2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
2017 Volkswagen Touareg
The Tiguan exudes nimble playfulness with its exterior, while the Touareg is pure might
The VW Touareg excels in power, while the Volkswagen Tiguan has greater efficiency
Both the Tiguan and the Touareg deliver optimal comfort for Santa Monica drives
Dressed to Impress
Both the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg have impressive looks and numerous styling options for drivers to choose from. For drivers who want a more upscale and subtle ride, the Touareg is a better choice, especially with the Volkswagen Touareg Wolfsburg model and its 20’’ Tarragona wheels and slick looks. The Tiguan is more bubbly and great for drivers who want colorful patterns and a youthful look.
Each Volkswagen crossover SUV offers excellent performance, but some drivers will prefer the V6 engine found on the Touareg. The 3.6L V6 engine offers 280 hp while still achieving a respectable 23 mpg on the highway**. The Tiguan, on the other hand, scales down on the horsepower spectrum, but with the added benefit of improved fuel efficiency — 184 hp, 27 mpg hwy**, and 22 mpg city**, along with 221 lb-ft of torque. So, if you want more fuel efficiency, the Tiguan is a great choice, while the Touareg remains the king of horsepower.
Stunning, Luxurious Interiors
The Tiguan focuses on a balance between looks and comfort with its dual-zone automatic climate control and standard V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces. The Touareg is focused especially on luxury with its Dynaudio® premium sound system, premium color multi-function trip computer, and premium upscale Vienna leather seating surfaces with active ventilation for the front seats.
See the Tiguan and Touareg at Volkswagen Santa Monica
Ready to learn more about the Tiguan and Touareg? Visit us today at Volkswagen Santa Monica. We offer excellent financing options for responsible drivers, and we look forward to having the opportunity to get in touch with you soon.
**EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.