With all of the available crossover SUV choices on the market, deciding which route to go can be overwhelming. Many brands offer more than one crossover or SUV model. Volkswagen has two, their sport SUV, the Tiguan and their premium SUV, the Touareg. Both of the VW crossovers offer different styling and features, to allow customers to choose what crossover best fits their lifestyle. Interested in the 2016 VW Tiguan or 2016 VW Touareg, see the comparison of the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2016 Volkswagen Touareg.
To begin with the two crossovers have very different starting prices. The 2016 Tiguan has an MSRP of $24,890 and the 2016 Touareg has a MSRP of $49,705. While both crossovers are five passenger SUVs, the Touareg is much larger than the Tiguan which is a compact crossover. The Touareg has 103.6 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to the Tiguan's 95.4 cubic feet. The Tiguan is focused on being a more sporty crossover with a turbocharged engine and athletic build. The Touareg is Volkswagen's luxury crossover with more premium design and features.
|2016 Volkswagen Tiguan||VS||2016 Volkswagen Touareg|
|2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder Turbocharged 200 HP||Engine||3.6-Liter V6 280 HP|
|95.4 Cubic Feet||Passenger Volume||103.6 Cubic Feet|
|2,200 lbs.||Tow Capacity||7,716 lbs.|