2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 3-Row vs 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander

Vehicles with three rows are perfect for on-the-go families who have extra people and gear to carry. In addition to the all-new 3-row Atlas, Volkswagen redesigned the 2018 Tiguan to be able to accommodate up to seven passengers with three rows of seats. The 3-row 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is entering into a tough market with many competitors – including the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander. To show what makes the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan the ultimate choice for you and your family, we have created a comparison that showcases its best features. 

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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 3-Row VS 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander
$24,595  MSRP $23,945
8  Number of Trims 4
184-horsepower 2.0L TSI 4-cylinder  Engine Options

166-horsepower 2.4L MIVEC SOHC I-4

224-horsepower 3.0L SOHC V6

12.0 / 33.0 / 65.7 cubic feet  Cargo Space 10.3 / 34.2 / 63.3 cubic feet

What Makes the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan a Better Buy Over the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander?

Mitsubishi is known across the industry as a cheap brand – and we don't mean that in a good way. With the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander, you get subpar materials (inside and out), engineering, and construction. And you certainly don't get the selection of technology features! 

With the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan you have eight trim options so that you can get the perfect number of features for your lifestyle. These features include comfortable seats made of top-quality materials, plenty of room to stretch out, the state-of-the-art VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system, a colored touchscreen sound system, USB ports, power outlets, an available power truck lid, and much more! 

Whether you are on the daily commute or trekking across the United States, you will enjoy long-lasting dependability in the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan thanks to the top-notch German engineering under its hood. The crossover is outfitted with a 2.0L TSI 4-cylinder engine, which features Volkswagen's innovative turbo technology to simultaneously achieve the most power and efficiency. The engine attains 184-horsepower / 221 lb.-ft. torque power output, along with a 22 mpg-city / 27 mpg-highway estimated fuel economy. 

To learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan – and to take it out for a spin – please visit us here at Douglas Volkswagen during our business hours. 

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

Orange 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan driving through a city
Gray 2018 Volkswagen Atlas driving down a rural highway