2021 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2021 Nissan Rogue | Cincinnati, OH
Finding the right vehicle for your family isn’t always easy. That’s why we’ve gone ahead and put together a comparison of two popular family vehicles — the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2021 Nissan Rogue. Here, we look at their performance, interior space, and warranty to help you decide which one will be a better option for your family.
Power is important in any vehicle, which is why you should consider it when you’re purchasing your next crossover. While both the Tiguan and the Rogue offer a single engine option, the Tiguan’s option is much more appealing than its competitor. The VW model comes standard with a 2.0-liter TSI® engine that produces 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. This has a lot more kick than the Rogue’s 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, which delivers 181 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque.
The Tiguan can also tow more than the Rogue, offering up to 1,500 pounds while the Rogue only tows up to 1,350 pounds
If you want the option of carrying more passengers in your vehicle, then the Tiguan is the better choice. This vehicle can seat either five or seven passengers depending on the model you choose, since it offers a three-row seating configuration. The Rogue doesn’t have this option, which means it can only seat five passengers. And in its five-seat configuration, the Tiguan offers about the same amount of cargo space as the Rogue.
When you purchase a new vehicle, it will come with a warranty that helps cover the cost of any potential issues down the line. With the Tiguan, you get a four-year/50,000-mile warranty, which offers more value than the Rogue’s three-year/36,000-mile basic warranty. This means that you will have peace of mind for longer — and you’ll likely have to pay less on your Tiguan’s routine maintenance and any repairs your vehicle may need.
See why the Tiguan takes the top spot — take it for a test drive at Joseph Volkswagen of Cincinnati.