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2016 Volkswagen Touareg vs. 2015 Nissan Armada Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Armada than in the Volkswagen Touareg, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Armada will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Touareg.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Volkswagen Touareg, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Nissan Armada.

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 Volkswagen Touareg is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Armada. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Volkswagen Touareg will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
Since the Volkswagen Touareg is much slimmer than the Nissan Armada, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Volkswagen Touareg, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Armada.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Volkswagen Touareg transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Armada.

Handling
The Volkswagen Touareg has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Armada, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Nissan Armada, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Volkswagen Touareg. When it comes to horsepower, the Volkswagen Touareg has a lot less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Volkswagen Touareg seats a lot fewer people than the Nissan Armada. The Volkswagen Touareg has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
The Volkswagen Touareg comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Armada.

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2016 Volkswagen
Touareg

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MSRP*: $42,705 - $63,245

2015 Nissan
Armada

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MSRP*: $38,510 - $53,680
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,500 Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.82% As low as 1.68%
City MPG: 17 - 21 12 - 13
Highway MPG: 23 - 29 18 - 19
Engine(s): V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $40,613 - $60,145 $35,745 - $49,806

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 do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.