2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Chevy Equinox

2018 must have been the year for compact crossover redesigns. Volkswagen and Chevrolet both took their respective models back to the drawing board to make them better than ever before. Between the newly-redesigned 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2018 Chevy Equinox, you might have a difficult time deciding which model is better for you. Luckily, we are here to help with a specially-created comparison. 

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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan VS 2018 Chevy Equinox
$24,595  MSRP $23,580
2.0L TSI 4-cylinder  Engine Options

1.5L turbo 4-cylinder

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

1.6L turbo diesel 4-cylinder

5 to 7  Seating Capacity 5

37.6 / 73.5 cubic feet (2-row, 5-passenger models) 

12.0 / 33.0 / 65.7 cubic feet (3-row, 7-passenger models) 

Cargo Space 29.9 / 63.5 cubic feet

What Makes the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan the Better Buy Over the 2018 Chevy Equinox?

When parked side by side, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2018 Chevy Equinox are very similar in length. However, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan offers substantially more cargo space at 37.6 cubic feet behind the rear seats and 73.5 cubic feet behind the front seats. The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is also available in a 3-row, 7-passenger configuration. This version offers a 12.0 / 33.0 / 65.7-cubic foot cargo space. 

When you choose the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan, you will also enjoy sleek and aggressive styling that will let everyone know that you have arrived – and you will easily find your vehicle in a crowded parking lot or garage. 

And of course, you will enjoy long-lasting performance and dependability with the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan thanks to the German automaker's world-renowned engineers who have extremely high standards in quality.  

If you have any questions about our 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Chevy Equinox comparison – or if you are interested in learning more about the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan – please visit us here at Douglas Volkswagen today! 


Front profile of orange 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
Side profile of orange 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system in 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
Steering wheel and dashboard in 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan