As one of the flagship crossover models in the Volkswagen model lineup, the Volkswagen Tiguan has always displayed performance inside the iconic VW style. Plus, its versatility as a small crossover to a three-row family hauler makes it the ideal model for growing or emerging families.
When compared to others in its class, the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan has its perks. Several come to the forefront when comparing it to the 2021 Jeep Cherokee. With its impressive capabilities, Neftin Volkswagen compares the Jeep model to the VW Tiguan below:
2021 Volkswagen Tiguan
2021 Jeep Cherokee
|2.0-Liter 4-Cylinder Turbo
|184 at 4360 rpm
||180 at 6400 rpm|
|221 ft-lbs at 1600 rpm
||171 ft-lbs at 4600 rpm|
|23 City / 29 Highway MPG
||Estimated Fuel Economy
||22 City / 29 Highway MPG|
When comparing both base engine options for the 2021 VW Tiguan and the 2021 Jeep Cherokee, a few differences stand out. The 2021 VW Tiguan provides a standard turbocharged engine, which outputs 184 horsepower and 221 ft-lbs of torque. Both measurements hit their peak at lower rpm’s, indicating the edge it has when it comes to reaching its optimal workload faster. But while the 2021 Jeep Cherokee provides two more engine options, you would have to pay thousands more to receive one. Meanwhile, the Volkswagen Tiguan has an available third-row option, raising the seating capacity up to seven if you need it.
Beyond its single powertrain, the 2021 VW Tiguan also boasts several key technology options to make it a premier crossover. As a replacement to the traditional instrument cluster, a Volkswagen Digital Cockpit provides a digital display that’s customizable with the information you need. This includes route guidance, elevation, and estimated travel time. Other key technological offerings include:
If you’re looking for a high-tech crossover capable of hauling your gear or family, check out the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan. Located in the Thousand Oaks, CA area, let Neftin Volkswagen help you find the model that’s right for you. We have plenty of new models in our inventory for you to experience.