The 2016 VW Tiguan is the perfect choice for customers who are searching for a crossover that offers more excitement and a fun-to-drive experience than most crossovers. The Tiguan features a higher seating position providing a tall and commanding view of the road. Though the 2016 Tiguan did not see any cosmetic changes to the model year, VW added more standard features than previous model years and a lower MSRP for more value. See how the sporty 2016 Tiguan compares to the popular Ford crossover in our comparison of the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2016 Ford Escape.
For the 2016 model year, VW added more standard features to give more value to Tiguan drivers. Standard features include, heated side mirrors, Bluetooth, heated front seats, 40/20/40 split folding rear seats, keyless access with push-button start, and leather seating. Many of the Tiguan's standard features are not available on the 2016 Escape until the higher trim levels. The base engine for the Tiguan is a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine that produces 200 horsepower which gives the crossover more boost for a fun-to-drive experience.
|2016 Volkswagen Tiguan||VS||2016 Ford Escape|
|Turbocharged 2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder Engine 200 HP||Base Engine||2.5-Liter i-VCT I-4 168 HP|
|2,200 lbs.||Base Towing||1,500 lbs.|
|VW Car-Net App-Connect||Infotainment System||SYNC 3|