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2022 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid vs. 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Review

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2022 Hyundai
Tucson Hybrid

MSRP*: $29,750 to $38,050
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2022 Volkswagen
Tiguan

MSRP*: $26,490 to $37,320
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MPG - City 37 - 38 MPG 21 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 36 - 38 MPG 28 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 80.3 ft3 65.3 - 73.4 ft3
Engine
  • 226-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 184-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 226 hp 184 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 182.3 in 186.1 in
Exterior Width 73.4 in 72.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.1 in
Rear 41.3 in
Front 40.2 in
Rear 36.6 - 38.7 in
Head Room Front 38.1 - 40.1 in
Rear 38.7 - 39.5 in
Front 38.2 - 39.6 in
Rear 37.7 - 39.1 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid than in the Volkswagen Tiguan. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid as you will with the Volkswagen Tiguan, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is a little wider than the Volkswagen Tiguan, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is slightly shorter than the Volkswagen Tiguan, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Volkswagen Tiguan, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is clearly the choice over the Volkswagen Tiguan for pulling heavy loads. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a little more horsepower than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid than that of the Volkswagen Tiguan.