2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Honda CR-V

The crossover SUV segment is one of the most competitive in the automotive world, with almost every major brand putting forth their version into this relatively new classification. The 2018 VW Tiguan and 2018 Honda CR-V are two of the most popular options in the crossover class, and it's no surprise why. Both vehicles offer a lot for consumers, with a host of standard safety and tech features, attractive interior and exterior design, and lively performance.

To help you choose between these crossovers, our experts at Fox VW of Rochester, Hills, MI, reviewed their differences. Read below for the full breakdown, then click through to our offers and inventory to find a great value on a new VW Tiguan. If you have any questions, please call one of our Fox VW specialists at (248) 731-0113.

Performance Specs

The Tiguan and the CR-V provide ample power in a small package, with both vehicles sporting a 4-cylinder engine. However, the Tiguan edges the CR-V out with its superior torque, delivering more acceleration and passing power to the VW crossover. Check the table below for key performance specs.

2018 VW Tiguan S


2018 Honda CR-V LX




2.0L turbo I4


2.4L I4

8-speed automatic



184 HP


184 HP

221 lb.-ft.


180 lb.-ft.

15.3 gal

Fuel Tank Volume

14 gal

Interior and Exterior

With an ergonomically designed dashboard, loads of standard features, and plenty of optional packages, the 2018 VW Tiguan provides a level of customization that the CR-V can't match. When you add in the available third row seating, for a total capacity of seven passengers, the Tiguan clearly comes out on top. Read on for a list of features only available on the 2018 Tiguan.

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
  • 8-in. Discover Media touchscreen
  • Frameless, self-dimming mirror
  • Vienna leather upholstery
  • Panoramic sunroof with ambient lighting
  • R-Line Appearance Package

Safety and Technology

Both the Tiguan and CR-V are equipped with the latest and greatest safety and tech features, providing the utmost quality for on-road protection and entertainment. But when you get into the details, the Tiguan offers more across the board. Explore all the Tiguan-exclusive features in the list below.

  • 4MOTION all-wheel drive
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Volkswagen Car-NetĀ® App-Connect
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit 12.3-in. digital instrument cluster
  • FenderĀ® Premium Audio System
2018 Honda CR-V

2018 VW Tiguan for Sale in Rochester Hills, MI

If the 2018 VW Tiguan has caught your eye, browse through our new inventory to find the model that suits you best. While you're there, don't forget to check out our offers to find great savings on an all-new Tiguan. Once you've taken care of that, schedule a test drive at our Rochester Hills, MI, dealership by completing our online form or by calling us at (248) 731-0113.

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