2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs Volkswagen Tiguan
It can be quite a challenge picking out your next SUV, especially if you’re torn between the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs. 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan. Both of these SUVs offer a lot to their respective drivers, but in order to know which one is your best bet, you’ll want to see what they offer and how they differ so you can easily decide.
At Port Charlotte Volkswagen, we’re comparing the VW Atlas vs. VW Tiguan to show drivers what these vehicles include. We hope that Fort Myers and Port Charlotte drivers find this guide helpful in showing them which Volkswagen SUV is right for them!
2019 VW Atlas vs VW Tiguan Engine Specs & Performance
The Volkswagen Atlas and Volkswagen Tiguan are each equipped with respective 2.0-liter turbocharged and intercooled 4-cylinder engines. Each vehicle even includes the 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport Mode. However, the output between each vehicle varies, as the VW Atlas can produce 235 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque while the VW Tiguan delivers 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. The VW Atlas also offers the option of choosing the 3.6-liter V6 engine, which can deliver 276 horsepower.
VW Atlas vs VW Tiguan Cabin Space & Cargo Capacity
Even though both the VW Tiguan and VW Atlas can carry seven passengers, respectively, the VW Atlas offers 153.7 cubic feet of cabin space while the VW Tiguan includes 123.9 cubic feet of total cabin space. In terms of front row space, the Volkswagen Atlas offers passengers 41.3 inches of headroom and 41.5 inches of legroom while the VW Tiguan includes 39.6 inches of headroom and 40.2 inches of legroom. When the rear seats are folded to open up for more cargo room, the VW Atlas expands to 96.8 cubic feet and the Volkswagen Tiguan can expand to 65.7 cubic feet.
Media & Technology Features
The VW Atlas and VW Tiguan both include the same features inside their cabin. Each SUV includes the 6.5-inch Composition Color touchscreen that lets you access your assortment of media options. Both vehicles include USB and auxiliary inputs for portable media players, Bluetooth® technology for audio streaming and hands-free phone calls, and standard AM/FM radios. The Volkswagen Car-Net® App Connect, standard on both SUVs, syncs your paired smartphone with the screen to give you access to your apps, libraries, and contacts.
The Volkswagen Atlas includes an assortment of driver-assistance features. These features include Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic-Alert, and Pedestrian Monitoring. While standard on the VW Atlas, these features are available on the VW Tiguan.
Deciding on the 2019 VW Atlas vs VW Tiguan
At Port Charlotte Volkswagen, we hope that this Volkswagen Atlas vs. Volkswagen Tiguan comparison helped you get a sense of both SUVs and what they offer. While you’re now aware of their differences between power, space, and features, you’ve probably got your preferred model in mind. But if you’re still torn, why not drop by our dealership for a closer look at both vehicles. You can even take a test drive to really be sure of which vehicle is right for you!
Contact us at Port Charlotte Volkswagen. We’re committed to helping Fort Myers and Port Charlotte drivers find the vehicles that are right for them!