Honda CR-V vs Volkswagen Tiguan Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
MSRP
$29,160
Invoice
$27,278
Average Price Paid
$26,975
11,760 listings nationwide

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2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
MSRP
$26,245
Invoice
$25,195
Average Price Paid
$23,499
1,283 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
Fair Price
$27,773
Good Price
$26,336
Great Price
$25,514
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Fair Price
$24,419
Good Price
$22,355
Great Price
$21,176

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,705
67 listings nationwide

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2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,896
93 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
Jeff Sabatini Test Drive Review:

Honda’s compact SUV has been satisfying buyers for more than two decades, with more than five million CR-V’s sold. Such a legacy means the CR-V has long had its wrinkles smoothed out i...

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Jeff Sabatini Test Drive Review:

The Volkswagen Tiguan is one of only two compact crossover SUV’s that currently offer third-row seating. (And the other is the hopelessly outdated Mitsubishi Outlander.) To fit the ext...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 6
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
40
Guru76XLF writes:
Great car
Handling Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"They’re both good"
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Obsidian pearl blue sparkles"
Front Seats Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Lumbar support And passenger electric adjust Seat adjustment memory for 2"
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Folds flat Has nice armrest"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Seats fold flat"
Family Car Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Decreased fuel consumption should help future generations "
Value Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD worse.
"It’s cheaper"
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring AWD better.
"Better mileage"
30
Guru2RDWZ writes:
Great vehicle, nice ride, good pickup, easy handling.
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Hyundai Kona SEL AWD worse.
"The Honda had more head and leg room in rear seating area and slightly more cargo capacity."
Value Ranked 2020 Hyundai Kona SEL AWD better.
"The push button AWD was a big plus"
Guru32B9X writes:
Over all very good. Had alot of road noise and the drivers seat was uncomfortable
Front Seats Ranked 2020 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium AWD better.
"More lumbar support"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium AWD better.
"More room behind the second row of seats items and dogs."
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Guru94G2P4 writes:
Although the Tiguan was slightly noisier than the CX-5, the Tiguan won for cargo space and backseat room (also...
Power Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD better.
"Similar power, although 0-60 on Tiguan is slow. "
Handling Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"Great on highway tight turns. Hugged the road"
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"On par"
Front Seats Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"Better support and easy to adjust"
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"These seats are adjustable and can move up or back"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"A good 5-6 longer and maybe wider."
Family Car Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"The back seat and capacity. "
Value Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD better.
"Mazda had a lift gate and a few more tech features, but those didnt win out on comfort and visibility"
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"I fit better in the Tiguan. Wasnt distracted by the dash. Excellent visibility to the road. Cargo space and back seat. "
20
Gregg writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Subaru Outback Premium AWD better.
"Outback has much more style"
Family Car Ranked 2020 Subaru Outback Premium AWD better.
"Roomy"

Specs

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
27 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
32 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
190 hp @ 5,600 RPM
184 hp @ 4,400 RPM
Torque
179 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
221 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
11.7:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.87 in x 3.52 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 40.2 in
Back Legroom 40.4 in 38.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 39.2 cu ft 37.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,181 lbs 926 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 182.1 in 185.1 in
Width 73 in 72.4 in
Height 66.5 in 66.3 in
Wheelbase 104.7 in 109.8 in

Available Options

2020 Honda CR-V
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Radiant Red Metallic
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
S 4Motion AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Silk Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • 3RD Row Seat Package
  • Rear Roof-Edge Spoiler
  • Side Steps (Set Of 2)
  • TIGUAN Three-Row MDO Package
  • TIGUAN Two-Row MDO Package
  • Trailer Hitch Electrical Kit & Receiver Kit

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