VW Tiguan vs Competition


 

2021 Volkswagen

Tiguan

SE R-Line Black FWD

 

2021 Toyota

RAV4

XLE Premium FWD

 

2021Honda

CR-V

EX-L FWD

 

2021 Ford

Escape

SEL FWD

 

2021Mazda

CX-5

Grand Touring FWD

 

MSRP¹

 

$30,595

 

$30,050

 

$30,450

 

$29,205

 

$30,460

Panoramic sunroof

 

 

 

Roof rails

 

 

 

 

 

Leatherette heated seating surfaces (front row)

 

 

 

Leather-wrapped steering wheel

 

 

20″ Alloy wheels

 

 

Wireless cellphone charging

 

Foglights with low-speed corner-illuminating feature

 

 

Automatic Post-Collision Braking System²

 

 

Adaptive Cruise Control w/Stop & Go²  

 

Park Distance Control (front and rear)²  

 

Seating capacity  

7

 

 5
 5
 5
 5
 

Passenger volume

 

123.9 cu.ft.
 98.9 cu.ft
 102.9 cu.ft.
 104 cu.ft
 103.6 cu.ft.

 

Remote Access services at no additional charge³

 

5 years
1 year
1 year
Unlimited*
3 years

 

New Vehicle Limited Warranty4

 

4 years/ 50k miles (whichever occurs first)
3 years / 36k miles
(whichever occurs first)
3 years / 36k miles 
(whichever occurs first)
3 years / 36k miles
(whichever occurs first)
3 years / 36k miles
(whichever comes first)

 

Roadside Assistance5

 

3 years / 36k miles
(whichever occurs first)
2 years / unlimited miles
3 years / 36k miles
(whichever occurs first)
5 years / 60k miles
(whichever comes first)
3 years / 36k miles
(whichever comes first)

 

Carefree Maintenance6

 

2 years / 20k miles
(whichever occurs first)
2 years / 25k miles 
(whichever occurs first)
None
None None

 

 

 

Based on manufacturer’s data available at time of publication for models noted above.

1 MSRPs shown exclude destination, taxes, title, options and dealer charges. Available features increase MSRP and may require different engine. Dealer sets actual prices

2 Driver Assistance features are not substitutes for attentive driving. See Owner’s Manual for further details and important limitations.

3 Available on most MY20 and newer vehicles. Always pay careful attention to the road and do not drive while distracted. Certain services require trial or paid subscriptions, which may have their own terms and conditions. VW Car-Net requires cellular connectivity, availability of vehicle GPS signal, and acceptance of Terms of Service. Not all services and features are available on all vehicles. Certain Car-Net services, such as Roadside Call Assist, connect out to 3rd party providers that may require additional payment. Standard text and data rates may apply for app and

4 4 years/50,000 miles (whichever occurs first) New Vehicle Limited Warranty on MY2020 VW vehicles, excluding e-Golf. See owner’s literature or dealer for warranty exclusions and limitations.

5 Roadside Assistance provided by a 3rd party.

6 Carefree Maintenance Program provides the 10,000- and 20,000-mile scheduled maintenance services or scheduled maintenance services for two years (whichever occurs first). See dealer or owner’s literature for provided services, exclusions, and time and other limitations.

* Ford site says that it requires the AT&T network to work.