Almost no one can match the different Chevy lineup of pickups. They dominate that segment of the automotive industry. Hen it comes to crossovers, however, Volkswagen takes a bigger bite out of the cake. You’re probably wondering how Chevy does in this department anyway, so we’re here to show you a matchup that should provide a little insight as to how they compare. Check out the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Chevy Equinox.
Even though Chevy has the reputation for power and performance, it’s the Tiguan that comes out ahead in these categories. Under the hood of the 2018 Tiguan, you’ll find a 2.0L TSI engine that gets an impressive 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. The Equinox falls a bit behind, as you’ll notice in the chart below.
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Treadline
2018 Chevy Equinox LT
|184 hp/221 lb-ft
|170 hp/203 lb-ft
|65.7 cubic ft
|Max Cargo Volume
|63.5 cubic ft
|40-20-40 split bench
If you’re still on the fence about these two, that’s alright. Buying a new crossover is no small deal. If you want to learn more about the 2018 Tiguan, stop by our dealership and check it out or schedule a test drive right here on our website!