Volkswagen has positioned the new Tiguan as a rival to small luxury German SUVs, but it may have a hard time matching them in one key aspect of the segment – badge value. Instead, it comes across as a more direct rival to the Hyundai Tucson. We compare the two to see which one comes out on top.



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Comments

    • Jishnu Mohan
      Jishnu Mohan

      30.8 lakhs for whatt 🤣🤣

      about 8 days ago
    • Kaddy Ebou
      Kaddy Ebou

      What a car

      about 1 month ago
    • Prithvin04
      Prithvin04

      Tiguan is the best

      about 3 months ago
    • Abra Cadabra
      Abra Cadabra

      Tiguan...wins 🤩🤩🤩👍

      about 3 months ago
    • parijaat kumar
      parijaat kumar

      HYUNDAI is not bringing it's best offerings to India and is giving us stale products

      about 3 months ago
    • Anish Penujuru
      Anish Penujuru In reply to parijaat kumar

      What can Hyundai do when the market is dumb and wants cheap products..don't forget India's obsession with Maruti.

      about 3 months ago
    • Akshay Nariyani
      Akshay Nariyani

      All VW offerings definitely needs a big time refresh. We have been seeing the same thing since ages now and while competition is bringing their international offerings or updating their cars VW is sticking with the same old thing. I want to see more offerings or updates coming from VW and hopefully they do it soon else competition will certainly take over.

      about 4 months ago
    • holy crap
      holy crap

      Tiguan looks a decade old

      about 4 months ago
    • Vikas Sharma
      Vikas Sharma

      The all black interior of the Tiguan looks depressing.

      about 4 months ago
    • faiyaz shaikh
      faiyaz shaikh

      What about the ground clearance..which one have better ground clearance

      about 4 months ago
    • Zen = Yen 🔴
      Zen = Yen 🔴

      what's the plushest ride over pathetic Mumbai potholed jungled roads.
      suv or. sedan doesnt matter.
      others features aint a priority.
      budget is 37 laks or lower

      about 5 months ago
    • Belia Luedke
      Belia Luedke

      Thanks a lot for this. <3

      about 5 months ago
    • El Justiciero Vengador
      El Justiciero Vengador

      Tiguan is best in all.

      about 6 months ago
    • P K S
      P K S

      Tiguan need a engine with higher state of tuned to match up with Tucson and infact Jeep compass like performance.I hope VW does it in 2019.

      about 6 months ago
    • OLIVIER BITUME
      OLIVIER BITUME

      Tucson

      about 6 months ago
    • Aswin Krishna
      Aswin Krishna

      The actual competitor for tiguan is santa fe. Tucson is cheaper than santa fe. And see that tucson is almost close to tiguan. So i would prefer tucson and it is more punchier in terms of performance.

      about 7 months ago
    • Aswin Krishna
      Aswin Krishna In reply to Aswin Krishna

      And check that the tucson is also cheaper than tiguan

      about 7 months ago
    • Thyagarajan V S
      Thyagarajan V S

      Tiguan is a subtle luxury at a price of 36 lacs 15 lacs lessre than merc gla or even x1

      about 8 months ago
    • Pravin Pawar
      Pravin Pawar

      Tucson

      about 9 months ago
    • RAMAZAN UYSAL
      RAMAZAN UYSAL

      TUCSON is the best

      about 9 months ago
    • Hindustan
      Hindustan

      Tiguan best

      about 9 months ago
    • Hindustan
      Hindustan

      Tucson cheap quality

      about 9 months ago
    • A S
      A S

      For looks and design-tucson
      For safety and features-tiguan

      about 10 months ago
    • ricky panchal
      ricky panchal

      Jeep compass
      Is better than both of them

      about 10 months ago
    • rajaneni hr
      rajaneni hr

      Tiguan is better has minimum body roll and better off road capabilities. Most importantly solid built quality only European cars can provide. At the end of the day reaching home safe is important.

      about 10 months ago
    • Suryateja GT
      Suryateja GT

      Tiguan TDI DSG HIGHLINE anyday!!
      Cuz we also have it! :)

      about 10 months ago
    • hash ack
      hash ack

      the one thing that irritates me most of the Tucson and for some reason all reviewers miss is the fact that it does not have a charging socket in the second row? no USb no charging port. that weird.

      about 10 months ago
    • Ckryse S
      Ckryse S

      As always VW outmatched tuscon in every aspect. Butin quality build hyundai is wayyy to behind VW.. a bit of some personalisation VW will look badazz.. Vw is more like men's ride.

      about 10 months ago
    • sidhant behera
      sidhant behera

      At the end it's the engine that matters more than the features as its the heart of the car. The Hyundai gets a more powerful one than the Volkswagen for 5 lakhs less...so definitely it's worth the money

      about 10 months ago
    • Shaksha Service
      Shaksha Service In reply to sidhant behera

      Hmm, another genius, u guys should go to a nearby vw and get a test drive and u will know that is VOLKSWAGEN. Volkswagen they don't up lift brand name they just providing German engineering.About engines right ✔ yes vw offer a less power but what about the build quality of the engines u think hyundai have best one . again your wrong the thing is after 20
      years vw offer the same power (less power on yours considerations) on other hand hyundai not at all start after vw 20 years.

      Friend I'm not favour for vw on my experience I have 1 VOLKSWAGEN and 1 Hyundai car. For me hyundai is not close to vw.

      about 19 days ago
    • ARJUN VARMA
      ARJUN VARMA In reply to sidhant behera

      On paper spec, yes hyundai engine is more,. But the vw engine mated with dsg will be much faster and smoother to drive ,

      about 10 months ago
    • Meghan Aaditya
      Meghan Aaditya

      VW 😊

      about 10 months ago
    • pramesh gurung
      pramesh gurung

      Tucson looks like creta from front.

      about 11 months ago
    • TheRaghavkohli
      TheRaghavkohli

      I like Tocson

      about 11 months ago