2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Audi Q3
Compact crossovers are meant to be a perfect mixture between sedans and SUVs. While offering the spacious interior and cargo space of an SUV there is still sedan-like fuel economy and handling. Not many crossovers can compete with high-end luxury styled crossovers but the Volkswagen Tiguan seems to be able to be matched with the best of them. In this 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Audi Q3 comparison we take a look at how the Tiguan makes an exceptional choice for customers searching for a compact crossover.
High-end vehicles often mean higher price tags but that's not the case with the 2017 VW Tiguan. Volkswagen found a way to offer the compact crossover at an affordable price without sacrificing design or features. Both crossovers do offer available all-wheel drive and while the 2017 Audi Q3 offers slightly better fuel economy than the Tiguan, the Tiguan actually offers quicker response for a sportier drive. The 2017 VW Tiguan is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine that is good for 200 horsepower.
|2017 Volkswagen Tiguan||VS||2017 Audi Q3|
|Apple CarPlay, Android Auto & MirrorLink||Smarpthone Connectivity||Bluetooth & Adapter Cable|
|56.1 Cubic Feet||Max. Cargo Volume||48.2 Cubic Feet|
|VW Car-Net||Infotainment||Audi MMI|
2017 VW Tiguan near Milwaukee WI
Both crossovers have a seating capacity for five passengers but only the Tiguan offers practical cargo space for a compact crossover. The 2017 Tiguan offers 23.8 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats and when they are folded down that expands to 56.1 cubic feet. The 2017 Audi Q3 falls considerably behind with just 16.7 cubic feet behind the rear seats and a total of 48.2 cubic feet with the rear seats folded down. Drivers interested in a performance inspired compact crossover with convenient interior space and features will find that the 2017 VW Tiguan is offered at a considerably lower starting price than the 2017 Audi Q3.
Some of the highlighted features in the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a panoramic sunroof, roof rails, parking sensors, heated mirrors, leather upholstery and more. The 2017 VW Tiguan is available now at Hall Volkswagen, part of the Hall Cars automotive group in Brookfield, WI. Please contact Hall Volkswagen today if you are interested in scheduling a test drive in the area.