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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan

2012 Honda CR-V

  2012 Volkswagen Tiguan 2WD 4-door Auto S Side Exterior View 2012 Honda CR-V
Invoice $21,926 $21,132
18/27 22/31
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Bottom Line It's not particularly fun to drive, but the 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan feels every bit like a premium crossover vehicle. Read Full Review The 2012 Honda CR-V is a great family vehicle, with a thoughtfully designed and comfortable interior, and improved refinement, but it lacks the confident, sprightly feel present in past CR-Vs. Read Full Review
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  • A premium interior
  • Turbo four is strong, efficient
  • Cabin is roomy
  • Build quality and materials
  • Tasteful looks will last


  • Handling is uninspired
  • Manual transmission feels vague
  • Styling can seem too staid
  • Expensive for its niche


  • Very comfortable seating
  • Excellent one-pull folding backseat
  • Simple, tasteful dash layout
  • Quiet, refined cabin
  • Standard Bluetooth connectivity


  • Steering feel
  • Bland, slightly evolved exterior
  • Unimpressive interior materials
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