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2021 Honda CR-V Hybrid vs. 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Review

Picture of the 2021 Honda CR-V Hybrid

2021 Honda
CR-V Hybrid

MSRP*: $30,560 to $36,350
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Picture of the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

2022 Volkswagen
Tiguan

MSRP*: $25,995 to $36,595
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MPG - City 40 MPG 21 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 35 MPG 28 - 30 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 - 7 seats
Cargo Space 68.7 ft3 65.7 - 73.5 ft3
Engine Inline-4 184-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All-wheel All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 143 hp 184 hp
Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 182.1 in 185.1 in
Exterior Width 73.0 in 72.4 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 40.4 in
Front 40.2 in
Rear 36.5 - 38.7 in
Head Room Front 38.0 in
Rear 39.1 in
Front 39.6 in
Rear 38.9 - 39.1 in
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 Honda CR-V Hybrid than in the Volkswagen Tiguan. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Honda CR-V Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Honda CR-V 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 Honda CR-V Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Dimensions
The Honda CR-V Hybrid is about the same width as the Volkswagen Tiguan. When looking at overall length, the Honda CR-V Hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Handling
The Honda CR-V Hybrid has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Volkswagen Tiguan, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Honda CR-V Hybrid will do just as well as the Volkswagen Tiguan, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Honda CR-V Hybrid has a lot less horsepower than the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Powertrain
The Honda CR-V Hybrid has much lower torque than the Volkswagen Tiguan, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Honda CR-V Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan. The Honda CR-V Hybrid has less cargo space than the Volkswagen Tiguan, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Honda CR-V Hybrid than that of the Volkswagen Tiguan.