2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Honda CR-V

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan oo left "vs" 2018 Honda CR-V on the right

You have enough obstacles in your day that you don’t need your vehicle causing you any more headaches. When it is time to say goodbye to your stuffy sedan, and say hello to a spacious compact crossover SUV, then you need to meet the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2018 Honda CR-V. Late nights of sleepy eyed research has narrowed your search to these top two crossover SUV’s on the market, and now you need to know the differences between the 2018 Tiguan and the 2018 CR-V. Volkswagen and Honda are known for their superior safety and efficiency and you will find plenty in both the Tiguan and the CR-V.

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan


2018 Honda CR-V

2.0L TSI® 4-Cylinder Turbo Standard Engine 2.4L In-Line 4-Cylinder
184 Horsepower 184
221 LB-FT Torque 180 LB-FT
8-Speed Automatic w/ Sport Mode Standard Transmission Continuously Variable (CVT)

What are the Differences & Similarities between the 2018 VW Tiguan and 2018 Honda CR-V?

Both the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2018 Honda CR-V are offered in four trim levels and have a wide array of features and options. A noticeable difference between the drivetrains of the Tiguan and the CR-V is that the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan gets 4MOTION® all-wheel drive equipped across all four trim levels, while the 2018 CR-V has optional AWD over their four trims. The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan also outpaces the 2018 Honda CR-V in standard safety features with its Intelligent Crash Response System included with all trims. This system automatically turns off the fuel pump, activates the hazard lights and unlocks the doors so first responders can quickly help anyone injured, the 2018 Honda CR-V offers nothing like this. Other advanced safety features of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan include Automatic Post-Collison braking and front and rear energy-absorbing crumple zones.

Stop squeezing your life into your undersized sedan another day, get down to EVS Volkswagen in Menomonee Falls, WI today and upgrade to the spacious, stylish and safe 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan. SUV shopping is made simple with EVS Volkswagen’s online trade-in calculator and fast and easy online credit approval.

Passenger side exterior view of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Passenger & Cargo Capacities

It is a typical Sunday morning of getting groceries, dropping the kids off at soccer practice, and you find a little time to hit some garage sales, a thrift shop and an antique store. While browsing through the typical knick-knacks and abused old furniture, you discover a diamond in the dirt. You find exactly what you’ve been looking for all these months, a matching pair of oversized nightstands full of gingerbread ornamentation and little glass knobs on all three drawers. Your dreams have come to fruition, and now your nightmare begins, because there is no way you can fit these nightstands into your Toyota Rav4. You attempt to discuss a lay away plan with the shop clerk while you can figure out a plan to get these gems home, but the store has s strict cash and carry policy. You consider leaving your youngest kid on top of the nightstands as a rudimentary form of dibs, but don’t because you are a “responsible parent” and try to figure out a different solution. Now if your Rav4 had the cargo and passenger capacity of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan, you’d be taking these beuties with you on your way to picking up the kids from soccer practice.

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