If you've been shopping around for a compact crossover that's loaded with premium features at a non-premium price, look no further than the stylish 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan. The friendly staff at Wallace Volkswagen in Stuart, FL invite you down to our dealership to have a look at this stunning vehicle. So leave your homes in Port St. Lucie, Palm City, White City, and Jupiter and come test-drive a 2015 Tiguan today!
Take a look at how the 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan fares against the Toyota RAV4.
Engine and Performance
When it comes to compact SUV's, you can't beat power of the 2015 Tiguan. Under the hood, you'll find a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder TSI engine with a huge 200hp coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic and Sport mode and Dynamic Shift Program. The RAV4 comes standard with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with 176hp, also mated with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The numbers don't lie. If you're looking for a small crossover that packs a punch, the Tiguan's the one to take out on Florida's highways.
Volkswagen Tiguan Towing versus Toyota RAV4 Towing
You might not think you'd ever want to tow anything in a luxury compact crossover, but you never know when you'll need to in a pinch. That's where the 2015 Tiguan excels over the Rav4. When properly fitted, the Tiguan can tow up to 2,200 pounds (that's a full ton and more) while the RAV4 maxes out at of 1500 pounds. In the 2015 Tiguan, you'll able to tow a trailer, small boat, or even another car with your brood.
Tiguan Standard Feautres Compared to RAV4 Standard Features
The 2015 is a stellar performer inside and out, and you get a lot of bang for your buck. Standard features on the base S trim include 16-inch wheels, heated power mirrors, Bluetooth, a rearview camera,, a multi-function steering wheel, a 40-20--40 split rear bench which will allow you to haul cargo and passengers more conveniently, and a touchscreen sound system with HD Radio. In the Rav4, heated mirrors are not standard and a 3-way split-bench is not available.