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2018 Ford Expedition vs. 2017 Volkswagen Touareg Review

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Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Expedition than in the Volkswagen Touareg. The Ford Expedition will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Touareg.

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

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 Ford Expedition is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Touareg. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Ford Expedition is much higher than that for the Volkswagen Touareg.

Since the Ford Expedition is much wider than the Volkswagen Touareg, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Expedition, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volkswagen Touareg.

Due to its much higher torque, the Ford Expedition does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Volkswagen Touareg.

With the Ford Expedition, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Volkswagen Touareg. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Expedition greatly out-muscles the Volkswagen Touareg.

Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Ford Expedition more than the Volkswagen Touareg, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With the Ford Expedition, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volkswagen Touareg.

The Ford Expedition comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volkswagen Touareg.

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2018 Ford

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MSRP*: $51,790 - $76,175

2017 Volkswagen

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MSRP*: $49,495 - $60,195
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City MPG: 17 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 N/A
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 8 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $49,460 - $72,747 $47,070 - $57,247

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*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.