Silver VW Atlas and orange VW Tiguan in comparison image

2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan

We can’t think of a better SUV brand than Volkswagen; though there are only two vehicles to speak of in the segment from the brand, both of them are bona fide, unrivaled class leaders. It’s because of this that you can’t go wrong with either the new Atlas or Tiguan, but we want to help you on your search anyway. Boucher VW of Racine has put together a 2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan comparison for you to check out, so come in and see what each of these are capable of – again, there’s no wrong choice! 

Comparison chart between the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan 

The Atlas and Tiguan are top choices in the crossover market no matter what you’re most interested in, be it tech innovation, drivetrain advancement, or interior versatility. Browse through the chart below to see how they compare! 


2019 Volkswagen Atlas  vs  2019 Volkswagen Tiguan 
$30,895  Starting Price  $24,295 
3.6-liter VR6 V6 / 276 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque  Largest Engine / Max. Horsepower and Torque  2.0-liter TSI® Inline 4 engine / 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque  
Eight Passengers / 96.8 cubic feet  Seating Capacity / Cargo Volume  Seven Passengers / 73.5 cubic feet 
8-speed automatic with Tiptronic® and Sport Mode   Transmission  8-speed Automatic with Sport Mode 
Yes, 4MOTION®All-Wheel Drive   All-Wheel Drive System?   Yes, 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive  
5,000 pounds  Max. Towing Capacity  1,500 pounds  
20 miles per gallon city / 26 miles per gallon highway  City and Highway Fuel Economy  22 miles per gallon city / 29 miles per gallon highway 

Silver 2019 Volkswagen Atlas parked on pier dock

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan parked on dark city curb at night


Tech innovations inside the 2019 VW Atlas and Tiguan 

Besides their stellar power and punch, the 2019 Atlas and Tiguan also bring leagues of tech advancement to the table. Both offer a Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, premium audio, and compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Plus, with stellar driver assistance innovations like Adaptive Cruise Control and Blind Spot Monitoring available on both, it’s no wonder why so many Americans pick VW year after year.  


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Test drive a new Volkswagen SUV at Frank Boucher Volkswagen in Racine WI 

The Atlas and Tiguan are both major players in the United States automotive market, and they’re each available today in Racine. Contact our Boucher VW team if you’re looking to set up a date and time to test drive one of these icons!