and see us!