2019 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2019 Toyota RAV4 

Though they all have to fit in the harness of their industry designation, mid-size SUVs on today’s automotive market come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and with all sorts of benefits and advantages. Two bona fide class leaders are the new 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2019 Toyota RAV4, each recently undergoing a redesign that has left them stronger, nimbler and more innovative than in years prior. It’s because of this that trying to find the perfect SUV for you can be a challenge, because they’re all fantastic examples of modern engineering. That's where our team comes in. 

It’s our goal at Chapman VW of Northeast Philadelphia to get you the inside scoop on what your favorite vehicles bring to the table. So, join us below as we show you how the 2019 VW Tiguan and 2019 Toyota RAV4 match up; you might just end up with a new favorite!  


2019 VW Tiguan 

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2019 Toyota RAV4 

$24,295 

Starting MSRP  $25,500 

2.0-liter Inline 4 / 184 horsepower & 221 pound-feet of torque 

Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output  2.5-liter Inline 4 / 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque 
22 miles per gallon city / 29 miles per gallon highway  City and Highway Fuel Economy  26 miles per gallon city / 35 miles per gallon highway 
Up to Seven Passengers / 73.5 cubic feet  Seating Capacity / Cargo Volume  Five Passengers / 69.8 cubic feet 

 


Test drive the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan at Chapman VW in Philadelphia PA 

As previously noted, both the Tiguan and RAV4 counterparts have much to speak of in terms of innovation, with both boasting All-Wheel Drive capacities and stellar infotainment systems complete with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. However, you and your (up to) seven passengers will be able to hear everything more clearly on board the Tiguan, thanks to its premium Fender® Audio System – you'll also have a measure of safety and security that the 2019 RAV4 can’t provide, thanks to the following driver assistance features:  

  • Front Assist with Pedestrian Monitoring 
  • Blind Spot Monitor 
  • Overhead View Camera (Area View) 
  • Adaptive Cruise Control 
  • Park Distance Control with Maneuver Braking 
  • Many more! 

If there’s anything else you’d like to know about the 2019 Tiguan, our Chapman VW team is here to help. Contact us today to schedule a test drive, apply for credit approval, or just bring us any questions you might have!