Compare 2019 Nissan Rogue vs 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan

2019 Nissan Rogue
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan
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AWD S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Rogue AWD S 25 32 $24,961 $26,370
Rogue AWD SL 25 32 $31,073 $32,840
Rogue AWD SL Hybrid 31 34 $31,215 $32,990
Rogue AWD SV 25 32 $26,303 $27,790
Rogue AWD SV Hybrid 31 34 $27,493 $29,050
Rogue FWD S 26 33 $23,686 $25,020
Rogue FWD SL 26 33 $29,798 $31,490
Rogue FWD SL Hybrid 33 35 $29,940 $31,640
Rogue FWD SV 26 33 $25,028 $26,440
Rogue FWD SV Hybrid 33 35 $26,218 $27,700
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2.0T S 4MOTION
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Tiguan 2.0T S 4MOTION 20 27 $25,195 $26,245
Tiguan 2.0T S FWD 22 29 $23,947 $24,945
Tiguan 2.0T SE 4MOTION 20 27 $27,259 $28,395
Tiguan 2.0T SE FWD 22 29 $26,011 $27,095
Tiguan 2.0T SE R-Line Black 4MOTION 20 27 $30,331 $31,595
Tiguan 2.0T SE R-Line Black FWD 22 29 $29,083 $30,295
Tiguan 2.0T SEL 4MOTION 20 27 $32,203 $33,545
Tiguan 2.0T SEL FWD 22 29 $30,955 $32,245
Tiguan 2.0T SEL Premium R-Line 4MOTION 20 27 $37,243 $38,795
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,961
$25,195
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$26,370
$26,245
Monthly Payment Estimate
$440 / month
$437 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.5
6.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Nissan Rogue capitalizes on space and value among small family crossovers. The 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan is a well-rounded crossover SUV, just don’t expect to use its third row for anyone bigger than the family dog.
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Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
32 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
105.8 101.1
Second Head Room (in)
38.5 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 55.8
Front Leg Room (in)
43 40.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
54 -
Second Leg Room (in)
37.9 38.7
Front Head Room (in)
41.6 39.6
Second Hip Room (in)
52.1 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.6 57
Third Leg Room (in)
- NA
Third Head Room (in)
- NA
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- NA
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.4 7.9
Length, Overall (in)
184.5 185.1
Height, Overall (in)
68.5 66.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.8 61.8
Wheelbase (in)
106.5 109.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.4 72.4
Track Width, Front (in)
62.8 62.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
70 73.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
39.3 37.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
42.6 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
37.9 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
39.3 37.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
68.9 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
51.2 -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.5 11.8
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 13.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 15.9
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- 37.7
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P225/65HR17 P215/65HR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/65HR17 P215/65HR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1102 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1102 1500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
1102 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
110 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
110 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3580 3847
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 360
Engine
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.0 L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
170 @ 6000 184 @ 4400
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
175 @ 4400 221 @ 1600
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
27 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
32 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 20
Transmission
Trans Type
1 8
Drivetrain
All Wheel All Wheel
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
6.39 3.33
Trans Order Code
NA VJ
Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD Automatic w/OD
Reverse Ratio (:1)
5.60 3.99
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.95
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.81
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 3.14
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.43
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- 5.59
Summary
Vehicle Name
Nissan Rogue Volkswagen Tiguan
Body Style
Sport Utility 4MOTION
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 7.7
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
--
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
--
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
--
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
--
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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2019 Nissan Rogue
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  • 2020 Tiguan has new standard features
  • Rebates: Unadvertised discounts + $500 for select customers
  • Lease: From $299 per month for 39 months
  • Finance: From 2.9% APR for 60 months
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