The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan boasts a spacious interior, bold exterior, high-tech infotainment, and reliable driver-assistance features. But before you decide to buy the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan, you might want to learn how it stacks up against the competition. At Donaldson’s VW in Sayville, NY, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Nissan Rogue.
The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan is available in five trims: S, SE, SE R-Line Black, SEL, and SEL Premium R-Line. The 2021 Nissan Rogue is available in four trims: S, SV, SL, and Platinum. For a fair comparison, we have equated the base trims of the two models, i.e., 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan S vs 2021 Nissan Rogue S.
2021 Volkswagen Tiguan
2021 Nissan Rogue
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The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan is superior in terms of pricing, engine performance, and fuel tank capacity. In terms of interior comfort, the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan has more space as compared to the 2021 Nissan Rogue. The passenger volume for the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan is 123.9 cu. ft., while the passenger volume for the 2021 Nissan Rogue is 105.4 cu. ft.
If you’re lugging cargo with 5 passengers, the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan is a better bet. The maximum cargo capacity behind the 2nd row is 37.6 cu. ft., while the maximum cargo capacity with rear seats folded is 73.5 cu. ft. Meanwhile, for the 2021 Nissan Rogue, the maximum cargo capacity behind the 2nd row is 36.5 cu. ft., while the maximum cargo capacity with rear seats is 74.1 cu. ft.
With respect to safety, both the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2021 Nissan Rogue feature a Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, High Beam Control, Lane Departure Warning, and Adaptive Cruise Control. The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan, meanwhile, also has an Automatic Post-Collision Braking System and an Intelligent Crash Response System. These systems aren’t available for the 2021 Nissan Rogue.
Thus, based on our comparison, the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan has a upper hand. If you’re interested in learning more about the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan, visit us at Donaldson’s VW in Sayville, NY!