Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Hyundai Tucson

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$24,225
$22,550 - $23,950

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
164 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L TSI DOHC Turbocharged 4
2.0L DOHC 16V I4 w/CVVT MPI

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.1 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
39.6 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.8 in.
38.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
39.2 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P215/65HR16 - P235/55HR17
P225/60HR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.5 in.
105.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39 ft.
34.9 ft.

Length

Length
174.5 in.
72.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3646 lbs.
3300 - 3463 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
164 hp

Torque

Torque
207 ft. lbs.
151 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2200 lbs.
1000 - 1500 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
220 lbs.
100 - 150 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
4 Cylinder

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
16.9 gal.
16.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
22 mpg
24 - 27 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
21 - 23 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 mpg
26 - 30 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Volkswagen Tiguan Limited
Hyundai Tucson

Body Style

Body Style
4MOTION
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
95.4 ft³.
102.2 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3646 lbs.
3300 - 3463 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
23 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
21 - 23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 mpg.
26 - 30 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2200 lbs.
1000 - 1500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
220 lbs.
100 - 150 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2200 lbs.
1000 - 1500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
220 lbs.
100 - 150 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2200 lbs.
1000 - 1500 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.95
4.16 - 4.40

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.30
2.58 - 2.73

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.55
1.77 - 1.84

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.16
1.37 - 1.39

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69
0.77 - 0.78

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42
3.44 - 3.50

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.45
3.51 - 3.65

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
280
6.8 - 7.7

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0
150

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140
Strut

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
P225/60HR17

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/65HR16 - P235/55HR17
P225/60HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/65HR16 - P235/55HR17
Compact

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
17 X 7 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.
17 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.
Compact in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Aluminum

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Rack-Pinion

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
34.9 ft.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39 ft.
4-Wheel Disc

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
12 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.3 in.
11.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.1 in.
16.4 gal.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.9 gal.
39.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
41.5 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.1 in.
57.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.2 in.
55.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
39.2 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.8 in.
38.2 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55 in.
55.5 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
102.5 in.
54.5 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
174.5 in.
105.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.2 in.
72.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
67.1 in.
64.8 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61.8 in.
63.3 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.9 in.
63.8 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.9 in.
6.4 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
56.1 ft³.
61.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
23.8 ft³.
31 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
23.8 ft³.
31 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Tiguan
Tucson

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact Sport Utility
Compact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4