Model Compare

Comparing the "2016 Subaru Forester" and "2016 Volkswagen Tiguan"

Overview

MSRP

$22,395

$24,890

MPG (Combined)

25

Not Available

Engine

170-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)

200-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)

Transmission

6-speed CVT w/OD ,

6-speed manual w/OD

6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual

Drivetrain

all wheel

FWD

Seats

5

5

Consumer Rating

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Pricing

List Price

$23,245

$25,755

MSRP

$22,395

$24,890

Invoice Price

$21,179

$23,895

Destination Charge

$850

$865

Fuel Economy

Combined MPG

25

Not Available

City MPG

24

21

Highway MPG

32

26

Convenience

Cruise Control

Standard

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Not available

Not available

Compass

Available

Standard

Illuminated Vanity Mirrors

Not available

Driver and passenger

Steering Wheel Material

Urethane

Leather

Gear Shift Knob Trim

Urethane

Leather/metal-look

Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column

Standard

Standard

Clock

In-dash

In-dash

12-Volt DC Power Outlet

3

4

Retained Accessory Power

Not available

Standard

Dome Light

Fade

Fade

Glovebox Light

Not available

Standard

Map Light

Front

Front & rear

Cargo Light

Standard

Standard

Cupholders

Front

Front and rear

Programmable Garage-Door Opener

Available

Not available

Voice Recorder

Not available

Not available

Tire Mobility Kit

Not available

Not available

Rearview Mirror

Day-night

Auto-dimming day-night

Rear Window Defogger

Standard

Standard

Floor Mats

Carpeted front & rear

Available: Rubber front & rear

USB Ports

Not available

KESSY

Hands Free Auto-Opening Liftgate/Trunk

Not available

Not available

Proximity Key

Not available

KESSY

Specifications

Length

180.9 "

174.5 "

Wheelbase

103.9 "

102.5 "

Front Track

60.9 "

61.8 "

Rear Track

61.1 "

61.9 "

Width

70.7 "

71.2 "

Turning Radius

17.4 '

19.5 '

Height

66.4 "

67.1 "

Horsepower

170 @ 5,800 rpm

200 @ 5,100 rpm

Torque

174 @ 4,100 rpm

207 @ 1,700 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

15.9 gal.

16.9 gal.

Bore and Stroke

3.70 / 3.54 "

3.25 / 3.65 "

Drag Coefficient

.33

.37

Curb Weight

3,296 lbs.

3,404 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

4,480 lbs.

4,806 lbs.

Maximum Trailer Weight

1,500 lbs.

2,200 lbs.

Passenger Volume

108 cu.ft.

95 cu.ft.

Front Legroom

43.0 "

40.1 "

Front Headroom

41.4 "

39.1 "

Front Hip Room

53.9 "

Not available

Front Shoulder Room

57.0 "

56.2 "

Rear Legroom

38.0 "

35.8 "

Rear Headroom

39.8 "

39.0 "

Rear Hip Room

53.0 "

Not available

Rear Shoulder Room

56.5 "

55.0 "

Maximum Luggage Volume

74.7 cu.ft.

56.1 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume

34.4 cu.ft.

23.8 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume Seats Folded

74.7 cu.ft.

56.1 cu.ft.

Maximum Interior Cargo Volume

74.7 cu.ft.

56.1 cu.ft.

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