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2022 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid vs. 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan Review

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2022 Hyundai
Tucson Hybrid

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2021 Volkswagen
Tiguan

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MSRP*
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$29,050 to $37,350
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$25,245 to $39,095
Invoice* $27,670 to $35,571 $24,235 to $37,531
MPG - City 37 - 38 21 - 23
MPG - Hwy 36 - 38 27 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5 - 7
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Volkswagen Tiguan, making it more convenient to drive.

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. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan have similar Destination Charges.

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. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Volkswagen Tiguan.

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. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Volkswagen Tiguan.

Utility
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has less seating than the Volkswagen Tiguan, making the Volkswagen Tiguan the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. 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.