2019 Tiguan vs Atlas – Volkswagen Model Comparison

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Model Information, Volkswagen Atlas, Volkswagen Tiguan on Sunday, May 26th, 2019 at 1:08 pm
Silver 2019 Volkswagen Atlas parked in a driveway and habanero orange 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan driving down a city street at night are separated by a diagonal line and "VS" logo.

How do the 2019 Tiguan and Atlas compare?

The 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan is a compact SUV praised for its voluminous cargo space, smooth ride, and reliability. The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is a midsize SUV praised for its spacious three rows of seats, expansive cargo room, intuitive infotainment, and tight handling. Both are enwrapped with the excellent warranty from Volkswagen.

So what are the main differences between these two vehicles? Let’s take a look at how the specs compare.

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2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Vs. 2019 Volkswagen Atlas
$24,295 Starting MSRP $30,895
25 miles per gallon Fuel Economy (combined) 24 miles per gallon
184 hp Horsepower 235 to 276 hp
5-7 Seating Capacity 7
124 cubic feet Passenger Volume 154 cubic feet
185” L x 72” W x 66” H Dimensions 198” L x 78” W x 70” H
12 cubic feet Cargo Volume (seats up) 20.6 cubic feet
33 cubic feet Cargo Volume (seats folded) 55.5 cubic feet
65.7 cubic feet Cargo Volume (maximum) 96.8 cubic feet
1,500 pounds Max Towing Capacity 5,000 pounds

Value and Utility of the 2019 Tiguan and Atlas

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas costs more, but that higher price tag brings along more space and more power. Towing capacity and horsepower are higher, as is the size of the vehicle. This means there is more room for both humans and cargo.

If your needs are not on the level of what the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas provides, the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan may be perfect for you. It costs less, gets a slightly better fuel economy, and still provides a huge amount of utility capability. Though it does have an optional third row, its not as spacious as that of the Atlas and is best for kids or small people.

Habanero orange 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan drives up a highway past some trees. Exterior front/side angled view.

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan

Silver 2019 Volkswagen Atlas hauls a camper up a highway next to a lake. Exterior front/side angled view.

2019 Volkswagen Atlas

Test Drive the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2019 Volkswagen Atlas near Mobile, AL

Contact us today to schedule a test drive for either (or both) of these two excellent vehicles right here at our dealership in Daphne! We’re certain you’ll be impressed by both; it’s just a matter of deciding which 2019 Volkswagen SUV best suits your personal needs. Thanks for reading, and we look forward to serving you soon.

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