2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson
When it comes to choosing a crossover SUV, there are plenty of options in today's crowded automotive marketplace. The Volkswagen lineup offers a truly unique experience for drivers interested in both form and function with no-nonsense German engineering added to the mix. Today we're comparing the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan to the 2017 Hyundai Tucson. Both vehicles seem similar in size, but there are differences in power and features that might help you make a choice between the two.
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|2017 Tiguan||vs||2017 Tucson|
|200 @ 5,100 RPM||Horsepower||164 @ 6,200 RPM|
|V-Tex Leatherette||Seating trim||Premium Cloth|
|8.4 seconds||0-60 (Acceleration)||9.0 seconds|
|Turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder||Engine||2.0-liter four-cylinder|
2017 Tiguan vs 2017 Tucson Cargo Space
Between the Tiguan and the Tucson, you'll notice that both vehicles come with a standard 2.0-liter inline-four-cylinder engine. The Tiguan, however, offers quite a bit more horsepower and torque for drivers interested in a boost in responsiveness and capability. The 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan is capable of towing up to 2,200 pounds when properly equipped, making it an excellent choice for drivers who wish to bring a boat or trailer along on their next adventure.
Taking a look at the differences in interior space, it's easy to see that the Tucson is a slightly larger vehicle. Both options seat up to five passengers, but the Tiguan's standard V-Tex Leatherette seating trim makes for a more luxurious-feeling experience. Both vehicles have folding rear seats that open up the back end for additional storage space, and both vehicles offer over 55 cubic feet of cargo room with the rear seats folded forward.